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2009 Results: Gilroy, California

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 64       1      
Gadwall 17       2      
Eurasian Wigeon 3       1      
American Wigeon 3       1      
Mallard 252       2      
Northern Shoveler 6       1      
Northern Pintail 7       2      
Green-winged Teal 3       1      
Canvasback 35       1      
Redhead 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 9       2      
Bufflehead 9       4      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Common Merganser 145       2      
Ruddy Duck 45       2      
California Quail 68       3      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Wild Turkey 70       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       3      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Clark's Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 22       2      
Great Blue Heron 7       4      
Great Egret 3       3      
Turkey Vulture 22       3      
White-tailed Kite 2       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       5      
American Kestrel 5       4      
American Coot 68       3      
Killdeer 2       1      
Black-necked Stilt 9       1      
Mew Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 2       1      
Western Gull 5       2      
California Gull 1       1      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 28       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1       1      
Mourning Dove 4       2      
White-throated Swift 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 14       8      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 9       5      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 10       4      
Black Phoebe 4       4      
Say's Phoebe 5       5      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       3      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Steller's Jay 3       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 7       4      
Yellow-billed Magpie 9       2      
American Crow 17       6      
Common Raven 3       2      
Horned Lark 4       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1       1      
Tree Swallow 60       3      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 3       1      
Oak Titmouse 5       3      
Bushtit 20       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Rock Wren 4       2      
Bewick's Wren 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Wrentit 1       1      
Western Bluebird 3       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 8       4      
Northern Mockingbird 4       4      
European Starling 12       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 12       3      
Spotted Towhee 4       3      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
California Towhee 6       4      
Lark Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       2      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 4       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 45       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 5       1      
Tricolored Blackbird 5       2      
Western Meadowlark 5       4      
Brewer's Blackbird 23       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 35       5      
Lesser Goldfinch 1       1      
American Goldfinch 3       1      
House Sparrow 1       1      
Total 1,329             

A total of 95 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.