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2012 Results: Laguna Niguel, 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 23       2      
Gadwall 14       1      
American Wigeon 8       1      
Mallard 22       2      
Northern Shoveler 6       1      
Lesser Scaup 19       1      
Surf Scoter 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 45       1      
California Quail 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       1      
Western Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 52       3      
American White Pelican 19       2      
Brown Pelican 25       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 3       2      
Snowy Egret 3       2      
White-faced Ibis 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 6       3      
Osprey 1       1      
White-tailed Kite 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 13       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
Common Gallinule 6       1      
American Coot 132       2      
Willet 11       1      
Whimbrel 7       1      
Heermann's Gull 7       1      
Ring-billed Gull 50       1      
Western Gull 3       1      
California Gull 302       2      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Royal Tern 99       1      
Rock Pigeon 17       3      
Mourning Dove 14       6      
Anna's Hummingbird 28       6      
Rufous Hummingbird 4       1      
Allen's Hummingbird 5       3      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 4       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Black Phoebe 16       5      
Cassin's Kingbird 3       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 26       2      
American Crow 79       6      
Common Raven 4       2      
Bushtit 9       2      
House Wren 6       3      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       1      
Wrentit 2       1      
Western Bluebird 4       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 7       4      
California Thrasher 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 30       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       2      
Common Yellowthroat 10       2      
Magnolia Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 19       5      
Spotted Towhee 2       2      
California Towhee 12       4      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 12       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 10       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 9       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 10       2      
House Finch 51       9      
Lesser Goldfinch 19       3      
American Goldfinch 16       2      
House Sparrow 22       3      
Total 1,359             

A total of 71 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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