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2008 Results: Long Beach, 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
Snow Goose 3       1      
Brant 6       1      
Canada Goose 26       1      
Gadwall 15       1      
American Wigeon 102       4      
Mallard 189       10      
Northern Shoveler 190       5      
Lesser Scaup 91       3      
Surf Scoter 331       3      
Bufflehead 35       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 4       2      
Ruddy Duck 73       7      
Pacific Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 25       6      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 19       3      
Western Grebe 175       1      
Clark's Grebe 10       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 150       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 90       5      
Pelagic Cormorant 6       2      
Brown Pelican 52       2      
Great Blue Heron 16       9      
Great Egret 11       4      
Snowy Egret 33       5      
Green Heron 3       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 10       4      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Osprey 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 7       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 15       8      
American Kestrel 3       3      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
American Coot 670       10      
Black-bellied Plover 20       1      
Killdeer 20       1      
Black Oystercatcher 5       1      
Black-necked Stilt 15       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       1      
Wandering Tattler 2       1      
Willet 14       4      
Whimbrel 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 21       2      
Surfbird 6       1      
Sanderling 15       1      
Least Sandpiper 10       1      
Heermann's Gull 28       2      
Mew Gull 175       1      
Ring-billed Gull 264       8      
Western Gull 216       4      
California Gull 148       8      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 10       1      
Caspian Tern 4       1      
Royal Tern 20       1      
Common Murre 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 319       14      
Mourning Dove 55       16      
Mitred Parakeet 39       2      
Red-masked Parakeet 2       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 38       17      
Costa's Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 2       1      
Allen's Hummingbird 26       6      
Belted Kingfisher 7       3      
Northern Flicker 2       1      
Gray Flycatcher 2       1      
Black Phoebe 42       13      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 9       6      
American Crow 149       20      
Common Raven 2       1      
Bushtit 168       8      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 27       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       3      
Western Bluebird 8       1      
Hermit Thrush 12       5      
American Robin 18       1      
Northern Mockingbird 6       5      
European Starling 33       6      
Cedar Waxwing 50       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 5       3      
Common Yellowthroat 7       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 57       14      
Black-throated Gray Warbler 1       1      
Townsend's Warbler 14       3      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
California Towhee 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 5       2      
Black-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 28       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 17       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 1       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 26       1      
House Finch 117       12      
Lesser Goldfinch 66       5      
American Goldfinch 12       2      
House Sparrow 121       11      
Orange Bishop 5       1      
Nutmeg Mannikin 2       1      
Total 4,885             

A total of 103 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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