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2011 Results: Los Altos, 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
Mallard 2       1      
California Quail 13       2      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
Golden Eagle 2       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 8       1      
California Gull 1       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 3       1      
Mourning Dove 85       11      
Anna's Hummingbird 8       4      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 2       2      
Black Phoebe 2       2      
Steller's Jay 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 19       11      
Yellow-billed Magpie 5       1      
American Crow 23       6      
Common Raven 2       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 27       11      
Oak Titmouse 14       9      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Bewick's Wren 18       11      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Western Bluebird 5       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 12       4      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
Cedar Waxwing 35       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 4       4      
Townsend's Warbler 3       3      
Spotted Towhee 11       7      
California Towhee 21       12      
White-crowned Sparrow 37       7      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 32       11      
Dark-eyed Junco 47       9      
Red-winged Blackbird 55       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 8       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 10       1      
House Finch 145       12      
Pine Siskin 8       2      
Lesser Goldfinch 75       11      
American Goldfinch 14       7      
House Sparrow 1       1      
Total 777             

A total of 47 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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