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1999 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
California Quail 60       2      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 10       4      
Osprey 1       1      
White-tailed Kite 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       3      
American Kestrel 8       1      
American Coot 30       1      
California Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 2       1      
Mourning Dove 78       23      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Burrowing Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 27       15      
Rufous Hummingbird 6       2      
Acorn Woodpecker 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 7       5      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 7       5      
Black Phoebe 17       11      
Hutton's Vireo 2       2      
Steller's Jay 11       7      
Western Scrub-Jay 63       27      
American Crow 47       12      
Common Raven 1       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 27       13      
Oak Titmouse 11       7      
Bushtit 18       8      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 4       4      
Bewick's Wren 5       4      
House Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 17       5      
Western Bluebird 5       2      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 235       21      
Northern Mockingbird 11       5      
California Thrasher 5       3      
European Starling 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 30       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 14       7      
Townsend's Warbler 7       3      
Spotted Towhee 12       6      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 3       2      
California Towhee 50       20      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Lark Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 3       2      
Song Sparrow 13       5      
White-crowned Sparrow 24       9      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 60       13      
Dark-eyed Junco 35       12      
Brewer's Blackbird 24       1      
Purple Finch 9       3      
House Finch 88       20      
Pine Siskin 32       5      
Lesser Goldfinch 14       5      
American Goldfinch 35       4      
House Sparrow 21       5      
Total 1,216             

A total of 60 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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