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2008 Results: Los Angeles, 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
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 19       2      
American Wigeon 18       3      
Mallard 80       5      
Cinnamon Teal 6       1      
Northern Shoveler 5       2      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 6       2      
Ruddy Duck 4       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 23       3      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 9       2      
Snowy Egret 4       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       9      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 105       3      
Black-necked Stilt 3       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 13       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Western Gull 67       3      
California Gull 19       3      
Rock Pigeon 168       7      
Band-tailed Pigeon 13       4      
Mourning Dove 150       15      
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet 17       3      
White-throated Swift 20       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 26       16      
Costa's Hummingbird 3       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Allen's Hummingbird 8       4      
Acorn Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 5       3      
Gray Flycatcher 4       3      
Black Phoebe 11       4      
Cassin's Kingbird 2       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 31       15      
American Crow 75       14      
Common Raven 36       5      
Mountain Chickadee 1       1      
Oak Titmouse 9       5      
Bushtit 36       7      
Bewick's Wren 11       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Hermit Thrush 3       1      
American Robin 23       6      
Northern Mockingbird 29       14      
European Starling 128       3      
Cedar Waxwing 30       1      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 42       10      
Townsend's Warbler 5       1      
Spotted Towhee 10       7      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 3       1      
California Towhee 15       6      
Chipping Sparrow 5       1      
Brewer's Sparrow 1       1      
Sage Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 20       2      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 17       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 15       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 30       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 132       6      
Great-tailed Grackle 26       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 5       1      
Purple Finch 10       5      
House Finch 183       18      
Lesser Goldfinch 97       6      
American Goldfinch 18       2      
House Sparrow 198       16      
Total 2,100             

A total of 78 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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