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2010 Results: Morro Bay, 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
Brant 52       1      
Mallard 7       1      
Surf Scoter 2       1      
Bufflehead 40       3      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Pacific Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       3      
Eared Grebe 2       1      
Western Grebe 17       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Pelagic Cormorant 4       1      
Brown Pelican 6       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 3       3      
Snowy Egret 11       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 11       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       5      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 2       1      
Black Oystercatcher 1       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       2      
Willet 41       2      
Long-billed Curlew 25       5      
Marbled Godwit 55       4      
Sanderling 32       2      
Western Sandpiper 45       2      
Least Sandpiper 239       3      
Dunlin 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 14       3      
Western Gull 39       5      
Caspian Tern 1       1      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 8       2      
Mourning Dove 3       3      
Anna's Hummingbird 4       3      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 4       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 6       4      
American Crow 5       3      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 3       3      
Bushtit 14       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
California Thrasher 1       1      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 20       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       1      
California Towhee 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 26       7      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 15       6      
Red-winged Blackbird 5       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 15       5      
American Goldfinch 5       3      
House Sparrow 36       2      
Total 872             

A total of 64 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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