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2008 Results: Monterey, 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
Canada Goose 6       1      
Mallard 6       1      
Greater Scaup 2       1      
Surf Scoter 235       1      
Long-tailed Duck 5       1      
Bufflehead 4       1      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
Common Loon 7       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       2      
Horned Grebe 30       1      
Eared Grebe 44       1      
Western Grebe 23       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 38       1      
Pelagic Cormorant 9       1      
Great Egret 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
American Coot 12       1      
Black Turnstone 17       1      
Sanderling 3       1      
Heermann's Gull 4       1      
Mew Gull 4       1      
Western Gull 355       2      
California Gull 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 138       3      
Band-tailed Pigeon 1       1      
Mourning Dove 5       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 3       2      
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 9       2      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 3       2      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 5       2      
American Crow 16       3      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 22       2      
Oak Titmouse 3       2      
Bushtit 6       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 1       1      
European Starling 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 2       2      
California Towhee 4       2      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 13       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 8       2      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 7       2      
Lesser Goldfinch 4       1      
House Sparrow 1       1      
Total 1,084             

A total of 56 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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