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2011 Results: Novato, 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 9       1      
Gadwall 28       2      
American Wigeon 30       2      
Mallard 16       2      
Northern Shoveler 36       2      
Northern Pintail 18       1      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Canvasback 19       1      
Bufflehead 32       1      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Common Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 106       2      
California Quail 13       3      
Wild Turkey 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       1      
Western Grebe 4       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 3       1      
American White Pelican 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Great Egret 3       2      
Snowy Egret 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 42       11      
White-tailed Kite 2       1      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 10       8      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       4      
American Coot 15       1      
Black-necked Stilt 8       1      
American Avocet 32       1      
Marbled Godwit 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 100       1      
Western Gull 16       2      
California Gull 8       1      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 45       2      
Band-tailed Pigeon 45       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 5       2      
Mourning Dove 36       4      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 25       15      
Acorn Woodpecker 12       4      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 10       8      
Downy Woodpecker 9       6      
Northern Flicker 8       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 6       4      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 32       16      
American Crow 58       11      
Common Raven 6       3      
Tree Swallow 76       2      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 13       8      
Oak Titmouse 24       15      
Bushtit 38       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 11       7      
Pygmy Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 2       2      
House Wren 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       3      
Wrentit 2       1      
Western Bluebird 9       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 10       6      
Northern Mockingbird 14       6      
European Starling 17       3      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 12       3      
Spotted Towhee 8       7      
California Towhee 28       14      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 3       2      
White-throated Sparrow 2       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 105       12      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 76       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 89       12      
Red-winged Blackbird 181       3      
Western Meadowlark 6       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 356       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6       1      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 96       14      
Pine Siskin 3       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 76       14      
American Goldfinch 46       10      
House Sparrow 12       3      
Total 2,225             

A total of 90 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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