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2008 Results: Oakland, 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 104       5      
American Wigeon 91       3      
Mallard 81       6      
Cinnamon Teal 3       1      
Northern Shoveler 14       3      
Northern Pintail 70       1      
Green-winged Teal 12       2      
Canvasback 6       1      
Greater Scaup 31       2      
Lesser Scaup 14       1      
Surf Scoter 2       1      
Bufflehead 22       5      
Common Goldeneye 8       4      
Barrow's Goldeneye 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 337       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 7       3      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 12       3      
Western Grebe 4       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 12       3      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Great Egret 2       1      
Snowy Egret 3       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 21       8      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 20       11      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
American Coot 174       5      
Black-bellied Plover 5       2      
Black-necked Stilt 7       2      
American Avocet 80       2      
Willet 40       3      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       1      
Long-billed Curlew 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 182       10      
Western Gull 74       7      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 272       11      
Band-tailed Pigeon 18       2      
Mourning Dove 64       23      
Anna's Hummingbird 42       22      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Allen's Hummingbird 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 13       8      
Hutton's Vireo 4       3      
Steller's Jay 31       16      
Western Scrub-Jay 42       23      
American Crow 49       17      
Common Raven 5       2      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 49       20      
Oak Titmouse 7       5      
Bushtit 77       9      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       4      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 13       13      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       6      
Western Bluebird 3       2      
Hermit Thrush 10       7      
American Robin 177       26      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
European Starling 7       4      
Cedar Waxwing 126       10      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 12       9      
Townsend's Warbler 11       7      
Spotted Towhee 1       1      
California Towhee 47       22      
Fox Sparrow 3       2      
Song Sparrow 16       10      
White-crowned Sparrow 43       11      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 59       12      
Dark-eyed Junco 91       22      
Western Meadowlark 14       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 7       3      
House Finch 121       23      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 138       15      
American Goldfinch 49       9      
House Sparrow 31       13      
Total 3,137             

A total of 90 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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