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2012 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 7       2      
Canada Goose 302       7      
American Wigeon 9       1      
Mallard 79       6      
Blue-winged Teal 4       1      
Cinnamon Teal 16       1      
Northern Shoveler 36       2      
Northern Pintail 15       2      
Green-winged Teal 32       1      
Canvasback 81       3      
Redhead 8       2      
Ring-necked Duck 1       1      
Tufted Duck 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 1,181       5      
Surf Scoter 42       2      
Bufflehead 269       4      
Common Goldeneye 105       4      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 775       5      
Wild Turkey 8       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 65       5      
Horned Grebe 19       2      
Eared Grebe 82       3      
Western Grebe 40       2      
Clark's Grebe 121       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
American White Pelican 3       3      
Brown Pelican 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 4       2      
Snowy Egret 34       4      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 16       2      
Turkey Vulture 31       11      
White-tailed Kite 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       10      
Clapper Rail 3       2      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
American Coot 452       6      
Killdeer 1       1      
Black-necked Stilt 70       2      
American Avocet 600       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 6       1      
Willet 301       2      
Marbled Godwit 100       1      
Western Sandpiper 50       1      
Mew Gull 6       1      
Ring-billed Gull 118       3      
Western Gull 45       3      
California Gull 97       5      
Glaucous-winged Gull 21       2      
Rock Pigeon 337       13      
Band-tailed Pigeon 11       1      
Mourning Dove 109       29      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 60       29      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 8       7      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Black Phoebe 22       14      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 4       2      
Steller's Jay 27       12      
Western Scrub-Jay 56       28      
American Crow 162       18      
Common Raven 22       10      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 74       27      
Oak Titmouse 28       18      
Bushtit 35       9      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 9       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
House Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 5       1      
Bewick's Wren 13       11      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 7       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       9      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 76       21      
Northern Mockingbird 5       2      
European Starling 32       7      
American Pipit 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 124       7      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Common Yellowthroat 4       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 29       12      
Townsend's Warbler 4       4      
Spotted Towhee 17       11      
California Towhee 88       35      
Lark Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 17       9      
Song Sparrow 29       14      
Lincoln's Sparrow 3       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 100       14      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 84       23      
Dark-eyed Junco 85       20      
Western Meadowlark 5       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 127       34      
Pine Siskin 6       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 70       21      
American Goldfinch 23       6      
House Sparrow 122       17      
Total 7,365             

A total of 111 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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