Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2004 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 47       1      
American Wigeon 10       1      
Mallard 48       3      
Canvasback 20       1      
Greater Scaup 22       1      
Lesser Scaup 400       1      
Bufflehead 41       1      
Common Goldeneye 91       2      
Barrow's Goldeneye 6       1      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 104       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 10       2      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 10       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 23       2      
Great Egret 4       1      
Snowy Egret 4       1      
Green Heron 2       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 46       2      
Turkey Vulture 7       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 157       2      
Ring-billed Gull 91       4      
Western Gull 31       2      
California Gull 43       1      
Rock Pigeon 977       6      
Mourning Dove 48       11      
Anna's Hummingbird 15       10      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Black Phoebe 5       3      
Steller's Jay 8       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 16       10      
American Crow 10       2      
Common Raven 6       3      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 36       7      
Oak Titmouse 2       2      
Bushtit 27       2      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Bewick's Wren 7       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 80       12      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 9       3      
Cedar Waxwing 43       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       3      
Townsend's Warbler 2       1      
Spotted Towhee 3       2      
California Towhee 30       16      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 5       4      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 51       7      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 11       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 40       12      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 33       10      
Pine Siskin 10       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 27       8      
American Goldfinch 93       6      
House Sparrow 41       8      
Total 2,880             

A total of 64 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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