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2007 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 295       8      
American Wigeon 80       1      
Mallard 61       7      
Northern Shoveler 50       1      
Northern Pintail 10       1      
Canvasback 116       4      
Redhead 2       2      
Tufted Duck 2       2      
Greater Scaup 161       2      
Lesser Scaup 264       5      
Surf Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 49       5      
Common Goldeneye 79       6      
Barrow's Goldeneye 3       2      
Ruddy Duck 212       5      
California Quail 1       1      
Wild Turkey 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       3      
Eared Grebe 6       2      
Western Grebe 31       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 12       3      
American White Pelican 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       3      
Great Egret 10       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 37       4      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       4      
Clapper Rail 3       1      
American Coot 249       8      
American Avocet 30       1      
Willet 10       1      
Ring-billed Gull 282       7      
Western Gull 40       4      
California Gull 107       7      
Herring Gull 4       3      
Glaucous-winged Gull 19       3      
Rock Pigeon 149       11      
Band-tailed Pigeon 102       4      
Mourning Dove 84       29      
Anna's Hummingbird 53       31      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 5       3      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 4       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 16       14      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Steller's Jay 49       20      
Western Scrub-Jay 64       25      
American Crow 44       17      
Common Raven 5       3      
Barn Swallow 4       1      
Mountain Chickadee 2       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 122       29      
Oak Titmouse 20       14      
Bushtit 61       15      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       5      
Pygmy Nuthatch 12       4      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Bewick's Wren 6       5      
House Wren 12       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 13       12      
Western Bluebird 2       1      
Hermit Thrush 5       5      
American Robin 98       25      
Varied Thrush 9       5      
Northern Mockingbird 5       3      
California Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 47       3      
Cedar Waxwing 18       2      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 7       6      
Townsend's Warbler 10       7      
Spotted Towhee 17       9      
California Towhee 78       35      
Fox Sparrow 6       3      
Song Sparrow 38       14      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 50       16      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 46       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 160       23      
Red-winged Blackbird 2       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 7       2      
Purple Finch 6       2      
House Finch 186       33      
Pine Siskin 8       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 68       14      
American Goldfinch 185       14      
House Sparrow 128       24      
Total 4,281             

A total of 92 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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