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1999 Results: Orinda, 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 7       1      
Mallard 4       1      
Ring-necked Duck 20       1      
Bufflehead 5       1      
Ruddy Duck 40       1      
California Quail 11       2      
Great Blue Heron 5       1      
Turkey Vulture 11       7      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       4      
American Kestrel 2       1      
American Coot 5       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Band-tailed Pigeon 11       3      
Mourning Dove 88       23      
Anna's Hummingbird 45       23      
Allen's Hummingbird 4       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 3       2      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 3       3      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 12       10      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Black Phoebe 2       2      
Hutton's Vireo 2       2      
Steller's Jay 62       17      
Western Scrub-Jay 96       27      
American Crow 8       5      
Common Raven 7       2      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 95       21      
Oak Titmouse 40       19      
Bushtit 46       5      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 13       9      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 5       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 16       6      
Wrentit 4       2      
Western Bluebird 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 11       10      
American Robin 205       18      
European Starling 3       1      
Cedar Waxwing 139       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3       1      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 38       20      
California Towhee 76       23      
Fox Sparrow 20       9      
Song Sparrow 15       8      
White-crowned Sparrow 29       8      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 164       20      
Dark-eyed Junco 142       24      
Purple Finch 21       5      
House Finch 159       19      
Pine Siskin 7       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 30       7      
American Goldfinch 95       10      
Total 1,854             

A total of 59 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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