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2009 Results: Pacifica, California

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Mallard 14       3      
Surf Scoter 208       2      
Black Scoter 5       1      
Ruddy Duck 10       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       2      
Western Grebe 3       3      
Clark's Grebe 2       2      
Brandt's Cormorant 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Pelagic Cormorant 18       5      
Brown Pelican 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 8       4      
Osprey 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       8      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 24       5      
Killdeer 2       1      
Willet 4       2      
Mew Gull 29       2      
Ring-billed Gull 3       2      
Western Gull 53       6      
California Gull 9       3      
Thayer's Gull 11       2      
Glaucous-winged Gull 22       4      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 205       6      
Mourning Dove 36       4      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 39       12      
Allen's Hummingbird 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 2       1      
Black Phoebe 19       7      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Steller's Jay 2       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 3       3      
American Crow 1       1      
Common Raven 102       13      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 23       8      
Bushtit 9       2      
Pygmy Nuthatch 1       1      
Rock Wren 2       2      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 8       3      
American Robin 20       7      
European Starling 18       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 7       3      
Spotted Towhee 6       6      
California Towhee 19       7      
Fox Sparrow 7       5      
Song Sparrow 8       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 64       13      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 32       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 74       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 5       3      
Western Meadowlark 29       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 98       6      
Purple Finch 21       4      
House Finch 37       11      
Pine Siskin 100       4      
Lesser Goldfinch 24       5      
American Goldfinch 9       4      
Total 1,492             

A total of 65 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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