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2012 Results: Palos Verdes Peninsula, 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 2       1      
Egyptian Goose 1       1      
Mallard 5       3      
Blue-winged Teal 12       2      
Canvasback 2       1      
Redhead 1       1      
Black Scoter 1       1      
California Quail 9       3      
Indian Peafowl 28       7      
Common Loon 8       2      
Black-footed Albatross 2       2      
American White Pelican 28       4      
Brown Pelican 14       5      
Least Bittern 2       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
California Condor 4       1      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 9       6      
Bald Eagle 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 23       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 38       24      
Snowy Plover 2       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 8       2      
Western Gull 65       6      
California Gull 9       3      
Royal Tern 4       2      
Cassin's Auklet 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 49       5      
Band-tailed Pigeon 4       1      
Mourning Dove 68       18      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Barn Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 7       4      
Long-eared Owl 2       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 50       28      
Allen's Hummingbird 38       20      
Prairie Falcon 6       2      
Rose-ringed Parakeet 4       2      
White-fronted Parrot 4       1      
Red-lored Parrot 2       2      
Black Phoebe 4       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 57       17      
American Crow 231       33      
Common Raven 71       21      
Barn Swallow 12       3      
Cliff Swallow 17       5      
Bushtit 16       9      
Brown Creeper 6       2      
Rock Wren 6       1      
House Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 6       2      
California Gnatcatcher 2       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 4       3      
California Thrasher 4       1      
European Starling 6       2      
American Pipit 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 6       2      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 8       3      
Black-throated Gray Warbler 6       2      
Spotted Towhee 18       6      
California Towhee 17       9      
Sage Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 13       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 38       11      
Red-winged Blackbird 4       2      
House Finch 65       21      
Lesser Goldfinch 49       16      
American Goldfinch 13       1      
House Sparrow 37       9      
Nutmeg Mannikin 4       1      
Total 1,258             

A total of 75 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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