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2006 Results: Palm Desert, 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 4       1      
American Wigeon 37       3      
Mallard 127       8      
Cinnamon Teal 1       1      
Northern Shoveler 3       2      
Northern Pintail 2       2      
Ring-necked Duck 15       3      
Ruddy Duck 7       2      
Gambel's Quail 20       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       2      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 9       9      
Prairie Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 44       6      
Killdeer 53       3      
Black-necked Stilt 16       3      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 93       8      
Mourning Dove 127       16      
Common Ground-Dove 1       1      
Greater Roadrunner 9       6      
Anna's Hummingbird 22       13      
Costa's Hummingbird 19       15      
Black Phoebe 19       12      
Say's Phoebe 15       8      
Vermilion Flycatcher 3       3      
American Crow 8       5      
Common Raven 2       2      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 8       4      
Tree Swallow 25       1      
Verdin 34       13      
Cactus Wren 7       1      
Bewick's Wren 6       6      
House Wren 8       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
American Robin 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 36       16      
European Starling 147       7      
Phainopepla 6       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 6       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 40       10      
Abert's Towhee 12       7      
Lark Sparrow 6       1      
Sage Sparrow 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 2       2      
Lincoln's Sparrow 3       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 77       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 102       5      
Brewer's Blackbird 58       5      
Great-tailed Grackle 27       7      
House Finch 106       17      
Lesser Goldfinch 53       10      
American Goldfinch 6       1      
House Sparrow 36       9      
Total 1,488             

A total of 59 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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