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1999 Results: Palo Alto, 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 6       1      
American Wigeon 51       2      
Mallard 72       5      
Cinnamon Teal 6       1      
Northern Shoveler 16       1      
Green-winged Teal 3       1      
Canvasback 110       1      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 18       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Great Egret 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 2       2      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 14       1      
American Avocet 7       1      
Ring-billed Gull 24       1      
California Gull 24       3      
Herring Gull 52       2      
Rock Pigeon 107       3      
Band-tailed Pigeon 8       1      
Mourning Dove 147       27      
Anna's Hummingbird 40       21      
Costa's Hummingbird 3       3      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 5       3      
Downy Woodpecker 5       4      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
White-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 9       4      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Steller's Jay 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 24       15      
American Crow 13       7      
Common Raven 5       2      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 52       20      
Oak Titmouse 17       11      
Bushtit 28       5      
Pygmy Nuthatch 10       1      
Bewick's Wren 6       4      
House Wren 6       2      
Pacific Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Western Bluebird 2       1      
Hermit Thrush 5       4      
American Robin 280       14      
Northern Mockingbird 13       10      
California Thrasher 2       2      
Cedar Waxwing 70       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 8       4      
Townsend's Warbler 5       4      
Spotted Towhee 2       1      
California Towhee 26       15      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 5       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 80       12      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 19       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 28       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 15       1      
Western Meadowlark 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 10       1      
Purple Finch 8       4      
House Finch 172       17      
Pine Siskin 11       4      
Lesser Goldfinch 88       8      
American Goldfinch 86       8      
House Sparrow 42       11      
Total 1,893             

A total of 71 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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