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2008 Results: Petaluma, 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
Snow Goose 1       1      
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 167       4      
Mute Swan 12       2      
American Wigeon 8       1      
Mallard 30       5      
Cinnamon Teal 4       1      
Northern Shoveler 37       1      
Canvasback 19       3      
Greater Scaup 80       1      
Lesser Scaup 78       4      
Bufflehead 23       4      
Common Goldeneye 18       3      
Common Merganser 5       1      
Ruddy Duck 21       2      
California Quail 37       2      
Wild Turkey 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 2       2      
Western Grebe 3       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 3       3      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 62       4      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       2      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
American Coot 85       1      
Black-bellied Plover 60       1      
Killdeer 3       2      
Black-necked Stilt 18       2      
American Avocet 24       2      
Long-billed Curlew 3       2      
Long-billed Dowitcher 4       1      
Ring-billed Gull 10       1      
Western Gull 10       1      
California Gull 122       2      
Glaucous-winged Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 48       2      
Mourning Dove 13       6      
Anna's Hummingbird 11       4      
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 3       1      
Black Phoebe 5       2      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Steller's Jay 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 6       4      
American Crow 18       5      
Common Raven 11       2      
Tree Swallow 30       3      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 10       2      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 4       1      
Pacific Wren 15       1      
Marsh Wren 3       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       1      
Western Bluebird 2       1      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 11       2      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 204       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       6      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
California Towhee 7       4      
Song Sparrow 10       2      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 60       10      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 27       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 7       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 27       5      
Western Meadowlark 2       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 200       3      
House Finch 12       6      
Lesser Goldfinch 7       1      
American Goldfinch 42       3      
House Sparrow 18       7      
Total 1,808             

A total of 83 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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