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2012 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 19       1      
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 84       6      
Mute Swan 6       2      
Gadwall 24       2      
Mallard 70       5      
Cinnamon Teal 38       2      
Northern Shoveler 367       4      
Northern Pintail 4       2      
Green-winged Teal 31       3      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Bufflehead 9       2      
Ruddy Duck 157       3      
California Quail 5       1      
Wild Turkey 18       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Egret 6       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 9       2      
Turkey Vulture 36       8      
White-tailed Kite 6       3      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 10       4      
American Coot 340       4      
Killdeer 9       3      
Black-necked Stilt 19       4      
American Avocet 350       2      
Western Sandpiper 60       1      
Least Sandpiper 250       1      
Mew Gull 14       1      
Ring-billed Gull 13       2      
Western Gull 110       3      
California Gull 397       5      
Rock Pigeon 16       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 9       6      
Mourning Dove 38       14      
Barn Owl 4       1      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 4       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 19       10      
Acorn Woodpecker 2       1      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
American Kestrel 3       2      
Black Phoebe 3       2      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Steller's Jay 2       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 24       9      
American Crow 213       17      
Common Raven 4       2      
Tree Swallow 29       2      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 8       3      
Oak Titmouse 16       5      
Bushtit 37       3      
Marsh Wren 4       1      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       1      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 38       8      
Northern Mockingbird 8       3      
California Thrasher 2       1      
European Starling 68       5      
Cedar Waxwing 18       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       4      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 5       1      
California Towhee 18       11      
Vesper Sparrow 6       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 25       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 27       4      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 6       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 12       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 53       6      
Western Meadowlark 4       1      
House Finch 93       12      
Lesser Goldfinch 191       14      
American Goldfinch 58       3      
House Sparrow 90       10      
Total 3,651             

A total of 82 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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