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2008 Results: Placerville, 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 125       2      
Mallard 4       1      
California Quail 23       2      
Wild Turkey 34       3      
Great Egret 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 22       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
Rock Pigeon 19       2      
Band-tailed Pigeon 54       6      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 65       9      
Anna's Hummingbird 46       12      
Rufous Hummingbird 4       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 17       3      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 8       5      
Black Phoebe 2       2      
Steller's Jay 2       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 29       10      
American Crow 43       3      
Mountain Chickadee 5       4      
Oak Titmouse 29       9      
Bushtit 12       2      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 9       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 8       3      
Bewick's Wren 5       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       5      
Wrentit 1       1      
Western Bluebird 10       3      
Hermit Thrush 4       3      
American Robin 90       7      
Northern Mockingbird 7       2      
European Starling 26       4      
Cedar Waxwing 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       1      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 17       6      
California Towhee 22       10      
Fox Sparrow 5       2      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 75       6      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 52       9      
Dark-eyed Junco 168       12      
Red-winged Blackbird 48       3      
Brewer's Blackbird 55       3      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 162       12      
Pine Siskin 9       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 111       10      
American Goldfinch 61       3      
House Sparrow 17       3      
Total 1,543             

A total of 58 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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