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2004 Results: Playa del Rey, 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
Gadwall 13       2      
American Wigeon 26       2      
Mallard 45       5      
Blue-winged Teal 3       2      
Cinnamon Teal 14       2      
Northern Shoveler 18       2      
Northern Pintail 5       2      
Green-winged Teal 9       3      
Greater Scaup 3       2      
Lesser Scaup 13       3      
Surf Scoter 20       1      
Bufflehead 93       5      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 25       2      
Ruddy Duck 9       2      
Pacific Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 7       3      
Horned Grebe 3       2      
Eared Grebe 31       5      
Western Grebe 100       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 200       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 65       2      
Pelagic Cormorant 25       1      
Brown Pelican 75       1      
Great Blue Heron 24       6      
Great Egret 19       5      
Snowy Egret 19       3      
Green Heron 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 3       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
Merlin 1       1      
Sora 3       2      
American Coot 316       5      
Black-bellied Plover 76       2      
Killdeer 1       1      
Black Oystercatcher 2       1      
Black-necked Stilt 25       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       1      
Willet 24       4      
Whimbrel 4       2      
Marbled Godwit 20       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 6       2      
Black Turnstone 6       1      
Surfbird 30       1      
Sanderling 17       2      
Least Sandpiper 10       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 26       3      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 201       2      
Heermann's Gull 15       3      
Ring-billed Gull 41       3      
Western Gull 44       5      
California Gull 154       3      
Glaucous-winged Gull 2       1      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 66       6      
Mourning Dove 35       5      
White-throated Swift 35       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 2       2      
Allen's Hummingbird 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Black Phoebe 17       4      
Say's Phoebe 7       4      
Cassin's Kingbird 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
American Crow 36       4      
Common Raven 2       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 4       2      
Tree Swallow 14       2      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Hermit Thrush 4       2      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 36       3      
American Pipit 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 13       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 31       4      
Savannah Sparrow 6       2      
Song Sparrow 10       3      
Swamp Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 43       4      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 4       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 26       2      
Western Meadowlark 21       3      
Great-tailed Grackle 14       2      
House Finch 29       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 13       1      
House Sparrow 3       2      
Total 2,389             

A total of 89 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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