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2006 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 1       1      
Brant 2       1      
American Wigeon 14       2      
Mallard 53       3      
Cinnamon Teal 7       1      
Northern Shoveler 4       1      
Green-winged Teal 7       2      
Redhead 4       1      
Greater Scaup 4       2      
Lesser Scaup 9       1      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 111       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 9       2      
Ruddy Duck 16       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 3       1      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 80       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 149       2      
Brown Pelican 50       1      
Great Blue Heron 23       2      
Great Egret 10       2      
Snowy Egret 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 5       2      
American Coot 378       3      
Black-bellied Plover 352       2      
Killdeer 2       1      
Black Oystercatcher 4       1      
Black-necked Stilt 32       1      
Willet 44       1      
Whimbrel 4       2      
Marbled Godwit 4       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 5       1      
Black Turnstone 3       1      
Surfbird 15       1      
Sanderling 16       1      
Western Sandpiper 65       2      
Least Sandpiper 26       1      
Dunlin 3       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 8       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 400       2      
Heermann's Gull 5       2      
Mew Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 70       3      
Western Gull 8       1      
California Gull 75       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 1       1      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 12       1      
Mourning Dove 2       1      
Burrowing Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 2       2      
Allen's Hummingbird 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Black Phoebe 3       1      
Say's Phoebe 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
American Crow 58       2      
Common Raven 1       1      
House Wren 2       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 4       2      
European Starling 69       2      
American Pipit 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       1      
California Towhee 14       1      
Savannah Sparrow 5       2      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 13       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 2       1      
Western Meadowlark 38       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 2       1      
House Finch 9       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 1       1      
House Sparrow 2       1      
Total 2,348             

A total of 81 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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