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2008 Results: Pleasanton, 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 100       7      
Gadwall 2       1      
Mallard 45       2      
Bufflehead 14       2      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Ruddy Duck 36       2      
California Quail 14       3      
Wild Turkey 21       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       1      
Western Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 20       1      
American White Pelican 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 10       2      
Great Egret 3       3      
Snowy Egret 4       3      
Turkey Vulture 29       6      
Osprey 1       1      
White-tailed Kite 3       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       4      
American Kestrel 2       1      
American Coot 195       3      
Killdeer 11       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Least Sandpiper 1       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 3       1      
Wilson's Snipe 6       1      
Ring-billed Gull 71       2      
California Gull 29       3      
Rock Pigeon 10       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1       1      
Mourning Dove 91       19      
Anna's Hummingbird 35       11      
Acorn Woodpecker 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 9       7      
Downy Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 12       8      
Steller's Jay 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 37       18      
American Crow 52       11      
Common Raven 1       1      
Violet-green Swallow 7       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 28       11      
Oak Titmouse 10       7      
Bushtit 21       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
House Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Hermit Thrush 4       3      
American Robin 253       11      
Northern Mockingbird 12       9      
Cedar Waxwing 90       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 37       10      
California Towhee 19       10      
Fox Sparrow 4       2      
Song Sparrow 10       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 84       14      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 46       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 34       11      
Red-winged Blackbird 42       4      
Western Meadowlark 8       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 5       1      
Purple Finch 14       4      
House Finch 105       16      
Lesser Goldfinch 62       11      
American Goldfinch 235       15      
House Sparrow 56       8      
Total 2,097             

A total of 72 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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