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2012 Results: Richmond, 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
Cackling Goose 8       3      
Canada Goose 242       18      
Gadwall 14       2      
Eurasian Wigeon 4       4      
American Wigeon 451       21      
Mallard 147       16      
Northern Shoveler 89       7      
Northern Pintail 15       1      
Green-winged Teal 109       9      
Canvasback 104       4      
Greater Scaup 400       12      
Lesser Scaup 35       5      
Surf Scoter 33       6      
Black Scoter 2       2      
Bufflehead 192       23      
Common Goldeneye 47       14      
Common Merganser 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 12       3      
Ruddy Duck 278       16      
Wild Turkey 3       2      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 6       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       5      
Horned Grebe 101       12      
Eared Grebe 29       8      
Western Grebe 63       9      
Clark's Grebe 74       11      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,288       14      
Pelagic Cormorant 2       2      
Brown Pelican 62       5      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 16       12      
Snowy Egret 36       16      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 48       18      
White-tailed Kite 6       5      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 23       16      
Clapper Rail 2       2      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 989       23      
Black-bellied Plover 43       10      
Killdeer 7       3      
Black Oystercatcher 10       6      
Black-necked Stilt 4       1      
American Avocet 222       5      
Spotted Sandpiper 15       9      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       2      
Willet 984       16      
Lesser Yellowlegs 4       3      
Whimbrel 6       2      
Long-billed Curlew 66       6      
Marbled Godwit 115       6      
Black Turnstone 56       3      
Sanderling 20       1      
Western Sandpiper 100       2      
Least Sandpiper 402       8      
Dunlin 86       5      
Short-billed Dowitcher 50       1      
Mew Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 304       13      
Western Gull 238       16      
California Gull 103       8      
Herring Gull 19       3      
Thayer's Gull 3       2      
Glaucous-winged Gull 67       5      
Forster's Tern 14       1      
Rock Pigeon 233       16      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 7       2      
Mourning Dove 42       17      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 64       24      
Allen's Hummingbird 11       8      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 9       8      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 10       7      
American Kestrel 12       9      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Black Phoebe 39       22      
Say's Phoebe 4       4      
Tropical Kingbird 4       4      
Steller's Jay 3       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 55       23      
American Crow 148       25      
Common Raven 9       3      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1       1      
Tree Swallow 30       2      
Violet-green Swallow 1       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 14       11      
Oak Titmouse 2       2      
Bushtit 46       12      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 2       1      
Marsh Wren 9       5      
Bewick's Wren 9       8      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 11       9      
Wrentit 4       2      
Western Bluebird 37       8      
Hermit Thrush 4       3      
American Robin 67       13      
Northern Mockingbird 17       14      
California Thrasher 2       1      
European Starling 132       14      
American Pipit 4       3      
Cedar Waxwing 36       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Common Yellowthroat 4       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 94       22      
Spotted Towhee 8       6      
California Towhee 71       29      
Savannah Sparrow 12       1      
Fox Sparrow 12       6      
Song Sparrow 51       12      
Lincoln's Sparrow 7       4      
White-throated Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 263       31      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 111       21      
Dark-eyed Junco 54       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 179       9      
Western Meadowlark 150       7      
Brewer's Blackbird 150       1      
Purple Finch 3       1      
House Finch 210       28      
Lesser Goldfinch 22       7      
American Goldfinch 27       8      
House Sparrow 48       10      
Total 10,457             

A total of 130 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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