Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2001 Results: Ridgecrest, 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
Snow Goose 2,778       6      
Ross's Goose 39       2      
Gadwall 17       2      
American Wigeon 43       4      
Mallard 58       4      
Blue-winged Teal 2       2      
Cinnamon Teal 102       6      
Northern Shoveler 3,278       6      
Northern Pintail 52       4      
Green-winged Teal 1,200       4      
Redhead 5       2      
Ring-necked Duck 3       2      
Lesser Scaup 8       4      
Bufflehead 23       5      
Ruddy Duck 313       6      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 22       3      
Great Egret 5       4      
Turkey Vulture 2       2      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       4      
American Kestrel 4       4      
Prairie Falcon 2       1      
American Coot 104       3      
Killdeer 28       5      
Common Snipe 1       1      
California Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 15       2      
Mourning Dove 138       11      
Common Ground-Dove 8       1      
Greater Roadrunner 4       4      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 13       8      
Costa's Hummingbird 16       9      
Northern Flicker 6       6      
Black Phoebe 7       5      
Say's Phoebe 10       7      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Common Raven 183       11      
Horned Lark 33       2      
Tree Swallow 6       1      
Mountain Chickadee 1       1      
Verdin 8       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       3      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 4       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 13       6      
Mountain Bluebird 8       2      
American Robin 10       2      
Northern Mockingbird 5       3      
European Starling 70       5      
American Pipit 6       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 19       4      
Sage Sparrow 4       2      
Savannah Sparrow 23       2      
Song Sparrow 9       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 100       9      
Dark-eyed Junco 82       11      
Red-winged Blackbird 48       4      
Western Meadowlark 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 49       2      
Great-tailed Grackle 23       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3       1      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 53       8      
Red Crossbill 23       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 8       2      
American Goldfinch 15       1      
House Sparrow 67       7      
Total 9,204             

A total of 72 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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