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2012 Results: Salinas, 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 7       1      
Canada Goose 12       2      
Gadwall 4       1      
American Wigeon 8       1      
Mallard 29       3      
Green-winged Teal 15       1      
Ruddy Duck 6       1      
California Quail 106       6      
Wild Turkey 19       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 6       1      
American White Pelican 7       1      
Great Egret 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 6       1      
Turkey Vulture 20       7      
Golden Eagle 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 20       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       5      
American Coot 16       2      
Semipalmated Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 3       1      
Dunlin 1       1      
Western Gull 2       1      
California Gull 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 28       2      
Band-tailed Pigeon 18       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 31       6      
Mourning Dove 35       11      
Anna's Hummingbird 28       13      
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 15       7      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 5       5      
Northern Flicker 3       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Black Phoebe 14       6      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Steller's Jay 4       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 53       12      
American Crow 46       10      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 40       10      
Oak Titmouse 25       10      
Bushtit 18       4      
House Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 5       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Wrentit 1       1      
Western Bluebird 8       1      
American Robin 47       7      
Northern Mockingbird 4       3      
California Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 38       8      
Cedar Waxwing 40       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 28       5      
Townsend's Warbler 4       4      
Spotted Towhee 7       5      
California Towhee 20       9      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 8       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 67       11      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 63       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 111       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 5       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 42       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 21       7      
House Finch 116       13      
Pine Siskin 15       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 88       8      
American Goldfinch 44       3      
House Sparrow 39       5      
Total 1,503             

A total of 70 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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