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1999 Results: San Diego, 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
Northern Shoveler 3       1      
California Quail 36       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       2      
Great Egret 2       2      
White-tailed Kite 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       3      
Cooper's Hawk 5       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 16       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 16       11      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 9       6      
Ring-billed Gull 8       2      
California Gull 20       7      
Rock Pigeon 63       8      
Mourning Dove 268       37      
Barn Owl 2       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 102       32      
Costa's Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 5       3      
Northern Flicker 17       10      
Black Phoebe 33       20      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 91       27      
American Crow 67       16      
Common Raven 52       21      
Horned Lark 2       1      
Bushtit 162       10      
Cactus Wren 2       2      
Bewick's Wren 8       3      
House Wren 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 16       11      
Wrentit 16       11      
Western Bluebird 9       3      
Hermit Thrush 4       4      
American Robin 20       4      
Northern Mockingbird 49       25      
California Thrasher 5       5      
European Starling 123       12      
Cedar Waxwing 55       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 9       5      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 112       20      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 13       9      
California Towhee 62       21      
Chipping Sparrow 61       4      
Lark Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 32       11      
Lincoln's Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 3       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 155       23      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 7       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 20       5      
Purple Finch 79       6      
House Finch 433       35      
Pine Siskin 3       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 15       4      
American Goldfinch 1       1      
House Sparrow 81       17      
Total 2,397             

A total of 64 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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