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2010 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
Brant 99       3      
Canada Goose 31       2      
Wood Duck 25       3      
Gadwall 179       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 677       5      
Mallard 326       12      
Blue-winged Teal 115       5      
Cinnamon Teal 57       1      
Northern Shoveler 77       5      
Northern Pintail 276       7      
Green-winged Teal 204       1      
Lesser Scaup 226       6      
Surf Scoter 275       5      
Bufflehead 77       7      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       1      
Ruddy Duck 346       4      
California Quail 13       2      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Pacific Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 52       5      
Horned Grebe 4       1      
Eared Grebe 13       6      
Western Grebe 12       3      
Pink-footed Shearwater 1       1      
Sooty Shearwater 1       1      
Black-vented Shearwater 7       1      
Red-billed Tropicbird 1       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 78       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 43       9      
Pelagic Cormorant 14       1      
American White Pelican 4       1      
Brown Pelican 111       6      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 15       4      
Great Egret 65       8      
Snowy Egret 60       7      
Little Blue Heron 9       3      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 6       3      
White-faced Ibis 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 27       4      
Osprey 3       3      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       4      
Cooper's Hawk 16       13      
Red-shouldered Hawk 12       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 53       20      
American Kestrel 8       6      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 1,201       12      
Black-bellied Plover 149       2      
Semipalmated Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 25       4      
Black-necked Stilt 11       2      
American Avocet 224       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 12       2      
Wandering Tattler 3       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Willet 109       7      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Whimbrel 14       3      
Long-billed Curlew 12       3      
Marbled Godwit 196       5      
Ruddy Turnstone 4       2      
Black Turnstone 16       2      
Surfbird 4       2      
Sanderling 114       2      
Western Sandpiper 366       1      
Least Sandpiper 110       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 164       2      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 5       2      
Heermann's Gull 321       5      
Ring-billed Gull 494       9      
Western Gull 944       21      
California Gull 437       7      
Herring Gull 3       3      
Glaucous-winged Gull 1       1      
Forster's Tern 21       3      
Royal Tern 29       3      
Black Skimmer 2       1      
Pomarine Jaeger 3       1      
Parasitic Jaeger 1       1      
Xantus's Murrelet 2       1      
Cassin's Auklet 45       1      
Rhinoceros Auklet 12       1      
Rock Pigeon 819       17      
Band-tailed Pigeon 4       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 4       2      
Mourning Dove 483       62      
Rose-ringed Parakeet 6       1      
Red-masked Parakeet 21       3      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
White-throated Swift 6       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 395       57      
Costa's Hummingbird 13       4      
Rufous Hummingbird 5       2      
Allen's Hummingbird 3       1      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Acorn Woodpecker 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 26       12      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 8       7      
Black Phoebe 102       39      
Say's Phoebe 8       6      
Cassin's Kingbird 33       7      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 110       35      
American Crow 345       44      
Common Raven 61       15      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 2       1      
Tree Swallow 6       1      
Oak Titmouse 1       1      
Bushtit 143       16      
White-breasted Nuthatch 4       2      
Cactus Wren 2       1      
Rock Wren 2       1      
Canyon Wren 4       1      
Bewick's Wren 15       9      
House Wren 14       7      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       1      
California Gnatcatcher 5       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       4      
Wrentit 14       6      
Western Bluebird 17       4      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 76       37      
California Thrasher 14       10      
European Starling 827       14      
Cedar Waxwing 650       10      
Phainopepla 4       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 32       15      
Common Yellowthroat 10       7      
Yellow Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 219       34      
Black-throated Gray Warbler 1       1      
Townsend's Warbler 5       4      
Wilson's Warbler 2       2      
Spotted Towhee 31       14      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 7       2      
California Towhee 93       28      
Black-throated Sparrow 3       1      
Savannah Sparrow 26       3      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 8       4      
Song Sparrow 98       28      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 365       39      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 37       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 58       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 30       3      
Western Meadowlark 5       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 216       6      
Great-tailed Grackle 9       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 9       2      
Purple Finch 17       4      
House Finch 904       61      
Lesser Goldfinch 460       40      
Lawrence's Goldfinch 2       2      
American Goldfinch 22       3      
House Sparrow 666       35      
Nutmeg Mannikin 97       5      
Total 16,405             

A total of 168 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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