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2011 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 9       3      
Gadwall 37       2      
American Wigeon 272       5      
Mallard 53       11      
Blue-winged Teal 15       4      
Northern Shoveler 13       2      
Northern Pintail 73       5      
Redhead 104       1      
Lesser Scaup 50       5      
Surf Scoter 31       2      
Bufflehead 12       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 29       2      
California Quail 51       4      
Common Loon 3       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 12       3      
Eared Grebe 8       5      
Western Grebe 2       2      
Brandt's Cormorant 55       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 19       4      
Pelagic Cormorant 5       1      
Brown Pelican 101       6      
Great Blue Heron 8       4      
Great Egret 29       5      
Snowy Egret 11       4      
Little Blue Heron 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Osprey 2       2      
White-tailed Kite 5       4      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 22       15      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 24       14      
Ferruginous Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 4       4      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
American Coot 146       9      
Black-bellied Plover 7       1      
Killdeer 12       2      
Black-necked Stilt 3       1      
American Avocet 162       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Willet 73       7      
Whimbrel 6       2      
Long-billed Curlew 14       3      
Marbled Godwit 100       5      
Black Turnstone 2       1      
Sanderling 15       1      
Western Sandpiper 31       3      
Short-billed Dowitcher 265       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Heermann's Gull 6       1      
Ring-billed Gull 23       4      
Western Gull 162       12      
California Gull 968       11      
Caspian Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 673       12      
Band-tailed Pigeon 1       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1       1      
White-winged Dove 1       1      
Mourning Dove 286       38      
Common Ground-Dove 3       2      
Red-masked Parakeet 6       1      
Red-crowned Parrot 3       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
White-throated Swift 50       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 132       47      
Costa's Hummingbird 1       1      
Allen's Hummingbird 4       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Acorn Woodpecker 2       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 17       10      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 4       2      
Gray Flycatcher 1       1      
Black Phoebe 58       23      
Say's Phoebe 8       5      
Cassin's Kingbird 25       7      
Western Scrub-Jay 55       23      
American Crow 505       37      
Common Raven 34       8      
Horned Lark 60       2      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1       1      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Violet-green Swallow 9       1      
Bushtit 100       17      
Bewick's Wren 15       7      
House Wren 2       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
California Gnatcatcher 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       5      
Wrentit 25       6      
Western Bluebird 26       4      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 47       22      
California Thrasher 18       6      
European Starling 171       8      
American Pipit 41       2      
Cedar Waxwing 18       2      
Ovenbird 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 19       10      
Common Yellowthroat 6       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 315       22      
Townsend's Warbler 6       2      
Spotted Towhee 24       14      
California Towhee 70       26      
Chipping Sparrow 6       3      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 49       19      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 187       25      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 3       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 3       3      
Hepatic Tanager 1       1      
Western Meadowlark 25       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 23       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 17       1      
Bullock's Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 10       1      
House Finch 406       39      
Lesser Goldfinch 178       30      
Lawrence's Goldfinch 1       1      
American Goldfinch 22       1      
House Sparrow 100       22      
Nutmeg Mannikin 48       4      
Total 7,021             

A total of 128 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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