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2002 Results: Santa Cruz, 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
Mallard 2       1      
Surf Scoter 26       2      
California Quail 22       1      
Red-throated Loon 2       1      
Common Loon 3       2      
Horned Grebe 2       1      
Western Grebe 5       2      
Brandt's Cormorant 4       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 4       4      
Pelagic Cormorant 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 3       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       4      
Merlin 1       1      
Black Turnstone 21       1      
Common Snipe 1       1      
Mew Gull 36       2      
Western Gull 27       2      
California Gull 16       3      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 6       2      
Rock Pigeon 78       7      
Band-tailed Pigeon 71       5      
Spotted Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 110       17      
Anna's Hummingbird 14       9      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 8       5      
Hutton's Vireo 2       1      
Steller's Jay 9       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 29       15      
American Crow 9       6      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 13       7      
Oak Titmouse 1       1      
Bushtit 24       3      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Hermit Thrush 4       3      
American Robin 80       11      
Northern Mockingbird 10       6      
European Starling 137       9      
Cedar Waxwing 3       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 17       3      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 4       3      
California Towhee 30       11      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 4       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 72       13      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 52       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 39       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 43       5      
Western Meadowlark 23       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 87       14      
Brown-headed Cowbird 7       1      
Purple Finch 4       2      
Cassin's Finch 3       1      
House Finch 123       17      
Pine Siskin 36       8      
Lesser Goldfinch 20       10      
American Goldfinch 68       11      
Evening Grosbeak 1       1      
House Sparrow 40       10      
Total 1,485             

A total of 71 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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