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2008 Results: Sacramento, 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 17       1      
Snow Goose 1       1      
Cackling Goose 12       1      
Canada Goose 130       20      
Wood Duck 8       3      
Mallard 189       25      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Canvasback 2       1      
Redhead 4       1      
Ring-necked Duck 5       1      
Bufflehead 19       3      
Common Goldeneye 133       9      
Common Merganser 199       9      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
California Quail 2       2      
Wild Turkey 19       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 20       11      
Double-crested Cormorant 103       16      
American White Pelican 6       2      
Great Blue Heron 7       6      
Great Egret 19       13      
Snowy Egret 44       9      
Green Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 11       5      
Turkey Vulture 27       13      
Osprey 1       1      
White-tailed Kite 19       11      
Northern Harrier 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       5      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 27       14      
Red-tailed Hawk 22       14      
American Kestrel 4       3      
American Coot 104       9      
Killdeer 18       8      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 70       5      
California Gull 635       29      
Herring Gull 15       3      
Rock Pigeon 309       21      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 507       107      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Burrowing Owl 1       1      
White-throated Swift 32       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 101       61      
Rufous Hummingbird 6       3      
Belted Kingfisher 11       9      
Acorn Woodpecker 17       2      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 27       23      
Downy Woodpecker 5       3      
Northern Flicker 61       32      
Black Phoebe 55       37      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 186       97      
Yellow-billed Magpie 54       18      
American Crow 526       67      
Common Raven 2       1      
Tree Swallow 82       10      
Oak Titmouse 33       17      
Bushtit 121       17      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 14       8      
Bewick's Wren 11       5      
House Wren 30       6      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 4       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 31       19      
Wrentit 1       1      
Western Bluebird 7       4      
Hermit Thrush 10       8      
American Robin 254       51      
Northern Mockingbird 69       48      
European Starling 127       27      
American Pipit 31       2      
Cedar Waxwing 186       18      
Orange-crowned Warbler 8       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 168       39      
Spotted Towhee 29       13      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 4       3      
California Towhee 8       5      
Lark Sparrow 6       4      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 10       3      
Song Sparrow 5       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 276       60      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 77       21      
Dark-eyed Junco 221       71      
Red-winged Blackbird 30       7      
Western Meadowlark 11       3      
Brewer's Blackbird 107       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 6       2      
House Finch 452       84      
Pine Siskin 5       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 329       35      
American Goldfinch 653       51      
House Sparrow 295       52      
Total 7,536             

A total of 100 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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