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2012 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 103       5      
Snow Goose 1,020       3      
Canada Goose 636       34      
Tundra Swan 11       2      
Wood Duck 128       9      
Gadwall 3       1      
Mallard 368       36      
Blue-winged Teal 3       1      
Cinnamon Teal 12       1      
Northern Shoveler 50       1      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 10       1      
Bufflehead 17       4      
Common Goldeneye 128       16      
Barrow's Goldeneye 9       1      
Common Merganser 270       11      
Ruddy Duck 300       1      
California Quail 7       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Wild Turkey 57       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 20       13      
Eared Grebe 2       1      
Western Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 102       21      
Great Blue Heron 7       6      
Great Egret 19       8      
Snowy Egret 52       17      
Cattle Egret 36       3      
Green Heron 5       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 110       25      
Osprey 3       3      
White-tailed Kite 9       7      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Cooper's Hawk 7       7      
Red-shouldered Hawk 33       16      
Swainson's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 40       19      
Ferruginous Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 393       14      
Sandhill Crane 200       1      
Killdeer 11       3      
Black-necked Stilt 2       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 11       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 4       2      
Ring-billed Gull 101       2      
California Gull 528       44      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 382       18      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 29       4      
Mourning Dove 624       130      
Barn Owl 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 5       3      
White-throated Swift 154       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 164       85      
Rufous Hummingbird 6       2      
Belted Kingfisher 13       7      
Acorn Woodpecker 33       7      
Red-naped Sapsucker 1       1      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 51       37      
Downy Woodpecker 5       4      
Northern Flicker 91       53      
American Kestrel 8       3      
Black Phoebe 86       56      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 274       122      
Yellow-billed Magpie 159       39      
American Crow 1,039       105      
Tree Swallow 117       5      
Cliff Swallow 8       1      
Oak Titmouse 58       35      
Bushtit 145       22      
White-breasted Nuthatch 41       17      
House Wren 21       6      
Bewick's Wren 5       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 26       17      
Western Bluebird 51       12      
Hermit Thrush 6       6      
American Robin 645       85      
Northern Mockingbird 108       65      
European Starling 365       40      
Cedar Waxwing 752       35      
Phainopepla 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 10       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 205       48      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 36       18      
California Towhee 26       9      
Chipping Sparrow 5       1      
Lark Sparrow 22       5      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 32       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 223       48      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 35       11      
Dark-eyed Junco 249       75      
Red-winged Blackbird 490       11      
Western Meadowlark 19       8      
Brewer's Blackbird 412       15      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,511       3      
Purple Finch 32       10      
House Finch 809       107      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 380       47      
American Goldfinch 966       65      
House Sparrow 366       65      
Total 16,158             

A total of 109 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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