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2009 Results: San Francisco, 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
Canada Goose 13       3      
Wood Duck 17       3      
American Wigeon 8       1      
Mallard 331       7      
Cinnamon Teal 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 40       1      
Greater Scaup 34       1      
Bufflehead 31       5      
Common Goldeneye 8       2      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 57       4      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 17       3      
Horned Grebe 2       1      
Eared Grebe 2       2      
Western Grebe 30       4      
Clark's Grebe 2       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 3       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 16       3      
Pelagic Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Great Egret 3       3      
Snowy Egret 3       3      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 8       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 20       5      
American Coot 30       8      
Killdeer 3       1      
Willet 7       1      
Least Sandpiper 10       1      
Heermann's Gull 2       2      
Mew Gull 37       2      
Ring-billed Gull 82       2      
Western Gull 481       15      
California Gull 50       5      
Glaucous-winged Gull 24       3      
Forster's Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 194       26      
Band-tailed Pigeon 4       1      
Mourning Dove 28       13      
Red-masked Parakeet 47       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 49       22      
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Black Phoebe 13       9      
Steller's Jay 6       4      
Western Scrub-Jay 16       8      
American Crow 57       14      
Common Raven 44       11      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 36       12      
Bushtit 45       8      
Pygmy Nuthatch 2       2      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 16       5      
Hermit Thrush 5       3      
American Robin 71       11      
Varied Thrush 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 5       3      
European Starling 29       6      
Cedar Waxwing 70       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 53       10      
Townsend's Warbler 8       5      
California Towhee 21       13      
Fox Sparrow 9       6      
Song Sparrow 3       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 159       20      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 54       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 53       13      
Brewer's Blackbird 58       5      
Purple Finch 18       1      
House Finch 162       12      
Pine Siskin 5       2      
Lesser Goldfinch 10       5      
American Goldfinch 1       1      
House Sparrow 109       11      
Total 2,861             

A total of 80 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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