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2003 Results: San Jose, 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 103       6      
Wood Duck 36       4      
Gadwall 9       1      
American Wigeon 8       1      
Mallard 160       10      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Canvasback 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 67       2      
Surf Scoter 3       1      
Bufflehead 33       3      
Common Goldeneye 4       2      
Common Merganser 18       3      
Ruddy Duck 58       4      
California Quail 6       1      
Wild Turkey 26       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 7       3      
Western Grebe 4       2      
Clark's Grebe 21       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 94       5      
Pelagic Cormorant 13       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 2       1      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 5       2      
Turkey Vulture 5       2      
Osprey 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 4       2      
American Coot 222       5      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 68       5      
Western Gull 3       1      
California Gull 156       1      
Herring Gull 38       2      
Thayer's Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 62       8      
Band-tailed Pigeon 16       2      
Mourning Dove 149       28      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 43       20      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Acorn Woodpecker 14       4      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 7       3      
Downy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 14       7      
Black Phoebe 22       11      
Steller's Jay 7       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 49       24      
American Crow 64       18      
Common Raven 2       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 18       10      
Oak Titmouse 14       4      
Bushtit 30       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 7       5      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       4      
American Robin 108       16      
Northern Mockingbird 22       16      
European Starling 26       7      
Cedar Waxwing 54       4      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 18       5      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 5       3      
California Towhee 26       13      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 4       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 91       17      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 52       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 44       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 57       9      
Brewer's Blackbird 38       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 12       2      
House Finch 240       19      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 59       12      
American Goldfinch 110       10      
House Sparrow 98       16      
Nutmeg Mannikin 2       1      
Total 2,802             

A total of 87 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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