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2009 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 38       6      
Gadwall 8       1      
Mallard 80       7      
Northern Shoveler 250       1      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 27       4      
Common Merganser 12       1      
Ruddy Duck 8       2      
California Quail 69       5      
Wild Turkey 65       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       1      
Eared Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 3       2      
American White Pelican 21       1      
Great Egret 3       3      
Snowy Egret 6       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 6       1      
Turkey Vulture 16       7      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 5       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       8      
Golden Eagle 3       3      
American Kestrel 2       2      
American Coot 143       5      
Semipalmated Plover 18       3      
Killdeer 9       2      
Mew Gull 96       3      
Ring-billed Gull 54       5      
Western Gull 29       4      
California Gull 927       13      
Glaucous-winged Gull 5       1      
Rock Pigeon 275       12      
Band-tailed Pigeon 2       1      
Mourning Dove 239       53      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 80       48      
Acorn Woodpecker 4       3      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 15       9      
Downy Woodpecker 4       1      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 2       1      
Black Phoebe 26       19      
Say's Phoebe 6       5      
Hutton's Vireo 4       3      
Steller's Jay 3       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 37       19      
Yellow-billed Magpie 12       1      
American Crow 307       29      
Common Raven 30       7      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 92       35      
Oak Titmouse 28       12      
Bushtit 96       9      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 10       10      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       5      
Wrentit 5       2      
Western Bluebird 6       2      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 60       13      
Northern Mockingbird 17       16      
California Thrasher 2       1      
European Starling 48       2      
American Pipit 7       1      
Cedar Waxwing 372       16      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 44       22      
Spotted Towhee 9       4      
California Towhee 41       25      
Lark Sparrow 8       2      
Fox Sparrow 3       2      
Song Sparrow 8       5      
Lincoln's Sparrow 3       3      
White-throated Sparrow 4       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 221       39      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 67       14      
Dark-eyed Junco 73       23      
Red-winged Blackbird 36       2      
Western Meadowlark 2       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 17       5      
House Finch 524       47      
Pine Siskin 26       2      
Lesser Goldfinch 434       41      
American Goldfinch 184       21      
House Sparrow 162       36      
Total 5,604             

A total of 90 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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