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2002 Results: San Rafael, 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
Snow Goose 1       1      
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 97       6      
Gadwall 31       6      
Eurasian Wigeon 2       2      
American Wigeon 271       4      
Mallard 56       8      
Northern Shoveler 82       8      
Green-winged Teal 21       3      
Canvasback 65       5      
Ring-necked Duck 14       1      
Tufted Duck 2       2      
Greater Scaup 18       3      
Lesser Scaup 14       1      
Bufflehead 43       4      
Common Goldeneye 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 44       6      
California Quail 6       1      
Wild Turkey 6       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       4      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 6       3      
American White Pelican 63       2      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 4       2      
Snowy Egret 11       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 12       3      
Turkey Vulture 9       4      
White-tailed Kite 2       1      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       4      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Merlin 2       1      
American Coot 41       7      
Black-bellied Plover 2       1      
Killdeer 14       6      
Black-necked Stilt 26       2      
American Avocet 49       3      
Willet 4       2      
Whimbrel 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 30       1      
Mew Gull 11       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Western Gull 2       1      
California Gull 51       2      
Rock Pigeon 9       3      
Band-tailed Pigeon 9       2      
Mourning Dove 38       16      
Anna's Hummingbird 9       8      
Acorn Woodpecker 6       4      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 6       5      
Downy Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 4       4      
Black Phoebe 16       7      
Say's Phoebe 3       2      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Steller's Jay 2       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 30       14      
American Crow 71       8      
Common Raven 7       3      
Tree Swallow 4       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 10       5      
Oak Titmouse 8       4      
Bushtit 17       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       1      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Western Bluebird 4       1      
Hermit Thrush 5       5      
American Robin 167       15      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 5       4      
European Starling 14       4      
American Pipit 3       2      
Cedar Waxwing 75       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3       2      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 2       1      
California Towhee 32       14      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 16       9      
White-crowned Sparrow 76       10      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 29       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 92       14      
Red-winged Blackbird 97       7      
Western Meadowlark 4       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 35       3      
Purple Finch 8       2      
Cassin's Finch 4       1      
House Finch 56       13      
Pine Siskin 9       2      
Lesser Goldfinch 29       4      
American Goldfinch 37       4      
House Sparrow 5       1      
Total 2,213             

A total of 97 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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