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2006 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
Canada Goose 212       2      
Gadwall 4       1      
American Wigeon 84       1      
Mallard 89       3      
Cinnamon Teal 9       1      
Northern Shoveler 14       2      
Green-winged Teal 27       1      
Lesser Scaup 1       1      
Bufflehead 48       2      
Hooded Merganser 5       2      
Ruddy Duck 16       1      
California Quail 12       3      
Wild Turkey 46       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       2      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 6       2      
American White Pelican 49       2      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 6       2      
Snowy Egret 14       2      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 52       2      
Turkey Vulture 15       4      
Osprey 1       1      
White-tailed Kite 6       3      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
American Coot 55       3      
Black-bellied Plover 19       1      
Killdeer 3       1      
Black-necked Stilt 48       2      
American Avocet 25       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Whimbrel 3       1      
Long-billed Curlew 6       1      
Dunlin 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 175       2      
California Gull 45       1      
Rock Pigeon 40       1      
Mourning Dove 19       7      
White-throated Swift 25       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Acorn Woodpecker 3       1      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       1      
Black Phoebe 19       4      
Say's Phoebe 5       2      
Steller's Jay 8       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 23       9      
American Crow 68       4      
Common Raven 7       3      
Tree Swallow 40       2      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 9       2      
Oak Titmouse 2       2      
Bushtit 15       2      
Marsh Wren 9       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 10       5      
Northern Mockingbird 5       3      
European Starling 14       1      
American Pipit 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 17       1      
California Towhee 14       7      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 10       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 173       7      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 29       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 44       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 226       1      
Western Meadowlark 4       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 96       1      
Purple Finch 3       1      
House Finch 55       7      
Lesser Goldfinch 21       2      
American Goldfinch 3       1      
Total 2,149             

A total of 84 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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