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2008 Results: San Rafael, California

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 217       5      
Gadwall 12       3      
American Wigeon 55       3      
Mallard 29       1      
Cinnamon Teal 11       1      
Northern Shoveler 4       2      
Northern Pintail 4       1      
Green-winged Teal 67       1      
Canvasback 36       1      
Greater Scaup 13       3      
Lesser Scaup 51       1      
Bufflehead 98       2      
Common Goldeneye 6       2      
Ruddy Duck 51       2      
California Quail 4       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       2      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 18       6      
Great Egret 2       1      
Snowy Egret 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 30       1      
Turkey Vulture 9       4      
White-tailed Kite 2       1      
Northern Harrier 3       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       4      
American Kestrel 3       2      
American Coot 53       3      
Killdeer 4       3      
Black-necked Stilt 17       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 3       1      
Western Sandpiper 12       1      
Ring-billed Gull 50       1      
Forster's Tern 4       1      
Mourning Dove 20       3      
Anna's Hummingbird 17       3      
Downy Woodpecker 2       1      
Black Phoebe 12       5      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 8       4      
American Crow 55       3      
Common Raven 9       3      
Tree Swallow 17       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 2       1      
Marsh Wren 3       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 5       3      
American Robin 12       1      
Northern Mockingbird 8       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 15       3      
California Towhee 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 32       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 8       3      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 34       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 15       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 90       1      
Western Meadowlark 9       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 142       1      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 36       8      
Lesser Goldfinch 69       4      
American Goldfinch 1       1      
Total 1,518             

A total of 66 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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