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2008 Results: Santa Barbara, 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
Ross's Goose 2       1      
Mallard 25       5      
Northern Shoveler 25       1      
Lesser Scaup 3       1      
Surf Scoter 3       2      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 6       1      
California Quail 40       3      
Common Loon 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       3      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Western Grebe 3       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 8       2      
Brown Pelican 116       3      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 6       3      
Green Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 9       5      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 14       8      
American Coot 327       2      
Black-bellied Plover 1       1      
Willet 3       1      
Marbled Godwit 5       1      
Sanderling 25       1      
Heermann's Gull 51       2      
Ring-billed Gull 133       3      
Western Gull 186       5      
California Gull 26       2      
Herring Gull 5       1      
Black Skimmer 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 101       3      
Band-tailed Pigeon 33       7      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 5       2      
Mourning Dove 65       17      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 40       13      
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 36       11      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 8       3      
Black Phoebe 9       2      
Steller's Jay 6       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 43       15      
American Crow 186       16      
Common Raven 2       1      
Mountain Chickadee 30       1      
Oak Titmouse 27       7      
Bushtit 60       6      
Canyon Wren 2       2      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Wrentit 34       5      
Western Bluebird 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 64       10      
Northern Mockingbird 4       3      
California Thrasher 4       3      
European Starling 11       2      
Cedar Waxwing 34       2      
Common Yellowthroat 10       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 27       6      
Spotted Towhee 18       11      
California Towhee 43       14      
Vesper Sparrow 8       1      
Savannah Sparrow 15       1      
Fox Sparrow 14       4      
Song Sparrow 13       3      
Lincoln's Sparrow 9       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 76       8      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 35       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 14       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 25       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 70       2      
Purple Finch 8       2      
House Finch 104       12      
Lesser Goldfinch 104       7      
American Goldfinch 5       2      
House Sparrow 6       1      
Total 2,474             

A total of 83 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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