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2010 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
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 80       2      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Gadwall 8       2      
American Wigeon 7       1      
Mallard 27       5      
Northern Shoveler 8       1      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 46       2      
Bufflehead 14       4      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Ruddy Duck 10       2      
California Quail 22       3      
Wild Turkey 9       1      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Pacific Loon 13       1      
Common Loon 6       2      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 2       1      
Western Grebe 168       4      
Clark's Grebe 25       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 7       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 129       7      
Brown Pelican 212       4      
Great Blue Heron 20       4      
Great Egret 8       2      
Snowy Egret 7       2      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 15       2      
Turkey Vulture 14       6      
Osprey 6       2      
Bald Eagle 9       2      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 8       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 25       7      
American Kestrel 3       1      
American Coot 235       4      
Killdeer 5       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       1      
Willet 20       2      
Long-billed Curlew 6       1      
Marbled Godwit 12       2      
Sanderling 17       1      
Least Sandpiper 3       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Heermann's Gull 43       3      
Ring-billed Gull 41       3      
Western Gull 147       4      
California Gull 212       5      
Herring Gull 23       2      
Caspian Tern 1       1      
Royal Tern 2       1      
Black Skimmer 310       1      
Rock Pigeon 44       4      
Band-tailed Pigeon 76       6      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 10       3      
Mourning Dove 64       13      
Anna's Hummingbird 45       18      
Allen's Hummingbird 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 28       11      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 3       2      
Black Phoebe 18       10      
Say's Phoebe 3       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 7       4      
Steller's Jay 5       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 38       12      
American Crow 187       7      
Common Raven 1       1      
Horned Lark 5       1      
Tree Swallow 3       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 2       1      
Oak Titmouse 25       10      
Bushtit 15       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 9       3      
Wrentit 16       4      
Western Bluebird 13       3      
Hermit Thrush 5       1      
American Robin 62       9      
Northern Mockingbird 13       6      
California Thrasher 5       4      
European Starling 77       4      
Cedar Waxwing 92       6      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       1      
Nashville Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 16       6      
Townsend's Warbler 3       1      
Spotted Towhee 21       7      
California Towhee 39       10      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
Song Sparrow 25       4      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 45       9      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 22       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 39       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 116       3      
Brewer's Blackbird 6       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 34       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 6       4      
House Finch 92       14      
Lesser Goldfinch 29       4      
Lawrence's Goldfinch 9       1      
American Goldfinch 1       1      
House Sparrow 30       4      
Nutmeg Mannikin 11       1      
Total 3,438             

A total of 112 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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