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2006 Results: Sonny Bono Salton Sea National Wildlife Refuge, California

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 3,130       3      
Canada Goose 4       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 200       1      
Blue-winged Teal 4       1      
Cinnamon Teal 82       2      
Northern Shoveler 3,250       3      
Northern Pintail 265       2      
Green-winged Teal 275       2      
Ring-necked Duck 5       1      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 102       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 55       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 85       1      
American White Pelican 510       2      
Brown Pelican 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 9       2      
Great Egret 5       2      
Snowy Egret 11       2      
Cattle Egret 6,325       3      
White-faced Ibis 48       2      
White-tailed Kite 2       2      
Northern Harrier 5       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       1      
American Kestrel 9       3      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Clapper Rail 2       1      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 2,880       3      
Sandhill Crane 75       1      
Black-bellied Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 82       3      
Black-necked Stilt 232       3      
American Avocet 2,501       2      
Willet 26       2      
Long-billed Curlew 98       3      
Western Sandpiper 3       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 270       2      
Ring-billed Gull 3,800       2      
Western Gull 700       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 7       1      
White-winged Dove 1       1      
Mourning Dove 20       2      
Common Ground-Dove 3       1      
Greater Roadrunner 4       1      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Burrowing Owl 8       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 45       3      
Say's Phoebe 12       3      
Common Raven 3       1      
Horned Lark 1       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 69       3      
Tree Swallow 10       1      
Verdin 18       2      
Marsh Wren 9       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 8       2      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       2      
Northern Mockingbird 4       2      
European Starling 406       2      
American Pipit 30       1      
Ovenbird 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       1      
American Redstart 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 135       3      
Abert's Towhee 16       2      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 15       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 110       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 560       3      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 200       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 500       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 12       1      
House Sparrow 1       1      
Total 27,291             

A total of 77 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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