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2012 Results: Sonoma, 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 8       2      
Mute Swan 1       1      
American Wigeon 50       1      
Mallard 25       3      
Cinnamon Teal 20       1      
Northern Shoveler 30       1      
Northern Pintail 5       1      
Green-winged Teal 15       1      
Bufflehead 10       1      
Common Goldeneye 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 60       2      
Ruddy Duck 53       2      
California Quail 53       6      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Wild Turkey 11       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 4       1      
American White Pelican 5       1      
Great Blue Heron 5       4      
Great Egret 3       2      
Snowy Egret 3       3      
Turkey Vulture 31       10      
White-tailed Kite 8       5      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 14       8      
Red-tailed Hawk 16       4      
American Coot 257       3      
Killdeer 10       1      
Black-necked Stilt 20       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 7       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 4       1      
Least Sandpiper 30       1      
Dunlin 10       1      
Ruff 1       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 100       1      
Wilson's Snipe 2       1      
Western Gull 2       1      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 19       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 4       2      
Mourning Dove 9       3      
Barn Owl 4       2      
Western Screech-Owl 3       2      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 16       10      
Acorn Woodpecker 21       4      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 6       6      
Northern Flicker 7       5      
American Kestrel 5       5      
Black Phoebe 6       4      
Steller's Jay 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 30       14      
American Crow 135       13      
Common Raven 3       2      
Tree Swallow 302       2      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 13       6      
Oak Titmouse 14       6      
Bushtit 21       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 10       5      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 4       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Western Bluebird 37       8      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 53       10      
Varied Thrush 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 9       4      
European Starling 2       1      
American Pipit 3       1      
Cedar Waxwing 62       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 22       5      
Spotted Towhee 11       6      
California Towhee 28       12      
Lark Sparrow 10       2      
Song Sparrow 5       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 94       12      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 40       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 55       13      
Red-winged Blackbird 88       5      
Western Meadowlark 22       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 25       1      
House Finch 285       14      
Pine Siskin 8       2      
Lesser Goldfinch 90       7      
American Goldfinch 165       12      
Total 2,644             

A total of 91 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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