Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2012 Results: Sonora, 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 115       5      
Gadwall 8       1      
American Wigeon 49       4      
Mallard 97       4      
Green-winged Teal 25       3      
Ring-necked Duck 16       3      
Bufflehead 12       3      
Common Goldeneye 18       3      
Hooded Merganser 9       4      
Common Merganser 9       2      
Ruddy Duck 63       4      
California Quail 8       3      
Wild Turkey 8       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 24       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 39       4      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 2       2      
Snowy Egret 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 25       8      
Red-shouldered Hawk 14       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       5      
American Coot 757       5      
Killdeer 2       1      
Band-tailed Pigeon 210       6      
Mourning Dove 27       7      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
White-throated Swift 15       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 17       10      
Belted Kingfisher 4       2      
Acorn Woodpecker 15       8      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 8       5      
Downy Woodpecker 7       3      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 11       7      
Black Phoebe 6       5      
Steller's Jay 3       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 23       8      
American Crow 3       1      
Common Raven 6       3      
Horned Lark 3       1      
Oak Titmouse 22       10      
Bushtit 36       4      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 4       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 17       8      
House Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 3       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       4      
Wrentit 1       1      
Western Bluebird 12       4      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 20       6      
California Thrasher 2       1      
European Starling 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 44       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 16       7      
Spotted Towhee 43       8      
California Towhee 13       6      
Lark Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 59       7      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 26       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 81       9      
Red-winged Blackbird 6       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 41       2      
Purple Finch 7       5      
House Finch 34       8      
Pine Siskin 27       5      
Lesser Goldfinch 79       7      
Evening Grosbeak 2       1      
House Sparrow 10       2      
Total 2,299             

A total of 75 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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