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2008 Results: Van Nuys, 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 206       2      
American Wigeon 125       2      
Mallard 65       2      
Northern Shoveler 10       1      
Lesser Scaup 8       1      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 29       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 28       2      
Eared Grebe 8       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 158       2      
American White Pelican 16       2      
Great Blue Heron 23       2      
Great Egret 16       2      
Snowy Egret 4       2      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 15       2      
Turkey Vulture 24       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       2      
American Kestrel 2       2      
American Coot 625       2      
Ring-billed Gull 60       1      
Western Gull 1       1      
California Gull 20       3      
Glaucous-winged Gull 11       1      
Rock Pigeon 64       3      
Mourning Dove 13       3      
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet 15       1      
White-throated Swift 40       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 16       3      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Allen's Hummingbird 7       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       1      
Black Phoebe 11       4      
Cassin's Kingbird 1       1      
American Crow 3       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1       1      
Tree Swallow 20       1      
Violet-green Swallow 3       1      
Barn Swallow 1       1      
Bushtit 41       2      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 5       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 14       2      
Western Bluebird 14       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 4       2      
European Starling 4       2      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 53       2      
California Towhee 6       3      
Chipping Sparrow 10       1      
Lark Sparrow 4       1      
Song Sparrow 15       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 63       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 78       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 53       2      
Great-tailed Grackle 83       2      
Purple Finch 3       1      
House Finch 32       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 24       3      
American Goldfinch 85       2      
House Sparrow 8       2      
Total 2,270             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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