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2000 Results: Walnut Creek, 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 17       1      
Mallard 14       5      
California Quail 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 23       10      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 19       11      
Golden Eagle 3       2      
American Kestrel 4       3      
Killdeer 1       1      
Western Gull 9       3      
California Gull 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 70       2      
Band-tailed Pigeon 56       3      
Mourning Dove 130       26      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 32       22      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 2       1      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 7       7      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 8       6      
Black Phoebe 7       6      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Steller's Jay 5       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 75       29      
American Crow 11       8      
Common Raven 7       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 20       11      
Oak Titmouse 1       1      
Bushtit 46       10      
White-breasted Nuthatch 6       4      
Rock Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
American Robin 174       22      
Northern Mockingbird 14       10      
European Starling 6       2      
Cedar Waxwing 15       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 7       4      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
California Towhee 32       18      
Song Sparrow 8       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 81       18      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 37       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 88       18      
Red-winged Blackbird 35       5      
Western Meadowlark 10       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 13       3      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 155       28      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 196       16      
American Goldfinch 272       14      
House Sparrow 11       4      
Total 1,764             

A total of 62 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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