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2008 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 2       1      
Mallard 20       3      
California Quail 57       7      
Wild Turkey 14       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 25       9      
White-tailed Kite 5       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       8      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 28       5      
Mourning Dove 142       32      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
White-throated Swift 6       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 46       26      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 10       5      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 25       18      
Downy Woodpecker 6       4      
Northern Flicker 9       8      
Black Phoebe 8       8      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Steller's Jay 4       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 59       29      
American Crow 43       8      
Common Raven 5       2      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 37       18      
Oak Titmouse 29       20      
Bushtit 28       7      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 7       6      
Bewick's Wren 11       9      
House Wren 3       3      
Pacific Wren 5       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 23       8      
Wrentit 5       1      
Western Bluebird 15       8      
Hermit Thrush 5       4      
American Robin 298       19      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 13       11      
European Starling 23       5      
Cedar Waxwing 42       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 19       14      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 6       3      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 11       2      
California Towhee 39       23      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
White-throated Sparrow 2       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 141       28      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 76       17      
Dark-eyed Junco 54       19      
Red-winged Blackbird 3       1      
Western Meadowlark 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 6       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3       2      
Purple Finch 6       3      
House Finch 173       34      
Lesser Goldfinch 237       25      
Lawrence's Goldfinch 19       2      
American Goldfinch 140       14      
House Sparrow 45       11      
Total 2,069             

A total of 68 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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