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2002 Results: Watsonville, 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      
Gadwall 3       2      
American Wigeon 4       1      
Mallard 144       2      
Green-winged Teal 8       1      
Bufflehead 34       3      
Common Goldeneye 14       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 29       1      
California Quail 15       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       3      
Western Grebe 3       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 59       2      
American White Pelican 10       1      
Great Blue Heron 9       1      
Great Egret 4       2      
Snowy Egret 9       1      
Turkey Vulture 12       4      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       5      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 30       2      
American Avocet 2       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       1      
Whimbrel 8       1      
Marbled Godwit 21       2      
Ring-billed Gull 15       1      
Western Gull 425       2      
California Gull 440       2      
Herring Gull 20       2      
Thayer's Gull 3       2      
Glaucous-winged Gull 105       2      
Rock Pigeon 90       2      
Band-tailed Pigeon 158       3      
Mourning Dove 55       6      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 13       7      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Acorn Woodpecker 6       3      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 5       4      
Black Phoebe 13       6      
Say's Phoebe 4       2      
Steller's Jay 12       4      
Western Scrub-Jay 17       6      
American Crow 139       4      
Common Raven 4       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 22       6      
Oak Titmouse 7       3      
Bushtit 65       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       1      
Bewick's Wren 8       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       3      
Wrentit 4       2      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 191       7      
Varied Thrush 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 7       5      
European Starling 515       5      
Common Yellowthroat 9       1      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 42       2      
Townsend's Warbler 4       2      
Spotted Towhee 7       5      
California Towhee 19       7      
Fox Sparrow 6       2      
Song Sparrow 30       6      
Lincoln's Sparrow 34       2      
White-throated Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 52       4      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 44       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 48       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 150       1      
Tricolored Blackbird 85       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 675       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 94       2      
Purple Finch 10       3      
House Finch 128       6      
Pine Siskin 27       4      
Lesser Goldfinch 10       1      
American Goldfinch 29       2      
House Sparrow 2       1      
Total 4,321             

A total of 87 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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