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2008 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
American Wigeon 18       1      
Mallard 28       4      
Blue-winged Teal 7       1      
Cinnamon Teal 19       5      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 3       3      
Bufflehead 173       4      
Common Goldeneye 12       3      
Common Merganser 12       3      
Ruddy Duck 12       1      
California Quail 100       4      
Common Loon 3       3      
Eared Grebe 6       3      
Western Grebe 22       4      
Brandt's Cormorant 12       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       1      
American White Pelican 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       4      
Great Egret 7       4      
Snowy Egret 27       4      
Turkey Vulture 10       4      
White-tailed Kite 7       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       5      
American Coot 46       2      
Killdeer 7       1      
Black-necked Stilt 30       1      
American Avocet 7       4      
Willet 120       3      
Whimbrel 18       3      
Long-billed Curlew 21       4      
Marbled Godwit 75       3      
Short-billed Dowitcher 130       1      
California Gull 6       3      
Forster's Tern 15       3      
Band-tailed Pigeon 3       1      
Mourning Dove 5       2      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 39       10      
Allen's Hummingbird 4       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 6       3      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 4       4      
Black Phoebe 7       4      
Steller's Jay 19       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 30       4      
American Crow 38       4      
Common Raven 1       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 52       7      
Oak Titmouse 14       3      
Bushtit 105       4      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       4      
Wrentit 9       6      
Hermit Thrush 15       4      
American Robin 154       5      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
California Thrasher 5       1      
European Starling 4       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 3       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 63       5      
Townsend's Warbler 2       2      
Spotted Towhee 11       6      
California Towhee 16       5      
Fox Sparrow 11       2      
Song Sparrow 13       3      
White-throated Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 8       1      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 69       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 26       4      
Western Meadowlark 2       1      
Purple Finch 10       2      
House Finch 26       5      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 11       2      
American Goldfinch 65       2      
Total 1,860             

A total of 85 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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