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Species Common Name
Scientific Name
Status Sunrise Year 1
30 visits
Bostick Year 1
37 visits
Bostick Year 2
11 visits
Bostick Year 3
12 visits
Bostick Year 4
3 visits
Bostick Year 5
2 visits
Bostick Year 6
6 visits
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Status: R = Resident; S = Summer Visitant; W = Winter Visitant; M = Migrant; A = Accidental; I = Introduced
Canada Goose current_site=
Branta canadensis
W 7 20
Wood Duck current_site=
Aix sponsa
W 1
Gadwall current_site=
Anas strepera
W 43 20 7 141 257
American Wigeon current_site=
Anas americana
W 3 7
Mallard current_site=
Anas platyrhynchos
R 168 161 103 81 106 117 269
Cinnamon Teal current_site=
Anas cyanoptera
R 5 26 25 6 28
Northern Shoveler current_site=
Anas clypeata
W 1 1 5
Northern Pintail current_site=
Anas acuta
W 2 35 1
Green-winged Teal current_site=
Anas crecca
W 4 29 7 5 2
Redhead current_site=
Aythya americana
W 1 1
Common Goldeneye current_site=
Bucephala clangula
W 5 3
Common Merganser current_site=
Mergus merganser
W 2 5 49 1 3 3
Ruddy Duck current_site=
Oxyura jamaicensis
R 2
Gambel's Quail current_site=
Callipepla gambelii
R 70 79 24 51 28 66
Pied-billed Grebe current_site=
Podilymbus podiceps
R 1 1 14 8 8 12
Eared Grebe current_site=
Podiceps nigricollis
W 1 1
Western Grebe current_site=
Aechmophorus occidentalis
W 13 3 3
Clark's Grebe current_site=
Aechmophorus clarkii
W 1
Double-crested Cormorant current_site=
Phalacrocorax auritus
R 9 46 15 84 20 29 24
Least Bittern current_site=
Ixobrychus exilis
S 4
Great Blue Heron current_site=
Ardea herodias
R 36 27 10 10 7 6 17
Great Egret current_site=
Ardea alba
R 16 14 1 8 5 12 10
Snowy Egret current_site=
Egretta thula
R 8 11 1 8 7 6 15
Green Heron current_site=
Butorides virexcens
R 28 4 1 6 6 2 3
Black-crowned Night-Heron current_site=
Nycticorax nycticorax
R 1 2 2 2 1 19
White-faced Ibis current_site=
Plegadis chihi
M 31 47 10 6 14 2 63
Turkey Vulture current_site=
Cathartes aura
S 2 1
Osprey current_site=
Pandion haliaetus
M 9 9 1 1 2 1 2
Northern Harrier current_site=
Circus cyaneus
R 16 12 9 2 1 4
Sharp-shinned Hawk current_site=
Accipiter striatus
R 16 8 4 1 1 2 4
Cooper's Hawk current_site=
Accipiter cooperii
R 10 1
Red-shouldered Hawk current_site=
Buteo lineatus
W 1 2
Red-tailed Hawk current_site=
Buteo jamaicensis
R 12 9 3 1 3
American Kestrel current_site=
Falco sparverius
R 5 2 1
Peregrine Falcon current_site=
Falco peregrinus
R 1 2 3 3
Prairie Falcon current_site=
Falco mexicanus
R 1 2 1 1
Virginia Rail current_site=
Rallus limicola
R 1 1 3 6
Sora current_site=
Porzana carolina
M 1 2
Common Moorhen current_site=
Gallinula chloropus
R 1 2 1 1 15
American Coot current_site=
Fulica americana
R 228 9 22 208 334 244 368
Killdeer current_site=
Charadrius vociferus
R 8 171 15 54 6 15 17
Black-necked Stilt current_site=
Himantopus mexicanus
S 4 4 4
American Avocet current_site=
Recurvirostra americana
M 2 17 11
Spotted Sandpiper current_site=
Actitis macularius
S 6 51 12 15 10 1 1
Greater Yellowlegs current_site=
Tringa melanoleuca
M 6 3 6 1 5 8
Lesser Yellowlegs current_site=
Tringa flavipes
M 3 4
Least Sandpiper current_site=
Calidris minutilla
M 40 16 32 1 8
Long-billed Dowitcher current_site=
Limnodromus scolopaceus
M 6 2 8 5
Wilson's Snipe current_site=
Gallinago gallinago
M 5 4 1
Ring-billed Gull current_site=
Larus delawarensis
R 12 301 233 95 14 420 450
Rock Pigeon current_site=
Columba livia
I 7 1 8
White-winged Dove current_site=
Zenaida asiatica
S 2 1 3
Mourning Dove current_site=
Zenaida macroura
R 87 110 55 80 30 10
Greater Roadrunner current_site=
Geococcyx californianus
R 3 3 7 5 1 1
Northern Saw-whet Owl current_site=
Aegolius acadicus
M 1
Lesser Nighthawk current_site=
Chordeiles acutipennis
S 1
Vaux's Swift current_site=
Chaetura vauxi
M 1
White-throated Swift current_site=
Aeronautes saxatalis
S 4 26 28 7 8 2
Black-chinned Hummingbird current_site=
Archilochus alexandri
S 2 3
Anna's Hummingbird current_site=
Calypte anna
R 1
Broad-tailed Hummingbird current_site=
Selasphorus platycercus
1
Belted Kingfisher current_site=
Megaceryle alcyon
M 19 7 3 4 1 2 4
Northern Flicker current_site=
Colaptes auratus
W 17 27 10 2 2
Western Wood-Pewee current_site=
Contopus sordidulus
M 1 3 2 1
Black Phoebe current_site=
Sayornis nigricans
R 75 74 35 28 9 7 5
Say's Phoebe current_site=
Sayornis saya
R 14 40 17 7 3 3
Ash-throated Flycatcher current_site=
Myiarchus cinerascens
S 4
Cassin's Kingbird current_site=
Tyrannus vociferans
M 1
Western Kingbird current_site=
Tyrannus verticalis
S 15 7 20 9
Loggerhead Shrike current_site=
Lanius ludovicianus
W 3 4 2 1
Plumbeous Vireo current_site=
M 1
Warbling Vireo current_site=
Vireo gilvus
M 1
Western Scrub-Jay current_site=
Aphelocoma californica
A 6 10 7
Pinyon Jay current_site=
Gymnorhinus cyanocephalus
A 10
Common Raven current_site=
Corvus corax
R 38 38 11 21 3 4 12
Tree Swallow current_site=
Tachycineta bicolor
M 11 26 2
Violet-Green Swallow current_site=
Tachycineta thalassina
M 2 37 21
Northern Rough-winged Swallow current_site=
Stelgidopteryx serripennis
S 66 94 56 49 18 1 66
Bank Swallow current_site=
Riparia riparia
M 1
Cliff Swallow current_site=
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
S 7 8 51 6 4 5
Barn Swallow current_site=
Hirundo rustica
M 22 12 27 50 1 2
Verdin current_site=
Auriparus flaviceps
R 96 28 12 19 7 1 11
Bushtit current_site=
Psaltriparus minimus
R 18 16
Rock Wren current_site=
Salpinctes obsoletus
R 2 5 2 5
Bewick's Wren current_site=
Thryomanes bewickii
R 52 55 32 19 3 2 1
Marsh Wren current_site=
Cistothorus palustris
R 34 18 16 14 1 8 22
Ruby-crowned Kinglet current_site=
Regulus calendula
W 8 22 7 12 11
Golden-crowned Kinglet current_site=
Regulus satrapa
W 2 2
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher current_site=
Polioptila caerulea
R 21 3 3
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher current_site=
Polioptila melanura
R 113 16 25 10 2 14
Hermit Thrush current_site=
Catharus guttatus
M 4
American Robin current_site=
Turdus migratorius
W 2
Northern Mockingbird current_site=
Mimus polyglottos
R 4 1 3 1
Crissal Thrasher current_site=
Toxostoma crissale
R 15 9 5 5 4 4
European Starling current_site=
Sturnus vulgaris
I 9 18 1 6
American Pipit current_site=
Anthus rubescens
W 20 868 158 177 100 200 27
Cedar Waxwing current_site=
Bombycilla cedrorum
W 1
Phainopepla current_site=
Phainopepla nitens
R 2 3
Orange-crowned Warbler current_site=
Vermivora celata
W 1 8 17 10 1 1
Lucy's Warbler current_site=
Vermivora luciae
S 5 7
Yellow Warbler current_site=
Dendroica petechia
S 2 8 7 2 5 1
Yellow-rumped Warbler current_site=
Dendroica coronata
M 32 110 169 23 3 24 43
Palm Warbler current_site=
Dendroica palmarum
M 1
MacGillivray's Warbler current_site=
Oporornis tolmiei
M 1
Common Yellowthroat current_site=
Geothlypis trichas
S 42 52 23 8 7 10
Wilson's Warbler current_site=
Wilsonia pusilla
M 4 3 1 1
Yellow-breasted Chat current_site=
Icteria virens
S 20 18 2 3
Western Tanager current_site=
Piranga ludoviciana
M 2 2
Spotted Towhee current_site=
Pipilo maculatus
W 11
Abert's Towhee current_site=
Pipilo aberti
R 181 182 79 30 21 9 22
Chipping Sparrow current_site=
Spizella passerina
M 2 1 1
Brewer's Sparrow current_site=
Spizella breweri
R 1 5 22 12 3
Vesper Sparrow current_site=
Pooecetes gramineus
M 1
Lark Sparrow current_site=
Chondestes grammacus
M 1 1
Black-throated Sparrow current_site=
Amphispiza bilineata
S 1 1
Savannah Sparrow current_site=
Passerculus sandwichensis
W 2 3 7 1
Fox Sparrow current_site=
Passerella iliaca
M 1
Song Sparrow current_site=
Melospiza melodia
R 61 81 93 21 5 4 21
Lincoln's Sparrow current_site=
Melospiza lincolnii
M 9 17 5 7 1
White-crowned Sparrow current_site=
Zonotrichia leucophrys
W 208 394 208 29 49 118
Dark-eyed Junco current_site=
Junco hyemalis
W 111
Black-headed Grosbeak current_site=
Pheucticus melanocephalus
M 5 4
Blue Grosbeak current_site=
Guiraca caerulea
S 53 39 8 14 2
Lazuli Bunting current_site=
Passerina amoena
M 1 3 2 4
Indigo Bunting current_site=
Passerina cyanea
S 3 1
Red-winged Blackbird current_site=
Agelaius phoeniceus
R 138 309 105 140 60 109 110
Western Meadowlark current_site=
Sturnella neglecta
R 17 30 14
Yellow-headed Blackbird current_site=
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus
S 1 9 2 167 6
Brewer's Blackbird current_site=
Euphagus cyanocephalus
W 22
Great-tailed Grackle current_site=
Quiscalus mexicanus
R 22 101 34 69 12 24 178
Brown-headed Cowbird current_site=
Molothrus ater
R 150 213 57 57 9 44
Bullock's Oriole current_site=
Icterus bullockii
S 1 1
House Finch current_site=
Carpodacus mexicanus
R 2 9 3 2 2 3
Lesser Goldfinch current_site=
Carduelis psaltria
R 23 7 2
House Sparrow current_site=
Passer domesticus
I 1 2
                 
Total Species   89 99 83 78 67 48 71
Total Individuals   2531 4365 2087 1727 1169 1552 2508
Total unique species found to date: 135

The following species were uniquely seen outside the study area on census outings
Species Sightings
Mountain Bluebird
Sialia currucoides
1
Western Sandpiper
Calidris mauri
14
Horned Lark
Eremophila alpestris
7
Merlin
Falco columbarius
1
Swainson's Hawk
Buteo swainsoni
4
Total Sightings of these Species 27
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