Birds

chestnut-backed chickadee on eucalyptus trunktop of Albany HillOct 2015

chestnut-backed chickadee on eucalyptus trunk on Albany Hill; photo by Pierre La Plant

Birds of Albany Hill
original list compiled by Richard G. Beidleman
from observations between 1994-1996
(additional species & habitat observations in 2015 & 2016 added by
Margot Cunningham, Ralph Pericoli, and others)

(E=eucalyptus forest, O=coast live oak woodland, R=riparian, along Cerrito Creek)

* = observed in this habitat 2015, 2016
+ = additional spp. observed by Ralph Pericoli
(eB) = additional spp. reported to eBird 2015, 2016

Species (common name) Habitat 

1

Bluebird, Western (eB) R

2

Bushtit RO*

3

Chickadee, Chestnut-backed EOR

4

Cormorant, Double-crested (eB) flyover

5

Cowbird, Brown-headed (eB) R

6

Creeper, Brown EOR*

7

Crow, American E*

8

Dove, Mourning EOR

9

Egret, Great+ R

10

Egret, Snowy+ R

11

Falcon, Peregrine (eB) flyover

12

Finch, House ER

13

Flicker, Northern EO*

14

Flycatcher, Ash-throated (eB) R

15

Flycatcher, Pacific-slope (eB) R

16

Flycatcher, Willow (eB) ER, migrant

17

Goldfinch, American (eB) R

18

Goldfinch, Lesser E

19

Gull, California E, flyover (eB)

20

Gull, Ring-billed+ flyover

21

Gull, Western (eB) flyover

22

Hawk, Cooper’s E*O*

23

Hawk, Red-Shouldered+ EO

24

Hawk, Red-tailed E

25

Hawk, Sharp-shinned RO*

26

Heron, Great Blue (eB) R

27

Heron, Green (eB) R

28

Hummingbird, Allens R

29

Hummingbird, Anna’s EO*R

30

Jay, Western Scrub EOR

31

Jay, Steller’s EO

32

Junco, Dark-eyed EOR*

33

Kingfisher, Belted (eB) R

34

Kinglet, Ruby-crowned EO*R

35

Mallard+ R

36

Mockingbird, Northern R

37

Night-Heron, Black-crowned (eB) R

38

Nuthatch, Pygmy (eB) EOR

39

Nuthatch, Red-breasted ER*

40

Owl, Great-horned E

41

Phoebe, Black ER*

42

Pigeon, Band-tailed (eB) flyover

43

Pigeon, Rock (eB) flyover

44

Raven, Common+ ER

45

Robin, American E*R

46

Sapsucker, Red-breasted R*

47

Sparrow, Chipping (eB) R

48

Sparrow, Fox E*OR*

49

Sparrow, Golden-crowned E*R

50

Sparrow, House R*

51

Sparrow, Lincoln’s (eB) R

52

Sparrow, Song OR*

53

Sparrow, White-crowned E

54

Sparrow, White-throated+ R

55

Swallow, Northern Rough-winged (eB) R

56

Swallow, Tree (eB) R

57

Swallow, Violet-green (eB) R

58

Swift, White-throated (eB) flyover

59

Tanager, Western (eB) R

60

Thrush, Hermit E*OR*

61

Thrush, Varied OR*

62

Titmouse, Oak E*O*R*

63

Towhee, California EOR

64

Towhee, Spotted E*O*R*

65

Turkey, Wild+ ER

66

Vireo, Hutton’s+ OR

67

Vireo, Warbling (eB) EOR

68

Vulture, Turkey E*, flyover

69

Warbler, Black-throated Gray (eB) OR

70

Warbler, Chestnut-sided (eB) OR, rare

71

Warbler, MacGillivray’s O

72

Warbler, Nashville (eB) OR, migrant

73

Warbler, Orange-crowned O*R

74

Warbler, Townsend’s OR

75

Warbler, Wilson’s (eB) R

76

Warbler, Yellow (eB) R

77

Warbler, Yellow-rumped ER

78

Waxwing, Cedar+ E

79

Woodpecker, Downy EO*R

80

Woodpecker, Hairy+ E

81

Woodpecker, Nuttall’s+ E

82

Wood-peewee, Western (eB) R

83

Wren, Bewick’s E*O*R

84

Wren, House (eB) R

85

Wren, Marsh (eB) R

86

Wren, Pacific (eB) R

87

Wrentit R

88

Yellowthroat, Common (eB) R