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Bird's Nests in San Diego

Bird's Nests in San Diego

This mission's goal is to document all varieties of birds' nests in San Diego county. From water-fowl to the Golden Eagle. We want to see them all. Please DO NOT disturb the birds or their eggs. Abandoned nests may be posted unidentified and pictures from a distance are okay too. We just want to see what kind of nests are being built and where. Sign in to join mission

Bird's Nests in San Diego
Created by

RyannMcArdle

Website 10 participants 20 spottings

Here is a list of birds that regularly breed in San Diego county: • Pied-billed Grebe • Clark’s Grebe • Brandt’s Cormorant • Double-crested Cormorant • Brown Pelican • Little Blue Heron • Great Blue Heron • Green Heron • Black-crowned Night Heron • Snowy Egret • Great Egret • Cattle Egret • Snowy Plover (Endangered) • Least Bittern • Clapper Rail (Endangered) • White-faced Ibis • Turkey Vulture • Ruddy Duck • Mallard • Cinnamon Teal Duck • Redhead Duck • White-tailed Kite • Northern Harrier • Cooper’s Hawk • Red-shouldered Hawk • Golden Eagle • American Kestrel • Prairie Falcon AKA Peregrine Falcon • Mountain Quail • California Quail • Gambel’s Quail • Clapper Rail • Virginia Rail • Common Gallinule or Moorhen • American Coot • Killdeer • Black-necked Stilt • American Avocet • Southern Western Gull • Caspian Tern • Elegant Tern • Forster’s Tern • Black Skimmer • Band-tailed Pigeon • Mourning Dove • White-winged Dove • Common Ground Dove • Greater Roadrunner • Barn Owl • Western Screech Owl • Great Horned Owl • Pacific Horned Owl • Pallid Horned Owl • Spotted Owl • Burrowing Owl • Northern Saw-whet Owl • Long-eared Owl • Dusky Poor-will • White-throated Swift • Anna’s Hummingbird • Costa’s Hummingbird • Belted Kingfisher • Acorn Woodpecker • Sierra Red-breasted Sapsucker • Nuttall’s Woodpecker • Ladder-backed Woodpecker • Downy Woodpecker • Hairy Woodpecker • White-headed Woodpecker • Monterey Red-shafted Flicker • Say’s Phoebe • Black Phoebe • Cassin’s Kingbird • Grinnell’s Shrike • California Shrike • Oberholser’s Vireo • Steller’s Jay • Western Scrub Jay • American Crow • Common Raven • Phainopepla • Western Bluebird • American Robin • Northern Mockingbird • Leconte’s Thrasher • California Thrasher • Crissal Thrasher • White-naped Pygmy Nuthatch • White-breasted Nuthatch • Brown Creeper • San Diego Cactus Wren (Endangered) • Desert Cactus Wren • Rock Wren • Canyon Wren • Mary Clark’s Marsh Wren • Sooty Bewick’s Wren • House Wren • Verdin • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher • California Gnatcatcher • Black-tailed Gnatcatcher • Plain or Oak Titmouse • Bushtit • Tree Swallow • Wrentit • California Horned Lark • Island Horned Lark • Yuma Horned Lark • American Goldfinch • Lesser Goldfinch • Lawrence’s Goldfinch • House Finch • San Diego Song Sparrow • Rufous-crowned Sparrow • Grasshopper Sparrow • Bell’s Sage Sparrow • Lark Sparrow • Black-throated Sparrow • Spotted or Rufous-sided Towhee • Brown or California Towhee • Western Yellowthroat • Red-winged Blackbird • Brewer’s Blackbird • Tricolored Blackbird • Western Meadowlark • Great-tailed Grackle • Dwarf Cowbird • Belding’s Sparrow (Endangered)

Bird's Nests in San Diego

Lat: 32.64 Long: -117.08

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