615 thumb Birds of the Presidio of San Francisco

Guide to the Birds of the Presidio of San Francisco contains birds, both common and uncommon, that can be found at the park.

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512701060 83e4dc38bc m
Nuttall's Woodpecker 1
Picoides nuttallii
3064143839 2caa4b9da1 m
Downy Woodpecker 2
Picoides pubescens
471754562 d999b3f567 m
Hairy Woodpecker 3
Picoides villosus
499981592 22410c8958 m
Pileated Woodpecker 4
Dryocopus pileatus
Small
Acorn Woodpecker 5
Melanerpes formicivorus
2408771072 fc19b90eac m
Lewis's Woodpecker 6
Melanerpes lewis
85417 orig
Northern Flicker 7
Colaptes auratus
2119041434 43045dab04 m
Red-breasted Sapsucker 6
Sphyrapicus ruber
6292851627 741009472e m
Williamson's Sapsucker 8
Sphyrapicus thyroideus
4052990138 ffb5fa776e m
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8
Sphyrapicus varius
2312402577 5b86bc50dc m
Western Screech-Owl 9
Megascops kennicottii
3022632393 d0dc668d4c m
Burrowing Owl 10
Athene cunicularia
2925340745 1e9c95f813 m
Great Horned Owl 11
Bubo virginianus
388569179 7a630354de m
Short-eared Owl 12
Asio flammeus
2471624146 2bb91c5652 m
Long-eared Owl 8
Asio otus
3056509987 27f742e521 m
Northern Saw-whet Owl 12
Aegolius acadicus
2792563210 5603caa23e m
Barn Owl 13
Tyto alba
2841112888 ec420af3b7 m
Belted Kingfisher 14
Megaceryle alcyon
3303664749 9c02219c9b m
Eurasian Collared-Dove 15
Streptopelia decaocto
2175759757 6934761cc4 m
Rock Pigeon 16
Columba livia
1408864626 4fd9af1a46 m
Band-tailed Pigeon 6
Patagioenas fasciata
3526799744 8ded7dda46 m
White-winged Dove 17
Zenaida asiatica
32054189 e9279cf071 m
Mourning Dove 18
Zenaida macroura
2328437732 4cbb453c24 m
Sora 1
Porzana carolina
3217157756 2790724d63 m
Virginia Rail 19
Rallus limicola
2094069876 ffc91c88d9 m
Clapper Rail 20
Rallus longirostris
3247305242 6fa42b659b m
Common Moorhen 21
Gallinula chloropus
57709 260 190
American Coot 22
Fulica americana
84054 260 190
Anna's Hummingbird 23
Calypte anna
3131940366 5afe4ff713 m
Costa's Hummingbird 24
Calypte costae
2627488832 61243f251c m
Calliope Hummingbird 25
Selasphorus calliope
2432706015 7914b59259 m
Rufous Hummingbird 12
Selasphorus rufus
88506059 4b91699a75 m
Allen's Hummingbird 26
Selasphorus sasin
3725900861 714441dc75 m
Black-chinned Hummingbird 8
Archilochus alexandri
3418872592 a02b9b7efb m
White-throated Swift 8
Aeronautes saxatalis
Small
Vaux's Swift 27
Chaetura vauxi
5777935921 ff589417d3 m
Black Swift 28
Cypseloides niger
2922027377 777c15c739 m
California Quail 11
Callipepla californica
3446952481 89764c92ce m
Sanderling 29
Calidris alba
2922391345 d0c049a29d m
Dunlin 30
Calidris alpina
2852500668 79db53a2d8 m
Baird's Sandpiper 28
Calidris bairdii
2952213190 5d5d232720 m
Western Sandpiper 31
Calidris mauri
2911239896 0fb4664008 m
Pectoral Sandpiper 32
Calidris melanotos
3090319768 0f7363d944 m
Least Sandpiper 33
Calidris minutilla
Small
Semipalmated Sandpiper 34
Calidris pusilla
3183987749 edbe87c72a m
Surfbird 35
Calidris virgata
3810026767 cd5259e7dc m
Short-billed Dowitcher 36
Limnodromus griseus
2982624992 8dcff968a7 m
Long-billed Dowitcher 1
Limnodromus scolopaceus
2491426102 e3da22169c m
Lesser Yellowlegs 37
Tringa flavipes
Small
Wandering Tattler 38
Tringa incana
2909449935 0025ea25ef m
Greater Yellowlegs 39
Tringa melanoleuca
2815659591 95fc62aae8 m
Willet 8
Tringa semipalmata
2094073420 684efcff3b m
Solitary Sandpiper 39
Tringa solitaria
2233618593 2be083e05c m
Long-billed Curlew 1
Numenius americanus
3483969283 6481ba89d1 m
Whimbrel 40
Numenius phaeopus
7032716277 be6392eae3 m
Wilson's Snipe 41
Gallinago delicata
473835684 9c0e3e1f76 m
Ruddy Turnstone 42
Arenaria interpres
1342919792 5870953f96 m
Black Turnstone 6
Arenaria melanocephala
Small
Marbled Godwit 27
Limosa fedoa
126139769 7cc3516e3b m
Red Phalarope 43
Phalaropus fulicarius
500243357 3436c7da97 m
Red-necked Phalarope 1
Phalaropus lobatus
741288885 b994d2751c m
Wilson's Phalarope 44
Phalaropus tricolor
2409996443 196988fbf9 m
Spotted Sandpiper 45
Actitis macularius
2145448350 03bff05dba m
Bonaparte's Gull 39
Chroicocephalus philadelphia
209230342 167201a865 m
Least Tern 46
Sternula antillarum
2111436997 7f3d119d78 m
Caspian Tern 39
Hydroprogne caspia
5165905850 21a44bc3b1 m
Elegant Tern 47
Thalasseus elegans
Small
Herring Gull 27
Larus argentatus
3524024978 d9907cf5e2 m
California Gull 48
Larus californicus
3214139429 11a1c53cf9 m
Mew Gull 19
Larus canus
2255619597 e4ec656a34 m
Ring-billed Gull 49
Larus delawarensis
3344790119 0ab1791164 m
Glaucous-winged Gull 50
Larus glaucescens
3134610154 9c8323d614 m
Heermann's Gull 28
Larus heermanni
72654 260 190
Glaucous Gull 51
Larus hyperboreus
3240738322 5fed67e037 m
Western Gull 28
Larus occidentalis
5512814474 a5f65be12d m
Thayer's Gull 52
Larus thayeri
3066143123 270478e643 m
Forster's Tern 1
Sterna forsteri
279988232 03af85b38e m
Common Tern 53
Sterna hirundo
3218359613 0ea8138229 m
Arctic Tern 19
Sterna paradisaea
7816179 556f73120e m
Black-legged Kittiwake 54
Rissa tridactyla
4363310200 c23d46c501 m
Sabine's Gull 8
Xema sabini
324187595 5a8b4e78cb m
Snowy Plover 1
Charadrius nivosus
3105670267 56bc585a46 m
Semipalmated Plover 55
Charadrius semipalmatus
287782863 4b0e6cface m
Killdeer 56
Charadrius vociferus
3396137721 b9689993e3 m
Pacific Golden-Plover 54
Pluvialis fulva
3534443038 95272a2c97 m
Black-bellied Plover 39
Pluvialis squatarola
2687291158 85e1dce30f m
Pigeon Guillemot 1
Cepphus columba
371799287 f6f29cd749 m
Common Murre 57
Uria aalge
2153956082 a7147aed4b m
Marbled Murrelet 58
Brachyramphus marmoratus
4130118658 59f82755b2 m
Ancient Murrelet 59
Synthliboramphus antiquus
384232809 8bc7db4f14 m
Black Oystercatcher 1
Haematopus bachmani
2383930838 f64e29e435 m
Black-necked Stilt 6
Himantopus mexicanus
2516691315 01aa9b2454 m
American Avocet 60
Recurvirostra americana
2709008441 9513daaf1e m
Long-tailed Jaeger 61
Stercorarius longicaudus
2702009004 d449c3c3fe m
Parasitic Jaeger 62
Stercorarius parasiticus
513702497 c0014b24e8 m
Pomarine Jaeger 63
Stercorarius pomarinus
Small
Yellow-billed Loon 64
Gavia adamsii
2680676667 f46e7b9fb4 m
Common Loon 8
Gavia immer
3624246300 9cba72e134 m
Pacific Loon 39
Gavia pacifica
5227711689 660244535a m
Red-throated Loon 58
Gavia stellata

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