San Diego Natural History Museum--Your Nature Connection[BRCC San Diego Natural History Museum: Herpetology Department]

Postfire Response of Birds in Cuyamaca Rancho State Park to the Cedar Fire in the breeding season, April 2004–July 2007

Trend on Cuyamaca No preference Prefers burned Prefers unburned
Increasing Red-shouldered Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
American Kestrel
Hairy Woodpecker

Northern Flicker
Western Bluebird
Violet-green Swallow
Mountain Quail
California Quail
Western Kingbird
Phainopepla

Bewick’s Wren
House Finch
Chipping Sparrow
Black-chinned Sparrow
Sage Sparrow
California Towhee

Lazuli Bunting
Brewer’s Blackbird
Nuttall’s Woodpecker
Western Wood Pewee
Western Flycatcher
American Robin
Pygmy Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch
House Wren
Mountain Chickadee
Wrentit
Song Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Orange-crowned Warbler
Black-headed Grosbeak
Bullock’s Oriole
Decreasing Wild Turkey Mourning Dove
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Rock Wren
Lawrence’s Goldfinch
Western Tanager
Peaking
Anna’s Hummingbird
Costa’s Hummingbird
Pine Siskin
Brown Creeper
Dipping Oak Titmouse
Purple Finch
White-throated Swift
Lesser Goldfinch
Lark Sparrow
Acorn Woodpecker
Steller’s Jay
W. Scrub Jay
Spotted Towhee
Zigzag up-down-up Bushtit

Zigzag down-up-down

European Starling
No trend Turkey Vulture
Brown-headed Cowbird
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Dusky Flycatcher
Common Raven
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Band-tailed Pigeon
Warbling Vireo
American Crow
Purple Martin
Yellow Warbler

Townsend’s Warbler
Wilson’s Warbler
Too few on Cuyamaca
for trends to be compared


Cassin’s Vireo
Hermit Thrush
Common Yellowthroat
Absent

Red-breasted Nuthatch

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