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2012 Results: Astoria, Oregon

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Cackling Goose 425       1      
Canada Goose 105       3      
Gadwall 25       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 553       2      
Mallard 115       4      
Northern Pintail 35       1      
Green-winged Teal 12       2      
Canvasback 1       1      
Greater Scaup 150       4      
Lesser Scaup 120       1      
Surf Scoter 75       1      
Bufflehead 115       5      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Merganser 11       2      
Ruddy Duck 21       1      
Horned Grebe 4       2      
Western Grebe 250       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       1      
Pelagic Cormorant 9       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Bald Eagle 6       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
American Coot 23       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Least Sandpiper 6       1      
Wilson's Snipe 4       1      
Mew Gull 801       2      
Ring-billed Gull 2       1      
Western Gull 114       4      
Herring Gull 3       1      
Thayer's Gull 2       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 157       2      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 75       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 10       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 4       4      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 2       1      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 8       6      
Hutton's Vireo 2       1      
Steller's Jay 18       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 11       6      
American Crow 69       6      
Common Raven 7       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 31       6      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 16       3      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Pacific Wren 5       2      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 32       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       3      
Hermit Thrush 5       5      
American Robin 30       5      
Varied Thrush 18       7      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 641       3      
Cedar Waxwing 25       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       1      
Townsend's Warbler 3       2      
Spotted Towhee 8       6      
Fox Sparrow 33       6      
Song Sparrow 20       7      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 7       3      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 42       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 99       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 30       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 8       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
House Finch 7       1      
Pine Siskin 27       2      
House Sparrow 32       3      
Total 4,509             

A total of 79 species were reported.

See a summary for Oregon.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.