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2006 Results: Bellingham, Washington

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
Canada Goose 152       6      
Trumpeter Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 181       4      
American Wigeon 14       2      
Mallard 127       2      
Blue-winged Teal 4       1      
Northern Pintail 5       1      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 13       1      
Greater Scaup 12       1      
Lesser Scaup 8       2      
Harlequin Duck 8       1      
Surf Scoter 12       1      
White-winged Scoter 5       1      
Black Scoter 6       1      
Bufflehead 21       2      
Common Goldeneye 19       2      
Barrow's Goldeneye 14       1      
Hooded Merganser 26       2      
Common Merganser 17       2      
Red-throated Loon 2       1      
Pacific Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 4       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       1      
Horned Grebe 2       1      
Red-necked Grebe 2       1      
Western Grebe 5       1      
Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel 4       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 12       1      
Pelagic Cormorant 28       1      
Great Blue Heron 19       3      
Green Heron 1       1      
Bald Eagle 8       6      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 17       4      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 2       2      
American Coot 19       3      
Black-bellied Plover 2       1      
Killdeer 3       1      
Black Oystercatcher 1       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 4       1      
Sanderling 6       1      
Dunlin 12       1      
Mew Gull 17       2      
California Gull 3       2      
Herring Gull 7       1      
Thayer's Gull 26       2      
Glaucous-winged Gull 42       3      
Common Murre 2       1      
Pigeon Guillemot 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 9       3      
Band-tailed Pigeon 15       2      
Mourning Dove 3       1      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Snowy Owl 1       1      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 5       2      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2       1      
Downy Woodpecker 11       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 8       5      
Northern Flicker 11       8      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Steller's Jay 74       16      
Blue Jay 4       1      
American Crow 34       6      
Northwestern Crow 40       4      
Common Raven 14       6      
Black-capped Chickadee 59       16      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 27       10      
Bushtit 30       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 12       8      
Brown Creeper 8       2      
Bewick's Wren 2       2      
Pacific Wren 20       3      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
American Robin 99       13      
Varied Thrush 82       9      
European Starling 54       4      
Townsend's Warbler 3       3      
Spotted Towhee 44       16      
Sage Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 10       6      
Song Sparrow 36       11      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 195       20      
Red-winged Blackbird 95       7      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 5       1      
Purple Finch 8       3      
House Finch 68       13      
Pine Siskin 9       1      
American Goldfinch 1       1      
Evening Grosbeak 51       2      
House Sparrow 62       9      
Total 2,147             

A total of 101 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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