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2002 Results: Gig Harbor, 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 19       3      
American Wigeon 1       1      
Mallard 22       4      
Surf Scoter 20       1      
Black Scoter 20       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 2       1      
Western Grebe 4       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 27       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       1      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Western Gull 31       2      
Herring Gull 12       1      
Band-tailed Pigeon 4       3      
Mourning Dove 4       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 6       5      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 10       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Steller's Jay 39       12      
American Crow 137       11      
Black-capped Chickadee 39       13      
Mountain Chickadee 3       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 77       16      
Bushtit 4       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 33       11      
Bewick's Wren 2       2      
Pacific Wren 7       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 7       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 25       7      
Varied Thrush 10       9      
European Starling 28       3      
Townsend's Warbler 3       2      
Spotted Towhee 49       17      
Fox Sparrow 31       13      
Song Sparrow 41       15      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 25       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 247       15      
Purple Finch 2       2      
House Finch 9       4      
Pine Siskin 148       13      
American Goldfinch 2       1      
House Sparrow 7       3      
Total 1,179             

A total of 49 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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