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2008 Results: Gig Harbor, Washington

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

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 4       1      
Mallard 20       4      
Surf Scoter 17       3      
Bufflehead 11       4      
Barrow's Goldeneye 6       2      
Hooded Merganser 3       3      
Common Merganser 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Red-necked Grebe 2       1      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 240       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 32       4      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Bald Eagle 6       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
Killdeer 15       1      
Mew Gull 2       1      
Western Gull 25       3      
Glaucous-winged Gull 2       2      
Pigeon Guillemot 2       1      
Marbled Murrelet 3       1      
Band-tailed Pigeon 2       1      
Mourning Dove 15       6      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 5       5      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 9       5      
Hairy Woodpecker 5       2      
Northern Flicker 6       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       4      
Hutton's Vireo 5       2      
Steller's Jay 40       13      
American Crow 73       6      
Northwestern Crow 6       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 53       12      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 131       13      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 35       10      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Bewick's Wren 6       3      
Pacific Wren 4       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 56       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 9       3      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 269       6      
Varied Thrush 10       6      
European Starling 40       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Townsend's Warbler 7       3      
Spotted Towhee 74       15      
Fox Sparrow 20       5      
Song Sparrow 24       9      
White-throated Sparrow 4       2      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 27       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 199       14      
Red-winged Blackbird 20       1      
Purple Finch 36       9      
House Finch 1       1      
Red Crossbill 9       2      
Pine Siskin 727       8      
Total 2,341             

A total of 61 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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