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2012 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 163       4      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 4       1      
American Wigeon 296       6      
Mallard 84       4      
Ring-necked Duck 11       2      
Greater Scaup 5       1      
Harlequin Duck 2       1      
Surf Scoter 414       8      
White-winged Scoter 131       3      
Black Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 74       8      
Common Goldeneye 116       7      
Barrow's Goldeneye 5       3      
Hooded Merganser 6       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       2      
Red-throated Loon 3       3      
Common Loon 4       3      
Horned Grebe 34       7      
Red-necked Grebe 4       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 90       6      
Pelagic Cormorant 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Bald Eagle 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       2      
American Coot 8       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Dunlin 48       1      
Mew Gull 10       2      
Western Gull 6       1      
California Gull 6       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 139       9      
Pigeon Guillemot 2       2      
Marbled Murrelet 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 50       4      
Mourning Dove 7       4      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 12       6      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 11       8      
Northern Flicker 25       13      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       3      
Steller's Jay 18       11      
American Crow 142       14      
Common Raven 2       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 82       22      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 40       14      
Bushtit 61       5      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 40       14      
Brown Creeper 2       1      
Pacific Wren 2       1      
Bewick's Wren 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 16       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       2      
American Robin 173       14      
Varied Thrush 54       19      
European Starling 12       1      
Townsend's Warbler 8       6      
Spotted Towhee 55       24      
Fox Sparrow 8       3      
Song Sparrow 47       22      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 7       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 299       33      
Red-winged Blackbird 7       3      
Purple Finch 9       3      
House Finch 37       12      
Pine Siskin 71       8      
American Goldfinch 27       4      
House Sparrow 1       1      
Total 3,032             

A total of 72 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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