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2009 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 40       4      
Mute Swan 1       1      
American Wigeon 178       6      
Mallard 80       7      
Northern Shoveler 5       3      
Ring-necked Duck 12       1      
Harlequin Duck 2       1      
Surf Scoter 92       3      
Black Scoter 2       1      
Bufflehead 43       8      
Common Goldeneye 14       5      
Barrow's Goldeneye 14       3      
Hooded Merganser 9       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Horned Grebe 3       2      
Western Grebe 32       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 14       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 19       6      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Bald Eagle 6       5      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 3       2      
Killdeer 5       3      
Western Gull 10       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 7       2      
Pigeon Guillemot 3       1      
Marbled Murrelet 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 4       1      
Band-tailed Pigeon 26       4      
Mourning Dove 9       3      
Anna's Hummingbird 6       5      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Downy Woodpecker 7       6      
Northern Flicker 14       10      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Steller's Jay 64       17      
American Crow 148       11      
Common Raven 2       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 75       16      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 65       11      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 36       10      
American Robin 105       12      
Varied Thrush 11       8      
European Starling 26       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Townsend's Warbler 8       7      
Spotted Towhee 47       15      
Savannah Sparrow 5       2      
Fox Sparrow 12       5      
Song Sparrow 26       14      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 4       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 152       17      
Red-winged Blackbird 14       4      
Purple Finch 20       7      
House Finch 11       5      
Pine Siskin 3       1      
American Goldfinch 8       2      
House Sparrow 4       2      
Total 1,523             

A total of 60 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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