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2008 Results: La Conner, 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
Snow Goose 800       1      
Brant 400       1      
Cackling Goose 4       1      
Canada Goose 125       1      
Trumpeter Swan 815       1      
Tundra Swan 235       1      
Gadwall 9       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 5       1      
American Wigeon 2,150       1      
Mallard 6,025       1      
Northern Shoveler 23       1      
Northern Pintail 4,056       1      
Green-winged Teal 387       1      
Canvasback 142       1      
Ring-necked Duck 32       1      
Greater Scaup 57       1      
Lesser Scaup 2       1      
Harlequin Duck 6       1      
Surf Scoter 3,400       1      
White-winged Scoter 85       1      
Long-tailed Duck 25       1      
Bufflehead 120       1      
Common Goldeneye 150       1      
Barrow's Goldeneye 5       1      
Hooded Merganser 10       1      
Common Merganser 140       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 50       1      
Ruddy Duck 30       1      
Red-throated Loon 450       1      
Common Loon 35       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       1      
Horned Grebe 25       1      
Red-necked Grebe 15       1      
Western Grebe 50       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 20       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 65       1      
Pelagic Cormorant 5       1      
Great Blue Heron 40       1      
Bald Eagle 170       1      
Northern Harrier 40       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 35       1      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
Prairie Falcon 1       1      
Virginia Rail 2       1      
American Coot 40       1      
Black-bellied Plover 75       1      
Pacific Golden-Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 5       1      
Black Oystercatcher 4       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 10       1      
Black Turnstone 5       1      
Dunlin 7,000       1      
Mew Gull 300       1      
Ring-billed Gull 50       1      
Western Gull 1       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 75       1      
Common Murre 5       1      
Pigeon Guillemot 20       1      
Marbled Murrelet 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 30       1      
Mourning Dove 15       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 3       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 4       1      
Downy Woodpecker 2       1      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 5       1      
Steller's Jay 3       1      
American Crow 80       1      
Northwestern Crow 15       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 20       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 10       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 5       1      
Bewick's Wren 5       1      
Pacific Wren 3       1      
Marsh Wren 10       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 30       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       1      
American Robin 50       1      
Varied Thrush 8       1      
European Starling 600       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 10       1      
Spotted Towhee 5       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 10       1      
Song Sparrow 40       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 4       1      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 60       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 225       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,800       1      
Western Meadowlark 4       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 800       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 5       1      
Purple Finch 3       1      
House Finch 40       1      
Red Crossbill 6       1      
Pine Siskin 20       1      
American Goldfinch 3       1      
Evening Grosbeak 15       1      
House Sparrow 480       1      
Total 32,296             

A total of 111 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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