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2008 Results: Olympia, 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
Cackling Goose 4       1      
Canada Goose 228       19      
Wood Duck 13       5      
Gadwall 15       2      
American Wigeon 562       13      
Mallard 270       32      
Northern Shoveler 13       3      
Northern Pintail 23       4      
Green-winged Teal 30       8      
Canvasback 5       1      
Ring-necked Duck 28       10      
Greater Scaup 272       6      
Lesser Scaup 172       5      
Surf Scoter 280       7      
White-winged Scoter 63       2      
Black Scoter 25       1      
Bufflehead 756       27      
Common Goldeneye 63       14      
Barrow's Goldeneye 31       6      
Hooded Merganser 18       4      
Common Merganser 47       8      
Red-breasted Merganser 103       8      
Ruddy Duck 17       3      
California Quail 64       6      
Red-throated Loon 3       2      
Common Loon 83       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       5      
Horned Grebe 52       9      
Red-necked Grebe 3       2      
Eared Grebe 2       1      
Western Grebe 14       7      
Brandt's Cormorant 108       8      
Double-crested Cormorant 119       11      
Pelagic Cormorant 53       2      
Great Blue Heron 79       25      
Osprey 2       1      
Bald Eagle 51       23      
Northern Harrier 4       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 7       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       10      
American Coot 183       12      
Killdeer 1       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 7       2      
Sanderling 200       1      
Dunlin 3,991       4      
Long-billed Dowitcher 1       1      
Wilson's Snipe 3       2      
Western Gull 19       3      
California Gull 36       5      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Thayer's Gull 2       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 775       16      
Glaucous Gull 2       1      
Pigeon Guillemot 11       2      
Rock Pigeon 97       13      
Band-tailed Pigeon 3       1      
Mourning Dove 86       15      
Great Horned Owl 4       3      
Barred Owl 4       4      
Anna's Hummingbird 25       14      
Rufous Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 19       16      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 35       25      
Hairy Woodpecker 16       12      
Northern Flicker 85       50      
Pileated Woodpecker 16       13      
Gray Jay 1       1      
Steller's Jay 259       88      
Western Scrub-Jay 34       20      
American Crow 368       48      
Northwestern Crow 57       11      
Common Raven 12       5      
Black-capped Chickadee 488       107      
Mountain Chickadee 26       6      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 249       74      
Bushtit 131       13      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 89       49      
White-breasted Nuthatch 6       4      
Brown Creeper 30       10      
Bewick's Wren 37       20      
Pacific Wren 48       16      
Marsh Wren 4       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 54       7      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 31       16      
Hermit Thrush 3       2      
American Robin 368       73      
Varied Thrush 59       27      
European Starling 180       32      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       2      
Townsend's Warbler 29       18      
Spotted Towhee 221       93      
Fox Sparrow 20       17      
Song Sparrow 221       77      
Lincoln's Sparrow 4       3      
White-throated Sparrow 3       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 14       5      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 130       32      
Dark-eyed Junco 863       112      
Red-winged Blackbird 72       22      
Pine Grosbeak 10       1      
Purple Finch 53       19      
House Finch 218       49      
Pine Siskin 1,320       55      
American Goldfinch 158       15      
House Sparrow 201       30      
Total 15,410             

A total of 109 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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