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2012 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
Snow Goose 3       1      
Canada Goose 163       12      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 17       5      
Gadwall 20       3      
Eurasian Wigeon 2       1      
American Wigeon 77       12      
Mallard 305       34      
Northern Shoveler 30       3      
Northern Pintail 21       3      
Green-winged Teal 20       3      
Canvasback 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 30       8      
Greater Scaup 40       4      
Lesser Scaup 95       11      
Surf Scoter 680       18      
White-winged Scoter 52       3      
Bufflehead 501       38      
Common Goldeneye 67       14      
Barrow's Goldeneye 39       12      
Hooded Merganser 16       7      
Common Merganser 348       16      
Red-breasted Merganser 5       5      
Ruddy Duck 4       1      
California Quail 13       4      
Ring-necked Pheasant 2       2      
Ruffed Grouse 1       1      
Pacific Loon 2       2      
Common Loon 10       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 12       6      
Horned Grebe 56       9      
Red-necked Grebe 3       1      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Western Grebe 10       3      
Brandt's Cormorant 31       7      
Double-crested Cormorant 195       16      
Pelagic Cormorant 30       3      
Great Blue Heron 16       12      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 10       9      
Bald Eagle 48       29      
Red-tailed Hawk 14       9      
Virginia Rail 3       1      
American Coot 122       4      
Killdeer 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 29       2      
Mew Gull 3       2      
Ring-billed Gull 18       2      
Western Gull 19       1      
California Gull 34       6      
Herring Gull 5       1      
Thayer's Gull 6       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 212       14      
Pigeon Guillemot 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 100       9      
Band-tailed Pigeon 5       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 92       15      
Barn Owl 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 2       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 79       48      
Rufous Hummingbird 10       5      
Belted Kingfisher 12       8      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 5       3      
Downy Woodpecker 31       26      
Hairy Woodpecker 17       13      
Northern Flicker 92       55      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       5      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Gray Jay 5       2      
Steller's Jay 206       77      
Western Scrub-Jay 28       12      
American Crow 805       91      
Common Raven 15       5      
Tree Swallow 2       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 351       99      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 305       84      
Bushtit 338       29      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 125       73      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Pacific Wren 4       3      
Marsh Wren 8       4      
Bewick's Wren 13       10      
American Dipper 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 33       7      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 9       7      
American Robin 433       69      
Varied Thrush 178       77      
European Starling 284       32      
American Pipit 3       1      
Cedar Waxwing 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 33       8      
Townsend's Warbler 56       37      
Spotted Towhee 187       88      
Savannah Sparrow 5       2      
Fox Sparrow 27       16      
Song Sparrow 140       75      
Lincoln's Sparrow 30       1      
White-throated Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 3       3      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 95       29      
Dark-eyed Junco 954       120      
Red-winged Blackbird 72       15      
Brewer's Blackbird 12       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4       1      
Purple Finch 58       20      
House Finch 198       43      
Pine Siskin 645       61      
American Goldfinch 77       11      
Evening Grosbeak 88       10      
House Sparrow 92       23      
Total 9,840             

A total of 116 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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