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2002 Results: Portland, Oregon

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 651       25      
Wood Duck 33       2      
Gadwall 14       2      
American Wigeon 196       6      
Mallard 287       24      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Northern Pintail 16       2      
Green-winged Teal 48       7      
Canvasback 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 83       4      
Bufflehead 93       6      
Hooded Merganser 5       3      
Common Merganser 40       4      
Ruddy Duck 42       2      
California Quail 77       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       7      
Brandt's Cormorant 5       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 15       6      
Great Blue Heron 122       14      
Great Egret 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 8       1      
Osprey 2       1      
Bald Eagle 8       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       3      
Cooper's Hawk 8       8      
Red-tailed Hawk 27       21      
American Kestrel 2       1      
Merlin 3       2      
American Coot 11       2      
Sandhill Crane 82       2      
Killdeer 10       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       2      
Long-billed Dowitcher 18       1      
Western Gull 2       1      
California Gull 4       2      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 23       6      
Rock Pigeon 138       11      
Band-tailed Pigeon 8       5      
Mourning Dove 139       40      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 70       41      
Rufous Hummingbird 16       9      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 4       3      
Downy Woodpecker 104       67      
Hairy Woodpecker 19       12      
Northern Flicker 176       101      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       5      
Hutton's Vireo 2       2      
Gray Jay 2       1      
Steller's Jay 149       64      
Western Scrub-Jay 211       115      
American Crow 789       113      
Common Raven 7       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 662       130      
Mountain Chickadee 6       2      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 109       36      
Bushtit 2,002       93      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 95       56      
White-breasted Nuthatch 13       8      
Pygmy Nuthatch 22       2      
Brown Creeper 4       4      
Bewick's Wren 46       29      
Pacific Wren 19       9      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 34       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 63       32      
Townsend's Solitaire 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 6       5      
American Robin 717       111      
Varied Thrush 136       48      
European Starling 768       116      
Cedar Waxwing 3       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 35       11      
Townsend's Warbler 23       16      
Spotted Towhee 161       79      
American Tree Sparrow 3       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 52       23      
Song Sparrow 314       89      
White-throated Sparrow 3       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 68       11      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 111       26      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,141       139      
Red-winged Blackbird 64       14      
Purple Finch 9       4      
Cassin's Finch 12       4      
House Finch 757       123      
Red Crossbill 21       3      
Common Redpoll 4       1      
Pine Siskin 222       39      
Lesser Goldfinch 36       6      
American Goldfinch 104       27      
Evening Grosbeak 2       1      
House Sparrow 886       84      
Total 12,534             

A total of 95 species were reported.

See a summary for Oregon.

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