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2002 Results: Seattle, 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
American Crow 2,391       113      
American Coot 1,419       17      
European Starling 1,198       86      
Bushtit 806       54      
Canada Goose 778       22      
House Sparrow 695       93      
Lesser Scaup 633       6      
House Finch 552       96      
American Robin 530       93      
Pine Siskin 487       57      
Dark-eyed Junco 482       102      
Northwestern Crow 450       9      
Black-capped Chickadee 445       125      
American Wigeon 407       14      
Glaucous-winged Gull 403       28      
Mallard 334       24      
Rock Pigeon 313       40      
Gadwall 256       12      
Bufflehead 224       21      
Ring-billed Gull 195       8      
Ring-necked Duck 152       9      
Northern Flicker 133       77      
Song Sparrow 116       57      
Steller's Jay 115       46      
Double-crested Cormorant 111       16      
American Goldfinch 103       16      
Common Goldeneye 99       19      
Mew Gull 96       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 81       47      
Anna's Hummingbird 80       48      
Red-winged Blackbird 67       11      
Greater Scaup 66       6      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 65       17      
Barrow's Goldeneye 60       9      
Western Grebe 59       10      
Green-winged Teal 57       7      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 54       13      
Spotted Towhee 51       37      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 49       24      
Red-breasted Merganser 49       6      
Canvasback 48       4      
Surf Scoter 43       3      
Western Gull 43       12      
Bewick's Wren 41       31      
Northern Shoveler 34       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 32       13      
Cassin's Finch 31       3      
Brandt's Cormorant 28       4      
Horned Grebe 28       5      
Great Blue Heron 26       8      
Ruddy Duck 26       5      
Killdeer 25       5      
Downy Woodpecker 23       14      
Common Merganser 22       8      
Brant 20       1      
Purple Finch 19       7      
Red-necked Grebe 17       3      
Band-tailed Pigeon 16       5      
Hooded Merganser 15       8      
Varied Thrush 15       11      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 13       8      
Pacific Wren 12       9      
Harlequin Duck 11       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 11       5      
Bald Eagle 10       8      
Common Loon 10       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 8       3      
Belted Kingfisher 7       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       6      
Western Scrub-Jay 7       4      
California Gull 6       1      
Dunlin 6       1      
Pygmy Nuthatch 6       1      
Townsend's Warbler 6       5      
Common Redpoll 4       1      
Pigeon Guillemot 4       1      
Sanderling 4       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       2      
Eared Grebe 3       3      
Black Scoter 2       1      
Brown Creeper 2       1      
Common Raven 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Thayer's Gull 2       1      
Western Screech-Owl 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 2       2      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Osprey 1       1      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Total 15,380             

A total of 98 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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