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2008 Results: Sitka, Alaska

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 1       1      
Trumpeter Swan 4       2      
American Wigeon 1       1      
Mallard 254       10      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 125       5      
Harlequin Duck 110       12      
Surf Scoter 44       6      
White-winged Scoter 10       2      
Black Scoter 2       1      
Long-tailed Duck 601       5      
Bufflehead 95       10      
Common Goldeneye 10       5      
Barrow's Goldeneye 152       11      
Common Merganser 129       18      
Red-breasted Merganser 17       8      
Pacific Loon 5       4      
Common Loon 6       5      
Horned Grebe 2       2      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 37       5      
Pelagic Cormorant 78       13      
Great Blue Heron 8       7      
Bald Eagle 242       23      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Black Turnstone 77       4      
Surfbird 31       3      
Rock Sandpiper 10       2      
Mew Gull 101       10      
Herring Gull 78       4      
Thayer's Gull 221       8      
Glaucous-winged Gull 371       15      
Glaucous Gull 3       2      
Common Murre 3       2      
Thick-billed Murre 2       2      
Marbled Murrelet 2       2      
Rock Pigeon 26       6      
Anna's Hummingbird 7       4      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Steller's Jay 1       1      
Northwestern Crow 435       16      
Common Raven 256       24      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 38       9      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Pacific Wren 2       2      
American Dipper 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
American Robin 2       2      
Varied Thrush 16       6      
European Starling 171       9      
Bohemian Waxwing 7       1      
American Tree Sparrow 6       5      
Savannah Sparrow 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 19       11      
White-crowned Sparrow 3       2      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 2       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 320       14      
Pine Grosbeak 6       1      
Red Crossbill 20       1      
Common Redpoll 403       7      
Pine Siskin 628       15      
Total 5,218             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for Alaska.

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