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2009 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
Snow Goose 1       1      
Brant 106       7      
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 270       29      
Trumpeter Swan 19       2      
Tundra Swan 10       1      
Wood Duck 14       5      
Gadwall 125       23      
Eurasian Wigeon 2       2      
American Wigeon 891       23      
Mallard 343       28      
Cinnamon Teal 5       3      
Northern Shoveler 31       7      
Northern Pintail 10       3      
Green-winged Teal 74       6      
Canvasback 20       1      
Redhead 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 110       10      
Greater Scaup 69       6      
Lesser Scaup 182       14      
Harlequin Duck 17       6      
Surf Scoter 30       6      
Black Scoter 4       1      
Bufflehead 296       40      
Common Goldeneye 81       26      
Barrow's Goldeneye 19       6      
Hooded Merganser 42       12      
Common Merganser 64       20      
Red-breasted Merganser 28       10      
Ruddy Duck 15       4      
Common Loon 3       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 53       17      
Horned Grebe 48       17      
Red-necked Grebe 4       3      
Eared Grebe 9       5      
Western Grebe 278       15      
Clark's Grebe 2       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 9       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 176       36      
Pelagic Cormorant 16       2      
Great Blue Heron 41       17      
Bald Eagle 41       25      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       7      
Cooper's Hawk 7       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       10      
Merlin 2       2      
American Coot 1,080       18      
Killdeer 9       2      
Black Turnstone 16       1      
Surfbird 57       1      
Sanderling 33       2      
Dunlin 68       2      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 10       1      
Mew Gull 157       11      
Ring-billed Gull 96       18      
Western Gull 37       4      
California Gull 41       5      
Herring Gull 71       5      
Thayer's Gull 1       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 295       40      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Pigeon Guillemot 4       2      
Rhinoceros Auklet 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 298       41      
Band-tailed Pigeon 38       4      
Western Screech-Owl 2       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 176       104      
Rufous Hummingbird 12       8      
Belted Kingfisher 6       6      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 27       22      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 145       90      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       2      
Hutton's Vireo 3       2      
Steller's Jay 106       52      
Western Scrub-Jay 5       2      
American Crow 914       112      
Northwestern Crow 84       20      
Common Raven 5       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 522       168      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 223       50      
Bushtit 954       70      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 47       37      
Brown Creeper 11       6      
Bewick's Wren 98       76      
Pacific Wren 3       1      
Marsh Wren 4       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 61       21      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 27       18      
American Robin 476       81      
Varied Thrush 12       7      
European Starling 695       63      
Cedar Waxwing 28       4      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 43       21      
Townsend's Warbler 17       17      
Spotted Towhee 88       58      
Fox Sparrow 20       16      
Song Sparrow 172       89      
Lincoln's Sparrow 4       4      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 21       5      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 61       19      
Dark-eyed Junco 776       138      
Red-winged Blackbird 82       16      
Western Meadowlark 2       2      
Purple Finch 26       6      
House Finch 411       100      
Pine Siskin 112       20      
American Goldfinch 108       18      
House Sparrow 357       76      
Total 12,861             

A total of 115 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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