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2012 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 4       1      
Brant 130       4      
Canada Goose 153       18      
Wood Duck 14       3      
Gadwall 247       21      
Eurasian Wigeon 15       7      
American Wigeon 628       21      
Mallard 302       29      
Northern Shoveler 50       8      
Green-winged Teal 59       7      
Ring-necked Duck 47       9      
Greater Scaup 339       4      
Lesser Scaup 347       9      
Harlequin Duck 7       2      
Surf Scoter 12       2      
Bufflehead 134       24      
Common Goldeneye 103       15      
Barrow's Goldeneye 3       2      
Hooded Merganser 15       6      
Common Merganser 26       9      
Red-breasted Merganser 25       4      
Red-throated Loon 3       2      
Pacific Loon 3       2      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 15       11      
Horned Grebe 32       6      
Red-necked Grebe 22       6      
Eared Grebe 15       1      
Western Grebe 172       5      
Brandt's Cormorant 5       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 108       20      
Great Blue Heron 19       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Bald Eagle 30       18      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       6      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
American Coot 888       16      
Killdeer 21       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Surfbird 30       1      
Sanderling 2       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Mew Gull 82       3      
Ring-billed Gull 67       8      
Western Gull 4       3      
California Gull 39       3      
Herring Gull 7       3      
Thayer's Gull 6       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 231       33      
Common Murre 13       1      
Pigeon Guillemot 11       3      
Rhinoceros Auklet 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 184       24      
Band-tailed Pigeon 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 194       123      
Rufous Hummingbird 7       3      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 14       12      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 145       88      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Hutton's Vireo 2       2      
Steller's Jay 96       54      
American Crow 1,343       127      
Common Raven 4       1      
Tree Swallow 23       1      
Barn Swallow 22       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 529       157      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 82       44      
Bushtit 839       72      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 44       30      
Brown Creeper 4       3      
Pacific Wren 29       7      
Marsh Wren 6       2      
Bewick's Wren 99       79      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 40       12      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 24       16      
Hermit Thrush 6       6      
American Robin 557       88      
Varied Thrush 64       42      
European Starling 969       69      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 37       29      
Townsend's Warbler 26       23      
Spotted Towhee 132       78      
Fox Sparrow 43       27      
Song Sparrow 174       79      
Lincoln's Sparrow 8       5      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 24       11      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 134       43      
Dark-eyed Junco 829       152      
Red-winged Blackbird 78       15      
Purple Finch 26       8      
House Finch 398       100      
Common Redpoll 8       1      
Pine Siskin 593       63      
American Goldfinch 351       54      
House Sparrow 280       66      
Total 12,986             

A total of 102 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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