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2001 Results: Tacoma, 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
Brant 7       2      
Canada Goose 247       11      
Trumpeter Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Gadwall 17       4      
Eurasian Wigeon 2       2      
American Wigeon 174       7      
Mallard 128       10      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Northern Pintail 4       2      
Green-winged Teal 60       2      
Canvasback 27       4      
Ring-necked Duck 553       4      
Greater Scaup 125       5      
Lesser Scaup 528       4      
Bufflehead 103       6      
Common Goldeneye 84       5      
Barrow's Goldeneye 8       2      
Hooded Merganser 11       3      
Common Merganser 61       4      
California Quail 5       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 11       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 245       5      
Great Blue Heron 11       5      
Bald Eagle 6       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       4      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
Killdeer 11       5      
Western Gull 8       3      
California Gull 228       5      
Glaucous-winged Gull 85       9      
Rock Pigeon 112       6      
Band-tailed Pigeon 102       4      
Anna's Hummingbird 7       2      
Belted Kingfisher 11       5      
Downy Woodpecker 21       12      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 37       25      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       4      
Hutton's Vireo 3       1      
Steller's Jay 70       14      
American Crow 515       34      
Northwestern Crow 30       3      
Common Raven 13       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 234       43      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 56       20      
Bushtit 74       6      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 25       16      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 18       9      
Pacific Wren 11       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 63       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 65       5      
American Robin 436       32      
Varied Thrush 15       7      
European Starling 347       30      
Cedar Waxwing 9       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3       1      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 49       21      
American Tree Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 23       12      
Song Sparrow 82       24      
Lincoln's Sparrow 9       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       3      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 23       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 390       41      
Red-winged Blackbird 100       9      
Western Meadowlark 4       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 40       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 71       4      
Purple Finch 17       5      
Cassin's Finch 7       2      
House Finch 268       34      
Pine Siskin 355       32      
American Goldfinch 5       5      
House Sparrow 132       27      
Total 6,632             

A total of 80 species were reported.

See a summary for Washington.

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