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2000 Results: Washington

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in Washington with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 2       1      
Snow Goose 1,000       2      
Brant 253       4      
Canada Goose 8,313       210      
Trumpeter Swan 372       14      
Tundra Swan 72       6      
Wood Duck 96       20      
Gadwall 139       26      
Eurasian Wigeon 35       15      
American Wigeon 2,973       62      
Mallard 4,349       243      
Cinnamon Teal 2       1      
Northern Shoveler 32       10      
Northern Pintail 392       17      
Green-winged Teal 339       25      
Canvasback 73       7      
Redhead 16       1      
Ring-necked Duck 261       20      
Greater Scaup 765       20      
Lesser Scaup 1,157       27      
Harlequin Duck 91       10      
Surf Scoter 520       32      
White-winged Scoter 208       15      
Black Scoter 128       10      
Bufflehead 910       120      
Common Goldeneye 467       55      
Barrow's Goldeneye 383       36      
Hooded Merganser 108       26      
Common Merganser 316       48      
Red-breasted Merganser 570       20      
Ruddy Duck 154       9      
Mountain Quail 23       4      
California Quail 2,678       133      
Ring-necked Pheasant 154       71      
Ruffed Grouse 4       4      
Spruce Grouse 1       1      
Wild Turkey 175       6      
Red-throated Loon 6       2      
Pacific Loon 12       5      
Common Loon 200       37      
Pied-billed Grebe 82       31      
Horned Grebe 175       45      
Red-necked Grebe 48       9      
Eared Grebe 2       2      
Western Grebe 1,897       35      
Brandt's Cormorant 6       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 666       62      
Pelagic Cormorant 79       13      
Great Blue Heron 280       100      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Osprey 7       5      
Bald Eagle 423       180      
Northern Harrier 55       31      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 55       51      
Cooper's Hawk 36       35      
Red-tailed Hawk 347       202      
Rough-legged Hawk 36       11      
Golden Eagle 15       8      
American Kestrel 42       34      
Merlin 18       18      
Gyrfalcon 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 12       11      
Virginia Rail 3       3      
American Coot 2,017       53      
Killdeer 162       50      
Greater Yellowlegs 14       3      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Sanderling 20       2      
Western Sandpiper 70       4      
Dunlin 292       4      
Common Snipe 7       2      
Black-legged Kittiwake 25       1      
Mew Gull 379       16      
Ring-billed Gull 749       31      
Western Gull 478       47      
California Gull 1,083       22      
Herring Gull 369       33      
Thayer's Gull 105       10      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 2,313       132      
Common Murre 66       4      
Pigeon Guillemot 13       8      
Tufted Puffin 10       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,593       101      
Band-tailed Pigeon 509       65      
Mourning Dove 767       98      
Barn Owl 4       3      
Western Screech-Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 35       26      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 6       5      
Barred Owl 7       4      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 69       42      
Rufous Hummingbird 29       19      
Belted Kingfisher 59       41      
Lewis's Woodpecker 7       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 3       2      
Williamson's Sapsucker 1       1      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 39       35      
Downy Woodpecker 419       275      
Hairy Woodpecker 221       128      
White-headed Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 916       519      
Pileated Woodpecker 80       68      
Pacific-slope Flycatcher 1       1      
Black Phoebe 1       1      
Say's Phoebe 2       2      
Hutton's Vireo 10       5      
Gray Jay 27       9      
Steller's Jay 1,510       453      
Western Scrub-Jay 69       35      
Black-billed Magpie 277       73      
Clark's Nutcracker 4       2      
American Crow 6,970       468      
Northwestern Crow 3,167       168      
Common Raven 201       71      
Black-capped Chickadee 3,751       808      
Mountain Chickadee 231       66      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 1,448       360      
Boreal Chickadee 1       1      
Juniper Titmouse 28       1      
Bushtit 1,644       145      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 750       337      
White-breasted Nuthatch 103       41      
Pygmy Nuthatch 112       26      
Brown Creeper 49       28      
Canyon Wren 6       3      
Bewick's Wren 182       107      
Pacific Wren 170       77      
Marsh Wren 17       11      
American Dipper 14       8      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 329       52      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 150       76      
Wrentit 3       1      
Western Bluebird 6       1      
Townsend's Solitaire 2       2      
Hermit Thrush 6       6      
American Robin 4,072       627      
Varied Thrush 750       281      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 9,222       435      
Bohemian Waxwing 12       1      
Cedar Waxwing 194       10      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 12       6      
Townsend's Warbler 49       29      
Spotted Towhee 1,009       393      
American Tree Sparrow 93       18      
Chipping Sparrow 27       8      
Sage Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 341       147      
Song Sparrow 1,094       396      
Lincoln's Sparrow 21       8      
White-throated Sparrow 8       8      
White-crowned Sparrow 496       89      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 395       102      
Dark-eyed Junco 7,824       898      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,275       212      
Western Meadowlark 20       10      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 4       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 235       13      
Brown-headed Cowbird 146       12      
Bullock's Oriole 1       1      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 26       6      
Pine Grosbeak 35       5      
Purple Finch 503       106      
Cassin's Finch 249       18      
House Finch 4,852       676      
Red Crossbill 30       4      
Common Redpoll 119       5      
Pine Siskin 3,970       337      
Lesser Goldfinch 11       4      
American Goldfinch 1,168       127      
Evening Grosbeak 604       49      
House Sparrow 4,048       436      
Total 111,140             

A total of 175 species were reported.

See list of localities in Washington with reports.

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