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2004 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
Snow Goose 864       8      
Brant 355       5      
Canada Goose 2,986       105      
Trumpeter Swan 372       12      
Tundra Swan 123       6      
Wood Duck 589       22      
Gadwall 107       20      
Eurasian Wigeon 2       2      
American Wigeon 1,308       45      
Mallard 4,704       185      
Northern Shoveler 101       8      
Northern Pintail 252       12      
Green-winged Teal 165       20      
Canvasback 12       4      
Redhead 4       4      
Ring-necked Duck 158       21      
Greater Scaup 141       13      
Lesser Scaup 122       14      
Harlequin Duck 36       8      
Surf Scoter 428       23      
White-winged Scoter 91       7      
Black Scoter 106       4      
Long-tailed Duck 39       2      
Bufflehead 858       75      
Common Goldeneye 226       39      
Barrow's Goldeneye 106       19      
Hooded Merganser 159       44      
Common Merganser 191       32      
Red-breasted Merganser 3,796       22      
Ruddy Duck 65       6      
California Quail 1,550       69      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Gray Partridge 20       4      
Ring-necked Pheasant 64       24      
Ruffed Grouse 5       3      
Sooty Grouse 10       1      
Wild Turkey 36       5      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Pacific Loon 229       7      
Common Loon 56       21      
Yellow-billed Loon 5       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 71       26      
Horned Grebe 109       15      
Red-necked Grebe 17       4      
Eared Grebe 10       6      
Western Grebe 183       18      
Northern Fulmar 1       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 25       8      
Double-crested Cormorant 2,165       63      
Pelagic Cormorant 12       7      
American Bittern 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 272       99      
Great Egret 1       1      
Green Heron 7       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 2       2      
Osprey 3       3      
Bald Eagle 243       116      
Northern Harrier 22       14      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 54       50      
Cooper's Hawk 34       34      
Northern Goshawk 7       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 165       104      
Rough-legged Hawk 14       9      
Golden Eagle 5       5      
American Kestrel 27       21      
Merlin 10       10      
Peregrine Falcon 5       4      
Prairie Falcon 7       6      
Virginia Rail 2       2      
American Coot 2,723       43      
Black-bellied Plover 40       1      
Killdeer 97       26      
Black Oystercatcher 11       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Black Turnstone 7       1      
Sanderling 526       6      
Western Sandpiper 5       3      
Rock Sandpiper 1       1      
Dunlin 9,561       8      
Wilson's Snipe 5       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 24       5      
Mew Gull 192       23      
Ring-billed Gull 593       31      
Western Gull 169       21      
California Gull 61       13      
Herring Gull 189       19      
Thayer's Gull 3       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 3,239       66      
Glaucous Gull 25       10      
Common Murre 15       3      
Pigeon Guillemot 46       12      
Rhinoceros Auklet 5       2      
Rock Pigeon 1,080       69      
Band-tailed Pigeon 213       31      
Mourning Dove 573       79      
Barn Owl 7       6      
Western Screech-Owl 7       5      
Great Horned Owl 16       13      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 2       1      
Barred Owl 5       3      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 2       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 94       56      
Rufous Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 47       35      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 26       20      
Downy Woodpecker 243       162      
Hairy Woodpecker 115       70      
White-headed Woodpecker 4       3      
Black-backed Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 663       344      
Pileated Woodpecker 46       37      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Northern Shrike 5       5      
Hutton's Vireo 5       5      
Gray Jay 20       2      
Steller's Jay 971       287      
Blue Jay 3       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 76       29      
Black-billed Magpie 287       55      
American Crow 4,618       358      
Northwestern Crow 379       40      
Common Raven 203       71      
Horned Lark 13       6      
Tree Swallow 2       1      
Barn Swallow 2       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 2,132       460      
Mountain Chickadee 155       41      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 1,061       264      
Boreal Chickadee 1       1      
Bushtit 915       69      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 469       247      
White-breasted Nuthatch 39       25      
Pygmy Nuthatch 214       22      
Brown Creeper 37       27      
Rock Wren 2       1      
Canyon Wren 2       2      
Bewick's Wren 109       81      
Pacific Wren 66       38      
Marsh Wren 10       6      
American Dipper 15       6      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 151       36      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 77       38      
Hermit Thrush 17       10      
American Robin 2,699       300      
Varied Thrush 426       180      
Northern Mockingbird 3       2      
European Starling 4,730       255      
Bohemian Waxwing 274       2      
Cedar Waxwing 49       6      
Lapland Longspur 11       1      
Snow Bunting 26       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 18       9      
Townsend's Warbler 29       23      
Spotted Towhee 929       324      
American Tree Sparrow 75       10      
Sage Sparrow 8       2      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 206       82      
Song Sparrow 992       333      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 14       10      
Harris's Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 145       48      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 405       83      
Dark-eyed Junco 4,898       534      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,700       153      
Tricolored Blackbird 7       3      
Western Meadowlark 8       3      
Brewer's Blackbird 82       11      
Brown-headed Cowbird 5       2      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 2       2      
Pine Grosbeak 8       3      
Purple Finch 228       55      
Cassin's Finch 52       12      
House Finch 2,619       359      
Red Crossbill 4       2      
Common Redpoll 3       3      
Pine Siskin 2,107       231      
Lesser Goldfinch 4       1      
American Goldfinch 1,265       96      
Evening Grosbeak 119       18      
House Sparrow 2,992       271      
Total 83,811             

A total of 184 species were reported.

See list of localities in Washington with reports.

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