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2007 Results: Washington

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See list of localities in Washington with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 21       6      
Snow Goose 17,295       9      
Brant 1,532       22      
Cackling Goose 3,750       21      
Canada Goose 13,245       284      
Trumpeter Swan 4,887       46      
Tundra Swan 828       13      
Whooper Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 443       39      
Gadwall 553       78      
Eurasian Wigeon 95       24      
American Wigeon 13,120       180      
Mallard 14,031       403      
Cinnamon Teal 4       1      
Northern Shoveler 1,884       55      
Northern Pintail 3,102       66      
Green-winged Teal 788       83      
Canvasback 161       11      
Redhead 140       9      
Ring-necked Duck 719       80      
Greater Scaup 668       33      
Lesser Scaup 1,091       45      
Harlequin Duck 161       29      
Surf Scoter 1,252       79      
White-winged Scoter 494       51      
Black Scoter 50       11      
Long-tailed Duck 70       13      
Bufflehead 3,174       270      
Common Goldeneye 1,212       150      
Barrow's Goldeneye 459       57      
Hooded Merganser 330       92      
Common Merganser 662       95      
Red-breasted Merganser 644       70      
Ruddy Duck 689       27      
Mountain Quail 73       7      
California Quail 3,837       173      
Chukar 26       2      
Gray Partridge 7       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 67       38      
Ruffed Grouse 4       3      
Sooty Grouse 1       1      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 6       1      
Wild Turkey 199       13      
Red-throated Loon 22       12      
Pacific Loon 42       15      
Common Loon 168       56      
Yellow-billed Loon 2       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 259       77      
Horned Grebe 551       80      
Red-necked Grebe 145       29      
Eared Grebe 41       11      
Western Grebe 1,262       64      
Clark's Grebe 1       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 89       18      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,750       163      
Pelagic Cormorant 254       41      
American White Pelican 13       5      
American Bittern 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 1,382       202      
Great Egret 19       3      
Green Heron 34       13      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 9       3      
Osprey 13       8      
White-tailed Kite 2       2      
Bald Eagle 905       354      
Northern Harrier 137       63      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 116       107      
Cooper's Hawk 85       74      
Northern Goshawk 8       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 566       273      
Rough-legged Hawk 55       23      
Golden Eagle 18       9      
American Kestrel 111       66      
Merlin 25       20      
Gyrfalcon 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 8       7      
Prairie Falcon 3       3      
Virginia Rail 8       5      
American Coot 9,780       136      
Sandhill Crane 10       2      
Black-bellied Plover 559       8      
Killdeer 251       68      
Black Oystercatcher 49       11      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 23       7      
Willet 9       2      
Whimbrel 6       1      
Marbled Godwit 651       2      
Black Turnstone 64       7      
Surfbird 41       3      
Sanderling 403       13      
Western Sandpiper 534       8      
Least Sandpiper 8       1      
Rock Sandpiper 15       2      
Dunlin 11,162       17      
Wilson's Snipe 11       4      
Black-legged Kittiwake 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 85       2      
Heermann's Gull 4       2      
Mew Gull 849       63      
Ring-billed Gull 1,351       50      
Western Gull 761       58      
California Gull 836       32      
Herring Gull 413       34      
Thayer's Gull 41       10      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 2,772       207      
Glaucous Gull 15       6      
Common Murre 119       12      
Pigeon Guillemot 257       39      
Marbled Murrelet 57       11      
Ancient Murrelet 16       4      
Rhinoceros Auklet 18       7      
Rock Pigeon 3,548       201      
Band-tailed Pigeon 382       69      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 31       5      
Mourning Dove 1,291       182      
Barn Owl 8       7      
Western Screech-Owl 8       6      
Great Horned Owl 31       23      
Snowy Owl 5       3      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 4       3      
Barred Owl 5       5      
Great Gray Owl 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 4       3      
Short-eared Owl 10       4      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 7       7      
Anna's Hummingbird 478       262      
Rufous Hummingbird 30       27      
Belted Kingfisher 112       89      
Lewis's Woodpecker 23       2      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 44       38      
Downy Woodpecker 417       285      
Hairy Woodpecker 190       130      
White-headed Woodpecker 12       5      
Northern Flicker 1,304       628      
Pileated Woodpecker 152       110      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Northern Shrike 15       12      
Hutton's Vireo 25       13      
Gray Jay 19       6      
Steller's Jay 1,443       462      
Blue Jay 6       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 115       56      
Black-billed Magpie 748       146      
Clark's Nutcracker 32       6      
American Crow 13,633       641      
Northwestern Crow 1,445       139      
Common Raven 724       183      
Horned Lark 1,812       10      
Tree Swallow 338       8      
Violet-green Swallow 37       4      
Barn Swallow 3       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 3,810       848      
Mountain Chickadee 334       93      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 1,985       520      
Bushtit 2,346       180      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1,006       428      
White-breasted Nuthatch 95       44      
Pygmy Nuthatch 140       34      
Brown Creeper 90       59      
Rock Wren 10       5      
Canyon Wren 7       6      
Bewick's Wren 256       171      
Pacific Wren 298       125      
Marsh Wren 51       21      
American Dipper 13       8      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 636       116      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 514       129      
Western Bluebird 8       4      
Mountain Bluebird 8       2      
Townsend's Solitaire 18       7      
Hermit Thrush 10       6      
American Robin 92,806       740      
Varied Thrush 851       369      
European Starling 15,787       410      
American Pipit 16       1      
Bohemian Waxwing 506       11      
Cedar Waxwing 74       21      
Lapland Longspur 1       1      
Snow Bunting 1,675       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 9       9      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 171       36      
Townsend's Warbler 84       59      
Spotted Towhee 1,554       629      
American Tree Sparrow 57       4      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Sage Sparrow 16       2      
Savannah Sparrow 56       13      
Fox Sparrow 342       165      
Song Sparrow 1,685       621      
Lincoln's Sparrow 17       13      
Swamp Sparrow 5       2      
White-throated Sparrow 18       14      
White-crowned Sparrow 957       125      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 857       168      
Dark-eyed Junco 10,210       1,062      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,329       313      
Western Meadowlark 52       21      
Brewer's Blackbird 1,200       40      
Brown-headed Cowbird 232       9      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 120       1      
Pine Grosbeak 24       5      
Purple Finch 381       113      
Cassin's Finch 6       2      
House Finch 4,202       638      
Red Crossbill 131       27      
Common Redpoll 157       15      
Pine Siskin 2,485       201      
Lesser Goldfinch 26       2      
American Goldfinch 2,750       231      
Evening Grosbeak 560       43      
House Sparrow 4,602       403      
Total 319,198             

A total of 215 species were reported.

See list of localities in Washington with reports.

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