Birds of the Pacific Northwest
Photographic Content Index

These pages contain the taxonomically-sorted quick reference for all the photos on this site. Names followed by (R) are rare or vagrant species. (I) indicates introduced species.
1. Loons-Ducks 2. Ducks-Stilts
3. Sandpipers-Kingfishers 4. Woodpeckers-Wrens
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Loons  

Red-throated Loon - Gavia stellata

Dungeness NWR, WA

Pacific Loon (winter) - Gavia pacifica  

Vantage, WA - Dec., 2002

Common Loon (winter) - Gavia immer

Deltaport, BC - Jan., 2002


Grebes

Horned Grebe - Podiceps auritus

Nisqually NWR, WA - May, 2002

Horned Grebe (winter) - Podiceps auritus

Whidbey Island, WA - fall, 1998

Pied-billed Grebe (winter) - Podilybus podiceps

Seattle, WA - Dec., 2002

Red-necked Grebe (winter) - Podiceps grisegena

Deltaport, BC - Jan., 2002

Western Grebe - Aechmorphorus occidentalis

Deltaport, BC - Jan., 2002


Tubenoses

Black-footed Albatross - Phoebastria nigripes

west of Westport, WA - Sep., 1999

Northern Fulmar (dark phase) - Fulmaris glacialis

west of Westport, WA - Sep., 1999

Northern Fulmar (light phase) - Fulmaris glacialis

west of Westport, WA - Sep., 1999

Short-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus tenuirostris

west of Westport, WA - Sep., 1999


Pelicans, Cormorants

American White Pelican - Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Rockport, TX - Dec., 2001

Brown Pelican - Pelecanus occidentalis

Corpus Christi, TX - Dec., 2001

Brown Pelican - Pelecanus occidentalis

Westport, WA - Nov., 2002

Double-crested Cormorant - Phalacrocorax auritus

Kirkland Waterfront Park, WA

Pelagic Cormorant - Phalacrocorax pelagicus

Deltaport, BC - Jan., 2002


Herons, Bitterns

American Bittern - Botaurus lentiginosus

Nisqually NWR, WA - May, 2001

Black-crowned Night Heron - Nycticorax nycticorax

New Orleans, LA - Apr., 2001

Green Heron - Butorides virescens

Port Aransas, TX - Dec., 2001

Great Egret - Ardea alba

Moses Lake, WA - Jun., 2002

Great Blue Heron - Ardea herodias

 Washington Park, Seattle

Great Blue Heron - Ardea herodias

near Reifel, BC

Great Blue Heron - Ardea herodias

Conway, WA - Jan., 2005

White Stork (R) - Ciconia ciconia

Redmond, WA - Mar., 1999

White-faced Ibis - Plegadis chihi

Burns, OR - May, 2002


Geese, Swans

Tundra Swan - Cygnus columbianus

Skagit Valley, WA - Jan., 2006

Trumpeter Swans - Cygnus buccinator

Skagit Valley, WA

Trumpeter Swans - Cygnus buccinator

Skagit Valley, WA - Jan., 2002

Trumpeter Swan (flying) - Cygnus buccinator

Snohomish, WA

Greater White-fronted Goose - Anser albifrons

NNisqually NWR, WA - May 2002

Greater White-fronted Goose - Anser albifrons

NKirkland Waterfront Park, WA - Feb., 2008

Snow Goose - Chen caerulescens

Seattle, WA

Snow Goose - Chen caerulescens

Conway, WA

Canada Goose - Branta canadensis

Ocean Shores, WA - Apr., 2002

Canada Goose (family) - Branta canadensis

Seattle, WA - May., 2003

Brant - Branta bernicla

Deltaport, BC - Jan., 2002

Brant - Branta bernicla

Ocean Shores, WA


Ducks

Wood Duck (fem) - Aix sponsa

Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary, BC

Wood Duck - Aix sponsa

Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary, BC

Wood Duck (pair) - Aix sponsa

Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary, BC

Mallard - Anas platyrhynchos

Seattle, WA

Mallard (fem) - Anas platyrhynchos

Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary, BC

Gadwall - Anas strepera

Washington Park, Seattle - Dec., 2002

Green-winged Teal - Anas crecca

Nisqually NWR, WA - Dec., 2000

Green-winged Teal - Anas crecca

Juanita Bay State Park, Kirkland, WA - Feb., 2005

American Wigeon - Anas americana

Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary, BC

Eurasian Wigeon - Anas penelopeweee

Seattle, WA - Dec., 1999

Northern Pintail - Anas acuta

Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary, BC - Feb., 2000

Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata

Seattle, WA

Blue-winged Teal - Anas discors

Moses Lake, WA - Jun., 2002

Cinnamon Teal - Anas cyanoptera

Nisqually NWR, WA - Dec., 2001

Cinnamon Teal - Anas cyanoptera

Malheur NWR, OR - May, 2002

Redhead - Aythya americana

Malheur NWR, OR - May, 2002


1. Loons-Ducks 2. Ducks-Stilts 3. Sandpipers-Kingfishers 4. Woodpeckers-Wrens 5. Kinglets-Sparrows 6. Grosbeaks-Mammals

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Christine Vadai
Kirkland, WA
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