Bird Sightings

With over 100 species of birds documented, Wahkeena is a fantastic birding site! Keep up to date with the bird sightings here. 

Birds of Wahkeena

Common NameFamilyHabitatSeasonSeen Recently?
Great Blue HeronHeronWetlandResidentX
Green HeronHeronWetlandSummerX
Canada GooseGeeseWetlandResidentX
MallardDuckWetlandResidentX
Wood DuckDuckWetlandResidentX
Hooded MerganserDuckWetlandSummer
Turkey VultureVultureEdges & Clearings/ ForestResidentX
Black VultureVultureEdges & Clearings/ ForestResidentX
Broad-winged HawkHawkForestSummerX
Cooper's HawkHawkForestResidentX
Red-tailed HawkHawkEdges & Clearings/ ForestResidentX
Red-shouldered HawkHawkForestResidentX
Mourning DoveDoveEdges & Clearings/ Nature CenterResidentX
Great Horned OwlOwlForestResidentX
Ruby-throated HummingbirdHummingbirdEdges & Clearings/ Nature CenterSummerX
Belted KingfisherKingfisherWetlandResidentX
Northern FlickerWoodpeckerForest / Nature Center ResidentX
Pileated WoodpeckerWoodpeckerForestResidentX
Red-bellied WoodpeckerWoodpeckerForest / Nature CenterResidentX
Hairy WoodpeckerWoodpeckerForest/ Nature CenterResidentX
Downy WoodpeckerWoodpeckerForest/ Nature CenterResidentX
Eastern KingbirdFlycatcherWetlandMigration
Rough-winged SwallowSwallowWetlandSummerX
Blue JayJayForest/ Nature Center ResidentX
American CrowCrowForestResidentX
Carolina ChickadeeChickadeeForest/ Nature CenterResidentX
Tufted TitmouseTitmouseForest/ Nature CenterResidentX
White-breasted NuthatchNuthatchForest/ Nature CenterResidentX
Red-breasted NuthatchNuthatchForest/ Nature CenterWinter
Carolina WrenWrenForest/ Nature CenterResidentX
Winter WrenWrenForest/ Nature CenterWinter
Gray CatbirdCatbirdNature Center/ Wetland Migration/ SummerX
Brown ThrasherThrasherEdges & Clearings/ Nature CenterSummerX
American RobinThrushEdges & Clearings/ Nature CenterResidentX
Wood ThrushThrushForestMigration/ SummerX
Hermit ThrushThrushForestResidentX
Gray-checked ThrushThrushForestMigrant
Eastern BluebirdThrushEdges & Clearings/ Nature CenterResident
Blue-gray GnatcatcherGnatcatcherForestMigration/ SummerX
Ruby-crowned KingletKingletForestMigration
Cedar WaxwingWaxwingNature CenterResidentX
European StarlingStarlingEdges & ClearingsResidentX
White-eyed VireoVireoEdges & Clearings/ ForestSummerX
Yellow-throated VireoVireoForestSummerX
Red-eyed VireoVireoForestSummerX
Blue-headed VireoVireoForestMigration
Black and White WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration/ SummerX
Prothonotary WarblerWood WarblerWetlandMigration
Worm-eating Warbler Wood WarblerForestMigration/ SummerX
Nashville Warbler Wood WarblerForestMigration
Northern ParulaWood WarblerEdges & Clearings/ ForestMigration/ SummerX
Yellow WarblerWood WarblerWetlandMigration/ SummerX
Cape May WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration
Black-throated Blue WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration
Yellow-rumped WarblerWood WarblerForest Migration/ Winter
Black-throated Green Warbler Wood WarblerForestMigrationX
Cerulean WarblerWood WarblerForestSummer
Blackburninan WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration
Yellow-throated WarblerWood WarblerEdges & Clearings/ Forest/ Nature CenterMigration/ SummerX
Chestnut-sided Warbler Wood WarblerForestMigration/ Summer
OvenbirdWood WarblerForestMigration/ SummerX
Louisiana WaterthrushWood WarblerForest/ Nature Center/ WetlandsMigration/ SummerX
Kentucky WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration/ SummerX
Common YellowthroatWood WarblerWetlandMigration/ SummerX
Hooded WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration/ SummerX
Pine Warbler Wood WarblerTall PinesMigration
American RedstartWood WarblerForestMigration/ SummerX
Red-winged BlackbirdBlackbirdWetlandSummerX
Orchard OrioleBlackbirdEdges & ClearingsMigration
Baltimore OrioleBlackbirdWetlandsSummerX
Common GrackleBlackbirdEdges & Clearings/ ForestResidentX
Brown-headed CowbirdBlackbirdEdges & Clearings/ Nature Center SummerX
Scarlet Tanager TanagerForestSummerX
Northern CardinalCardinalEdges & Clearings/ Forest/ Nature Center ResidentX
Rose-breasted GrosbeakGrosbeakEdges & Clearings/ Forest/ Nature CenterMigrationX
American GoldfinchFinchForest/ Nature CenterResident X
Eastern TowheeSparrowEdges & Clearings/ Nature Center ResidentX
Chipping SparrowSparrowEdges & ClearingsSummerX
Fox SparrowSparrowEdges & Clearings/ Nature CenterWinter
Song SparrowSparrowEdges & Clearings/ Nature CenterResidentX
Pied-billed GrebeGrebeWetlandMigration
Great EgretEgretWetlandSummer
American BitternBitternWetlandMigration
Blue-winged TealDuckWetlandMigration
Sharp-shinned HawkHawkForestResident
Bald EagleEagleWetlandResident
OspreyOspreyWetlandSummer
American KestrelFalconEdges & ClearingsResident
Wild TurkeyTurkeyEdges & Clearings/ Forest/ Nature CenterResident
Ruffed GrouseGrouseForest
Bobwhite QuailQuailEdges & ClearingsSummer
American CootCootWetlandSummer
KilldeerPloverWetlandMigration
Spotted SandpiperSandpiperWetlandMigration
Solitary SandpiperSandpiperWetlandMigration
Rock DoveDoveEdges & ClearingsResident
Yellow-billed CuckooCuckooForestSummerX
Black-billed CuckooCuckooForestSummer
Eastern Screech OwlOwlForestSummer
Barred OwlOwlForestResidentX
Whip-poor-willNightjarForestSummer
Common NighthawkNightjarForestSummer
Chimney SwiftSwiftEdges & ClearingsSummer
Red-headed WoodpeckerWoodpeckerEdges & Clearings/ Nature Center
Yellow-bellied SapsuckerWoodpeckerForest/ Nature CenterResident
Great Crested FlycatcherFlycatcherForest/ Nature CenterMigration/ Summer
Least FlycatcherFlycatcherForest/ Nature CenterMigration
Eastern Wood PeeweeFlycatcherForestSummerX
Tree SwallowSwallowEdges & Clearings/ WetlandMigration
Barn SwallowSwallowEdges & Clearings Migration
Bank SwallowSwallowEdges & ClearingsMigration
Purple MartinMartinWetlandSummer
Black-capped ChickadeeChickadeeForest/ Nature CenterWinter
Brown CreeperCreeperForest/ Nature CenterWinter
House WrenWrenForest/ Nature CenterSummer
Northern MockingbirdMockingbirdEdges & Clearings/ Nature CenterSummerX
Swainson's ThrushThrushForestMigration
VeeryThrushForestMigrationX
Golden-crowned KingletKingletForestWinter
Warbling VireoVireoEdges & Clearings/WetlandSummer
Philadelphia Vireo VireoEdges & Clearings Migration
Blue-winged WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration
Tennessee WarblerWood WarblerEdges & Clearings/ ForestMigration
Magnolia WarblerWood WarblerEdges & Clearings/ ForestMigration
Bay-breasted WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration
Blackpoll WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration
Golden-winged WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration
Prairie WarblerWood WarblerEdges & Clearings/ ForestSummer
Palm WarblerWood WarblerEdges & Clearings/ WetlandMigration
Northern WaterthrushWood WarblerForest/ WetlandMigration
Yellow-breated ChatWood WarblerWetlandSummer
Wilson's WarblerWood WarblerWetlandMigration/ Summer
Canada WarblerWood WarblerForestMigration
Rusty BlackbirdBlackbirdEdges & Clearings/ WetlandsMigration/ Winter
Summer TanagerTanagerForestSummer
Evening GrosbeakGrosbeakForest/ Nature CenterWinter
Indigo BuntingBuntingEdges & Clearings/ Nature CenterSummer
Purple FinchFinchEdges & Clearings/ ForestWinter
Pine SiskinFinchForest/ Nature Center Winter
Dark-eyed JuncoSparrowEdges & Clearings/ Forest/ Nature Center Winter
Tree SparrowSparrowEdges & ClearingsWinter
Field SparrowSparrowEdges & ClearingsMigration/ Winter
White-crowned SparrowSparrowEdges & Clearings/ Nature CenterWinter
White-throated SparrowSparrowEdges & Clearings/ Forest/ Nature CenterWinter
Swamp SparrowSparrowWetlandMigration/ Winter
House SparrowSparrowNature CenterResident
Common NameFamily HabitatSeasonSeen Recently?
UPDATED: 06/10/2021

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