Golden Gardens Park

Golden Gardens, located on the shoreline in Ballard, and has been a Neighborhood Bird Project site since October 2000. Golden Gardens offers strolls along a rugged coastline, hikes through forest trails, sunbathing on sandy beaches, fishing from a pier and a boat launch consisting of 300' of shoreline at south end of park. Surveys take place on the first Sunday of each month and birders of all levels are welcome.


By The Numbers

Earliest Survey In Database: October 8, 2000
Survey Stops 6
Survey Loops 1
Surveys Conducted 200
Volunteers 25 volunteers
452 hours
Unique Species Observed 122

Top 5 Abundant Bird Species

Current Year Last Year at This Time All Time
American Crow 6 0 833
Song Sparrow 4 0 332
Glaucous-winged Gull 3 0 637
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3 0 148
Gull sp. 3 0 23

Park Data

A running 12-months of data is available to view. If you are interested in accessing the full dataset, please contact the Science Manager to inquire.

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