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 207
Volunteers 30 volunteers
512 hours
Unique Species Observed 123

Top 5 Abundant Bird Species

Current Year Last Year at This Time All Time
American Crow 37 19 864
Glaucous-winged Gull 20 9 654
Song Sparrow 17 13 345
Rock Pigeon 14 7 322
American Robin 14 13 382

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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