Discovery Park

Discovery Park is the largest city park in Seattle and has been a Neighborhood Bird Project site since October 2003. Situated on Magnolia Bluff overlooking Puget Sound, Discovery Park offers spectacular views of both the Cascade and the Olympic Mountain ranges. Surveys take place on the first Saturday of each month and features protected tidal beaches, open meadow lands, dramatic sea cliffs, and forest groves. Birders of all levels are welcome.

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By The Numbers

Earliest Survey In Database: October 4, 2003
Survey Stops 98
Survey Loops 13
Surveys Conducted 2129
Volunteers 138 volunteers
5788 hours
Unique Species Observed 188

Top 5 Abundant Bird Species

Current Year Last Year at This Time All Time
Song Sparrow 398 346 8254
American Robin 343 233 7579
Anna's Hummingbird 266 222 3889
American Crow 260 211 6658
Dark-eyed Junco 248 181 2496

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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