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 259
Volunteers 39 volunteers
896 hours
Unique Species Observed 126

Top 5 Abundant Bird Species

Current Year Last Year at This Time All Time
American Crow 47 40 1080
Song Sparrow 36 35 491
Anna's Hummingbird 23 21 285
Rock Pigeon 21 19 403
Gull sp. 20 22 123

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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