Coke & Som Smith Photography & Travelogue

Birds of the Olympic Peninsula


 A Spruce Grouse seen perched on a tree along the Duncan Memorial Cedar road.

 

On top of the images that follow, log on to our galleries below to see more images of our Olympic birds and other animals!

 

Birds of the Olympic Peninsula 

Other links:

Mammals of the Olympic Peninsula

Reptiles & Amphibians of the Olympic Peninsula

Marine Invertebrates of the Olympic Peninsula

 

 

 

The below are some images of just a few of the bird species that call the Olympic Peninsula home!

 

BALD EAGLE - LAKE FARM BLUFFS

 

BALD EAGLE - THIRD YEAR JUVENILE - SEQUIM MARINE DRIVE

 

 BALD EAGLE - LAKE FARM BLUFFS

 

 BALD EAGLE - LAKE FARM BLUFFS

 

BALD EAGLE - LAKE FARM BLUFFS

 

 

BALD EAGLE - LAKE FARM BLUFFS

 

BALD EAGLE - LAKE FARM BLUFFS

 

BALD EAGLE - LAKE FARM BLUFFS

 

 BALD EAGLE - ELWHA RIVER MOUTH WASHINGTON

 

 BALD EAGLE IMMATURE - CLINE SPIT OVERLOOK - SEQUIM DUNGENESS BLUFFS

 

PEREGRINE FALCON - LAKE FARM TRAILS

 

 RED-TAILED HAWK - JAMESTOWN

 

TURKEY VULTURE - LAKE FARM BLUFFS

 

 

WINTER WREN - ELWHA VALLEY

 

RED-BREASTED SAPSUCKER - SPHYRAPICUS RUBER - LAKE FARM TRAILS WA

 

PILEATED WOODPECKER - LAKE FARM TRAILS

 

 HAIRY WOODPECKER - MARYMERE FALLS TRAIL WA

 

NORTHERN FLICKER  - LAKE FARM TRAILS

 

WHIMBREL - ELWHA RIVER MOUTH

 

CEDAR WAXWING - DUNGENESS SEQUIM

 

WILSON'S WARBLER - LAKE FARM WOODS

 

ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER - LAKE FARM WOODS

 

RUBY CROWNED KINGLET - LAKE FARM WOODS TRAILS

 

 

 BLACK TURNSTONE - PA HARBOR

 

 SPOTTED TOWHEE - LAKE FARM

 

VARIED THRUSH - IXOREUS NAEVIUS - PILLAR POINT WA - STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA

 

SWAINSON'S THRUSH - CATHARUS USTULATUS - LAKE FARM WOODS

 

AMERICAN ROBIN - LAKE FARM

 

BUSHTIT - LAKE FARM WOODS

 

CASPIAN TERN - ELWHA RIVER MOUTH

 

CASPIAN TERNS - ELWHA RIVER MOUTH

 

 WESTERN TANAGER - LAKE FARM

 

 WESTERN TANAGER - FEMALE - LAKE FARM TRAILS

 

TRUMPETER SWAN - SCHMUCK ROAD, SEQUIM

 

TRUMPETER SWAN - SCHMUCK ROAD, SEQUIM

 

 GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE - STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA

 

CANADA GOOSE FAMILY - JAMESTOWN WETLANDS

 

 CANADA GOOSE - DUSKY FORM - STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA 

 

BRANT GOOSE - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

 CORMORANTS - MIXED SPECIES - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

 DOUBLE-CRESTED WITH PELAGIC CORMORANT - LAKE FARM BEACH

 

DOUBLE-CRESTED WITH PELAGIC CORMORANT - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

AMERICAN COOT - JAMESTOWN

 

WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW - LAKE FARM WOODS

 

SAVANNAH SPARROW - SEQUIM PRAIRIE

 

HOUSE SPARROW - EDIZ HOOK, PORT ANGELES

 

GOLDEN-CROWNED SPARROW - LAKE FARM WOODS

 

BLACK-WINGED SCOTER - STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA

 

SANDERLINGS - EDIZ HOOK PA HARBOR

 

SANDERLINGS - EDIZ HOOK PA HARBOR

 

DUNLIN - PA HARBOR

 

AMERICAN WIGEON - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

AMERICAN WIGEON - THREE CRABS DUNGENESS RIVER MOUTH WETLAND

 

AMERICAN WIGEON - THREE CRABS DUNGENESS RIVER MOUTH WETLAND

 

SURF SCOTER - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

 LESSER SCAUP - PA HARBOR

 

RING-NECKED DUCK - HOH RAINFOREST

 

 NORTHERN SHOVELER - FEMALE - JAMESTOWN

 

NORTHERN PINTAIL DUCK - THREE CRABS MARSH

 

HOODED MERGANSER - HOH RAINFOREST

 

COMMON MERGANSER - ELWHA RIVER MOUTH

 

MALLARD DRAKE - DUNGENESS WETLANDS

 

MALLARD'S IN FLIGHT - HOH RAINFOREST

 

MALLARD BROOD - JAMESTOWN

 

 LONG-TAILED DUCK - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

LONG-TAILED DUCK - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

 HARLEQUIN DUCK - SALT CREEK TONGUE POINT

 

HARLEQUIN DUCK - SALT CREEK TONGUE POINT

 

BARROW'S GOLDENEYE - PA HARBOR

 

GADWALL - THREE CRABS WETLANDS

 

BUFFLEHEAD - CARRY BLAKE PARK SEQUIM

 

RED CROSSBILL - LAKE FARM WOODS

 

BREWERS BLACKBIRD - SEQUIM

 

RED-WINGED BLACKBIRD - JAMESTOWN

 

BROWN-HEADED COWBIRD - DUNGENESS SPIT

 

RAVEN - SEQUIM WASHINGTON

 

CALIFORNIA QUAIL - MORSE CREEK

 

CALIFORNIA QUAIL - MORSE CREEK

 

  ROUGHED GROUSE - DUNCAN MEMORIAL CEDAR TREE ROAD

 

BLUE GROUSE - HURRICANE RIDGE ROAD

 

BLUE GROUSE - FEMALE - HURRICANE RIDGE ROAD

 

SPRUCE GROUSE - DUNCAN CEDAR MEMORIAL ROAD

 

AMERICAN PIPIT - ELWHA RIVER MOUTH

 

PINE SISKIN - ELWHA RIVER MOUTH TRAILS

 

 ROCK PIGEON - PA HARBOR

 

RING-NECKED PHEASANT - DUNGENESS SPIT NWR - SEQUIM

 

BLACK OYSTERCATCHER - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

BARRED OWL - WOODLAND PARK

 

 

 COMMON MURRE - FRESHWATER BAY

 

 COMMON MURRE - PA STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA

 

PIGEON GUILLEMOT - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

PIGEON GUILLEMOT - WINTER PLUMAGE - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

 COMMON LOON - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

LITTLE BROWN CREEPER - LAKE FARM TRAILS

 

GOLDEN CROWNED KINGLET - LAKE FARM

 

BLACK-CAPPED CHICKADEE - DUNGENESS RIVER

 

 BELTED KINGFISHER - SEQUIM BAY

 

  KILLDEER - SEQUIM

 

 KILLDEER - SEQUIM

 

 DARK-EYED JUNCO - OREGON RACE PALE ADULT - DUNGENESS RIVER CENTER SEQUIM

 

 STELLER'S JAY - LAKE FARM TRAILS

 

 GRAY JAY - MORSE CREEK CANYON OVERLOOK

 

 RUFOUS HUMMINGBIRD - LAKE FARM

 

GREAT BLUE HERON - THREE CRABS

 

 GREAT BLUE HERON - THREE CRABS

 

WESTERN GULL - SEQUIM BAY

 

OLYMPIC GULL - SALT CREEK

 

RING-BILLED GULL - SEQUIM BAY

 

HEERMANN'S GULL - PA HARBOR

 

GLAUCOUS-WINGED GULL - LAKE FARM BEACH

 

GLAUCOUS WINGED GULL - DUNGENESS SPIT WILDLIFE RESERVE

 

 WESTERN GREBE - DUNGENESS BAY

 

HORNED GREBE - PODICEPS AURITUS - PORT ANGELES HARBOR

 

AMERICAN GOLDFINCH - ELWHA RIVER TRAILS

 

HOUSE FINCH - DUNGENESS HARBOR

 

WOOD DUCK - HOH RIVER VALLEY WETLANDS

 

 

 AMERICAN DIPPER - HOH RAINFOREST

 

Log on to our galleries below to see images of our Olympic animals!

 

Birds of the Olympic Peninsula 

Other links:

Mammals of the Olympic Peninsula

Reptiles & Amphibians of the Olympic Peninsula

Marine Invertebrates of the Olympic Peninsula