BirdWeb: Seattle Audubon's Guide to the Birds of Washington State
Bird of the Week
Double-crested Cormorants occur in both fresh and salt water throughout Washington State. The other two species - Brandt's and Pelagic - prefer salt water.
Birding Site of the Week
Don't let its anti-climactic name fool you. Point No Point is an excellent place to visit, especially in winter. Show up about an hour before high tide and be treated to fly-by waterfowl, alcids, loons, grebes, and gulls. The bushes and trees can host a variety of wintering or migrating songbirds.