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"Vancouver Lake, Washington"
Vancouver Lake:    Vancouver Lake is located in Clark County on the northwestern edge of Vancouver, Washington. It provides a nice variety of birds. This list encompasses birds seen at Vancouver Lake Park or on the lake itself.

Vancouver Lake Lowlands:    Vancouver Lake is a part of the Shillapoo/Vancouver Lake Lowlands. For more birds seen or photographed at Vancouver Lake, the Shillapoo Wildlife Area (including LaFrambois Road), as well as the entire Vancouver Lake Lowlands ... click here.

Clark County:    For more birds seen or photographed in Clark County ... click here.


Birds seen, heard, or photographed at Vancouver Lake ... (in alphabetical order):
  1. American Coot ...
  2. American Crow ...
  3.   American Goldfinch ...
  4.   American Robin ...
  5.   American White Pelican ...
  6.   Bald Eagle ...
  7.   Belted Kingfisher ...
  8.   Bewick's Wren ...
  9. Black-capped Chickadee ...
  10. Black-headed Grosbeak ...
  11.   Black-throated Gray Warbler ...
  12.   Bonaparte's Gull ...
  13.   Brewer's Blackbird ...
  14.   Brown Creeper ...
  15.   Brown-headed Cowbird ...
  16. Bufflehead ...
  17.   Bullock's Oriole ...
  18. Bushtit ...
  19. Cackling Geese ...
  20.   California Gull ...
  21.   Clark's Grebe ...
  22. Cliff Swallow ...
  23.   Common Goldeneye ...
  24.   Common Merganser ...
  25.   Common Tern ...
  26.   Dark-eyed Junco ...
  27.   Double-crested Cormorant ...
  28.   Downy Woodpecker ...
  29. Eurasian Collared-Dove ...
  30. European Starling ...
  31.   Fox Sparrow
  32. Glaucous-winged Gull ...
  33. Golden-crowned Kinglet ...
  34.   Golden-crowned Sparrow ... ...
  35.   Great Blue Heron ...
  36. Great Egret ...
  37.   Greater Yellowlegs ...
  38.   Green Heron ...
  39. Green-winged Teal ...
  40.   Horned Grebe ...
  41. House Sparrow ...
  42. Killdeer ...
  43. Mourning Dove ...
  44.   Northern Flicker ...
  45. Orange-crowned Warbler ...
  46.   Osprey ...
  47.   Parasitic Jaeger ...
  48. Pied-billed Grebe ...
  49.   Red-breasted Merganser ...
  50.   Red-breasted Sapsucker ...
  51.   Red-winged Blackbird ...
  52.   Ring-necked Pheasant ...
  53.   Ring-billed Gull ...
  54.   Rough-legged Hawk ...
  55.   Ruby-crowned Kinglet ...
  56. Sandhill Crane ...
  57.   Song Sparrow ...
  58.   Spotted Sandpiper ...
  59.   Spotted Towhee ...
  60.   Steller's Jay ...
  61. Swainson's Thrush ... (heard)
  62.   Tree Swallow ...
  63.   Varied Thrush ...
  64.   Western Grebe ...
  65.   Western Scrub-Jay ...
  66.   White-breasted Nuthatch ...
  67.   White-crowned Sparrow ...
  68.   White-throated Sparrow ...
  69.   Wood Duck ...
  70.   Yellow Warbler ...
  71.   Yellow-rumped Warbler ...

and the:
  1. Scaup (species) ...

Trips:


 
... birds photographed, arranged alphabetically ...

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American Goldfinch, male, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken May 10, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

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American Robins, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken December 13, 2009. Canon EOS 40d, 400mm.

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American White Pelican, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Nice sunny summer afternoon. Image taken September 7, 2014. Canon SX50.

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Bald Eagle, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Late afternoon sunny winter day. Image taken February 9, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Belted Kingfisher, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken December 10, 2009. Canon Rebel, 200z w/1.4.

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Bewick's Wren, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken December 11, 2009. Canon EOS 40d, 400mm.

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Black-throated Gray Warbler, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Nice sunny summer afternoon. Image taken September 7, 2014. Canon SX50.

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Bonaparte's Gull, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Overcast, warm, and humid day. Image taken June 27, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Brewer's Blackbird, female, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Nice sunny summer afternoon. Image taken September 7, 2014. Canon SX50.

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Brown Creeper, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken December 10, 2009. Canon Rebel, 200z w/1.4.

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Brown-headed Cowbirds, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken May 9, 2016. Canon Rebel, 200mm.

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Bullock's Oriole, male, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken May 10, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

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California Gull, juvenile, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken October 11, 2008. Canon Rebel, 200mm.

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Clark's Grebe, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken May 10, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

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Common Goldeneye, male, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken December 1, 2014. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

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Common Merganser, female, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken November 27, 2009. Canon EOS 40d, 400mm.

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Common Tern, immature, Vancouver Lake, Washington. On log boom just off of Vancouver Lake Park. Image taken September 12, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon), Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Overcast and gray and under the trees. Image taken January 28, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Four Double-crested Cormorants with one Ring-billed Gull, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken October 24, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Downy Woodpecker, male, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken October 24, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Fox Sparrow, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Drizzle with occasional sun breaks. Image taken March 3, 2011. Canon EOS 60d, 200z.

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Golden-crowned Sparrow, adult, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Drizzle with occasional sun breaks. Image taken March 3, 2011. Canon EOS 60d, 200z.

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Great Blue Heron, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Nice sunny summer afternoon. Image taken September 7, 2014. Canon SX50.

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Greater Yellowlegs, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken October 24, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Green Heron, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Nice summer day. Image taken August 29, 2016. Nikon P900.

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Horned Grebe, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken October 24, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Northern Flicker, female, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Image taken December 28, 2008. Canon EOS 40d, 400mm.

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Osprey nest and Cliff Swallow nests, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken May 10, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

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Parasitic Jaeger chasing gull, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Overcast and humid, with occasional sunbreaks by late afternoon. Image taken November 5, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


Had nice scope views of the Parasitic Jaeger harrassing the gulls ... watched for quite some time ... photography wasn't really possible, but I tried anyways "just for the record" ...

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Red-breasted Merganser, female, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Overcast and gray, odd sunbreak now and then. Image taken November 4, 2011. Canon Rebel, 300mm.

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Red-breasted Sapsucker, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken December 11, 2009. Canon EOS 40d, 400mm.

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Red-winged Blackbird, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Overcast and gray and under the trees. Image taken January 28, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


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Ring-billed Gull, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Sunny late afternoon. Image taken September 12, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.
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Ring-necked Pheasants, males, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken December 10, 2009. Canon Rebel, 200z w/1.4.

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Rough-legged Hawk, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Overcast and humid, with occasional sunbreaks by late afternoon. Image taken November 5, 2012. Canon 7d, 400mm.

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Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken October 24, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Song Sparrow, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Image taken May 10, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

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Spotted Sandpiper Vancouver Lake, Washington. (DIGISCOPED). Image taken May 9, 2016. Samsung S5.

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Spotted Towhee, male, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Image taken December 11, 2009. Canon EOS 40d, 400mm.

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Steller's Jay, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Cold sunny winter day, temperature about 32. Image taken February 25, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Tree Swallow, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Image taken May 10, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

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Varied Thrush, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Sunny brisk winter day. Image taken January 21, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.

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Western Grebes, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Overcast and gray, odd sunbreak now and then. Image taken November 4, 2011. Canon Rebel, 300mm.

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Western Scrub-Jay, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Cold sunny winter day, temperature about 32. Image taken February 25, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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White-breasted Nuthatch, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Image taken December 11, 2009. Canon EOS 40d, 400mm.

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White-crowned Sparrow, youngster, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Drizzle with occasional sun breaks. Image taken March 3, 2011. Canon EOS 60d, 200z.

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White-throated Sparrow, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Cold sunny winter day, temperature about 32. Image taken February 25, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.

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Wood Duck, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Image taken September 20, 2009.

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Yellow Warbler, Vancouver Lake, Vancouver, Washington. Nice sunny summer afternoon. Image taken September 7, 2014. Canon SX50.

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Yellow-rumped Warbler, Vancouver Lake, Washington. Image taken October 24, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.



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