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5 Favorite Pacific Northwest Birds and How to Find Them

On a fine Tuesday morning in the Pacific Northwest, if you asked me what my favorite birds are I would say “the towhees I saw on the path to work.”

During the summer, it’s probably the shorebird I could find on the beach. But when I’m feeling restless for a fun-loving songbird, it’s that tiny always present kinglet.

towhee singing
Spotted Towhee

The point is—I don’t exactly have 5 rigidly defined favorite Pacific Northwest birds.

But with the variety of habitats in the northwest, it’s not a bad thing to have a favorite bird for every occasion.

Austin Schuver pacific northwest bird guide





2 responses to “5 Favorite Pacific Northwest Birds and How to Find Them”

  1. Great new site, Austin! I look forward to following it. Your owl is one of my favorites.

  2. Thanks for commenting! It’s a good moody very Washingtonian owl—I like it too 🙂

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