Seattle Public Utilities Mami Hara, Director


The 125 bird species found in the watershed include spotted owl and marbled murrelet, which are listed as threatened under the federal Endangered Species Act.

See a list of bird species documented to occur within the watershed (pdf).

The watershed includes a variety of habitat types for birds, including old-growth and second-growth coniferous forest; deciduous, riparian forest; meadows and wetlands; streams, lakes, and ponds; and subalpine ridgetops.

Learn more about several bird species in the watershed that have been listed under the federal Endangered Species Act or have regional significance:

Other bird species in the watershed: