The Big Sit! 2007 Statistics

These statistics reflect information submitted by reporting circles. As teams continue to report their Big Sit! results, the statistics on this page will change to reflect up-to-the-minute information.

Team Information: Bobolinks

Captain: Robert Dixon
Location: Sterling, Connecticut (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  3. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  7. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  8. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  9. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  10. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  11. Merlin Falco columbarius
  12. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  13. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  14. Barred Owl Strix varia
  15. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  16. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  17. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  18. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  19. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  20. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  21. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  22. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  23. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  24. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  25. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  26. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  27. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  28. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  29. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  30. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  31. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  32. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  33. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  34. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  35. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  36. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  37. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  38. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  39. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  40. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  41. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  42. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  43. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  44. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  45. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  46. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  47. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis

Team Notes

Participants: Robert Dixon

Weather: morning frost, breezy with a mix of sun and clouds

Location: 179 Main Street, Sterling CT

Time At Location: 12 hours

Notes:
Tied previous Big Sit high of 47 species. Northern Harrier was new for the yard (#154), and new for the Sit (#79).


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