The Big Sit! 2007 Statistics

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Team Information: Hibernia Park Early Birders

Captain: Larry Lewis
Location: Wagontown, Pennsylvania (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Common Loon Gavia imme
  2. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  3. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  4. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  5. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  6. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  7. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  8. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  9. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  10. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  11. American Wigeon Anas americana
  12. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  13. Gadwall Anas strepera
  14. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  15. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  16. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  17. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  18. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  19. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  20. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  21. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  22. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  23. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  24. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  25. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  26. Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
  27. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  28. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  29. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  30. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  31. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  32. Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus
  33. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  34. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  35. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  36. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  37. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  38. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  39. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  40. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  41. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  42. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  43. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  44. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  45. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  46. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  47. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  48. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  49. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  50. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  51. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  52. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  53. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  54. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  55. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  56. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  57. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  58. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  59. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  60. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  61. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  62. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  63. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  64. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  65. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  66. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  67. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  68. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  69. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  70. Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus
  71. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  72. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  73. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  74. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  75. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  76. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  77. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  78. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  79. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  80. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  81. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  82. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  83. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  84. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Team Notes

Participants: Larry Lewis, Sandy Stowell, Rand McIlvaine, Lee Laskowski, Carolyn Laskowski, Betsy Cahoe, Kathleen Pileggi, Chris Rummel, Linda Rummel, Rick Robinson, Fran DeMiliiion

Weather: Partly Cloudy, 44F - 61F, Winds W 5-10

Location: Northwest dike of Chambers Lake adjacent to Wagontown Rd. (area known as

Time At Location: 0200 - 2000

Also saw a Mandarin Duck (escapee), which had been around for about a month previous. The water level was very low at the lake, which provided much shorebird habitat.

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