The Big Sit! 2007 Statistics

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Team Information: Mygr8ors

Captain: Heather Ray
Location: Whitby, Ontario (Canada)

Team Checklist

  1. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  2. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  5. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  6. Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
  7. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  8. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  9. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  10. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  11. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  12. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  13. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  14. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  15. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  16. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  17. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  18. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  19. Willow Flycatcher Empidonax traillii
  20. Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus
  21. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  22. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  23. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  24. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  25. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  26. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  27. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  28. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  29. Veery Catharus fuscescens
  30. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  31. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  32. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  33. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  34. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  35. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  36. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  37. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  38. American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
  39. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  40. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  41. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  42. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  43. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  44. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  45. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  46. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  47. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  48. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  49. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  50. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  51. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  52. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  53. Yellow-throated Vireo Vireo flavifrons

Team Notes

Participants: Karen Vizzi & Heather Ray

Weather: 60's temp, NW breeze, started sunny then clouded over as day progressed

Location: Thickson Woods Nature Reserve, Whitby Ontario

Time At Location: 6 hours

Notes:
Awesome day!!! We chose a location with a variety of habitats all visible from our circle.

Anecdotes:
Not too many warblers left... Great variety of others.


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