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: The Lone Tuftmouse

Captain: Janet Lee Mcknight
Location: Lenoir City, Tennessee (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  2. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  5. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  6. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  7. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  8. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  9. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  10. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  11. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  12. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  13. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  14. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  15. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  16. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  17. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  18. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  19. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  20. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  21. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  22. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  23. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  24. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  25. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  26. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  27. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  28. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  29. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  30. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  31. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  32. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  33. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  34. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  35. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  36. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  37. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula

Team Notes

Participants: Tony King, David Trently, Jack Carr, Dick Gammage, Carole Gobert, Sandy Underwood, Boyd & Mary Jane Sharp

Weather: Clear skies, upper 70's, breezy, beautiful!

Location: Tellico Dam Reecreation Area

Time At Location: 6:00

Notes:
After today, the search for the perfect Big Sit! circle continues...right next to my chosen Big Sit! circle spot, a bass tournament and a 5K race was taking place....Rats! Too bad we were not counting curse words. Nonetheless, we tallied 37 species, the hightlight being witness to the red-breasted nuthatch irruption we have going on here. Thanks to all of by birding friends for stopping by, helping me out, and keeping me company.


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