The Big Sit! 2007 Statistics

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Team Information: TREES

Captain: Douglas Wood
Location: Tishomingo, Oklahoma (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  3. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  4. Cinnamon Teal Anas cyanoptera
  5. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  6. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  7. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  8. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  9. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  10. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  11. Great Egret Ardea alba
  12. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  13. Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
  14. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  15. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  16. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  17. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  18. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  19. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  20. Merlin Falco columbarius
  21. American Coot Fulica americana
  22. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  23. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  24. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  25. Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii
  26. Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri
  27. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  28. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  29. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  30. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  31. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  32. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  33. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  34. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  35. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  36. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  37. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  38. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  39. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  40. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  41. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  42. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  43. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  44. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  45. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  46. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  47. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  48. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  49. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  50. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  51. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  52. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  53. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  54. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  55. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  56. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  57. yellowlegs sp.

Team Notes

Participants: Linda Adams, Bill Adams, Chance Whitely, Mike Duggan, Bill Carter, Doug Wood

Weather: 58-80 degrees F, windy (10-25 MPH), cloud cover = 70%

Location: Oklahoma, Town: Tishomingo, Habitat: wetlands, lake, riparian woods, ag fields

Time At Location: 9 hours and 10 minutes

Conservation Organization: Tishomingo Refuge Ecology and Education Society (TREES) – friends group of the Tishomingo NWR. Highlight was a Peregrine Falcon flying by after catching a peep.

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