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 Lakers

Captain: Carolyn Fischer
Location: Clear Lake, Iowa (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  3. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  4. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  5. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  6. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  7. Redhead Aythya americana
  8. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  9. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  10. American Coot Fulica americana
  11. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  12. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  13. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  14. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  15. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  16. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  17. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  18. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  19. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  20. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  21. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  22. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  23. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  24. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  25. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  26. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  27. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  28. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  29. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  30. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  31. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  32. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  33. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  34. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  35. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  36. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura

Team Notes

Participants: Carolyn Fischer, Rita Goranson, Paul Hertzel

Weather: Heavy rain, high winds, and fog. 50 degrees

Location: Clear Lake, Clear Lake Iowa

Time At Location: nine hours

This years Big Sit was short on birds due to the fact the weather conditions hampered our viewing.

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