The Big Sit! 2008 Statistics

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Team Information: Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary

Captain: Jim Dolan
Location: Canfield, Ohio (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Great Egret Ardea alba
  4. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  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. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  12. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  13. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  14. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  15. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  16. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  17. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  18. Merlin Falco columbarius
  19. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  20. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  21. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  22. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  23. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  24. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  25. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  26. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  27. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  28. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  29. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  30. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  31. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  32. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  33. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  34. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  35. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  36. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  37. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  38. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  39. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  40. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  41. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  42. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  43. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  44. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  45. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  46. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  47. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  48. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  49. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  50. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  51. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  52. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  53. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  54. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  55. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  56. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  57. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  58. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  59. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  60. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  61. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  62. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Team Notes

Participants: Bob & Denise Lane, Don Koch, Carol Bretz, Jeff Harvey, & Jim Dolan

Weather: Sunny and warm

Location: Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary Mahoning County, Ohio

Time At Location: Dawn to dusk.

We only birded during the daylight hours.

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