The Big Sit! 2008 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: Prime Hook Beach

Captain: Mary Bigelow
Location: Milford, Delaware (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. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  6. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  7. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  8. Snow Goose Chen caerulescens
  9. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  10. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  11. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  12. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  13. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  14. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  15. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  16. Common Tern Sterna hirundo
  17. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  18. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  19. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  20. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  21. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  22. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  23. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  24. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  25. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  26. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  27. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  28. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  29. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  30. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  31. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  32. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  33. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  34. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  35. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  36. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  37. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  38. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  39. House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Team Notes

Participants: Mary Bigelow, Tim Bigelow, Jeannie Ammon, Dick Ammon

Weather: Sunny, 70s

Location: Prime Hook Beach, DE

Time At Location: 24 hours

Thousands of snow geese

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