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: The Lakers

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

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  3. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  6. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  7. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  8. American Coot Fulica americana
  9. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  10. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  11. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  12. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  13. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  14. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  15. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  16. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  17. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  18. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  19. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  20. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  21. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  22. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  23. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  24. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  25. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  26. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  27. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  28. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  29. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Team Notes

Participants: Carolyn Fischer, Rita Goranson, Paul Hertzel

Weather: Mostly Cloudy, high winds, temp, 60

Location: Clear Lake, Iowa: large lake/marsh

Time At Location: 7:00 am to 7:00 pm

This was our lowest Big Sit Count. So windy the birds were not flying.

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