The Big Sit! 2008 Statistics

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Team Information: GMAS ACE BIRDERS

Captain: Tim Leslie
Location: Perrysville, Ohio (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  3. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  4. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  5. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  6. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  7. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  8. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  9. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  10. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  11. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  12. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  13. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  14. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  15. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  16. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  17. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  18. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  19. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  20. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  21. Barred Owl Strix varia
  22. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  23. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  24. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  25. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  26. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  27. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  28. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  29. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  30. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  31. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  32. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  33. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  34. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  35. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  36. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  37. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  38. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  39. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  40. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  41. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  42. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  43. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  44. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  45. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  46. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  47. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  48. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Team Notes

Participants: Gary Cowell Jr., Marcia Kinnard, Tim Leslie, John Precup, Don Plant, Diana Plant, Jean Taddie

Weather: Sunny, High 78, Low 48

Location: Beach parking area at Pleasant Hill Lake.

Time At Location: 6:00 till 18:26 first bird heard at 6:05, last bird seen at 15:00

Notes:
The weather was great, the food was good. First year at this location, think everyone had fun. Didn't help our species number at this location, have had 47, 51, 46, and now 48 species. May try new location next year. We also had three visitors to our circle, and I failed to get their names.


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