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.

State Species Sightings (Colorado, United States)

  1. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  2. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  3. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  4. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  5. Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri
  6. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  7. California Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica
  8. Black-billed Magpie Pica hudsonia
  9. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  10. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  11. Mountain Chickadee Poecile gambeli
  12. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  13. Pygmy Nuthatch Sitta pygmaea
  14. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  15. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  16. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  17. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  18. Cassin's Finch Haemorhous cassinii
  19. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  20. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  21. Lesser Goldfinch Spinus psaltria
  22. Evening Grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus
  23. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  24. Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
  25. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  26. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  27. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  28. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  29. White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi
  30. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  31. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  32. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  33. American Wigeon Anas americana
  34. Gadwall Anas strepera
  35. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  36. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  37. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  38. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  39. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  40. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  41. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  42. Prairie Falcon Falco mexicanus
  43. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  44. American Coot Fulica americana
  45. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  46. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  47. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  48. Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus
  49. California Gull Larus californicus
  50. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  51. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  52. Sabine's Gull Xema sabini
  53. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  54. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  55. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  56. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  57. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  58. Townsend's Solitaire Myadestes townsendi
  59. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  60. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  61. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  62. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  63. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  64. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  65. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  66. Common Raven Corvus corax
  67. Canyon Wren Catherpes mexicanus
  68. Western Bluebird Sialia mexicana
  69. Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides
  70. Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus
  71. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis