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 (Florida, United States)

  1. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Great Egret Ardea alba
  4. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  5. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  6. Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
  7. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  8. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  9. Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja
  10. Wood Stork Mycteria americana
  11. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  12. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  13. Merlin Falco columbarius
  14. Clapper Rail Rallus crepitans
  15. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  16. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  17. American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus
  18. Willet Tringa semipalmata
  19. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  20. Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus
  21. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  22. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  23. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  24. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  25. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  26. Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus
  27. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  28. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  29. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  30. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  31. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  32. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  33. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
  34. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  35. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  36. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  37. Yellow-throated Warbler Setophaga dominica
  38. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  39. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  40. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  41. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  42. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  43. Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens
  44. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  45. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  46. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  47. Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
  48. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  49. Red Knot Calidris canutus
  50. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  51. Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor
  52. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  53. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  54. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  55. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  56. Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
  57. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  58. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  59. Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia
  60. Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major
  61. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  62. Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa
  63. Wilson's Plover Charadrius wilsonia
  64. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  65. Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
  66. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  67. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  68. Muscovy Duck Cairina moschata
  69. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  70. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  71. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  72. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  73. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  74. White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica
  75. Blue-crowned Parakeet Aratinga acuticaudata
  76. Red-masked Parakeet Aratinga erythrogenys
  77. Mitred Parakeet Aratinga mitrata
  78. Chestnut-fronted Macaw Ara severa
  79. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  80. Prairie Warbler Setophaga discolor
  81. Blackburnian Warbler Setophaga fusca
  82. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  83. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  84. Spot-breasted Oriole Icterus pectoralis
  85. Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis
  86. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  87. Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway
  88. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  89. Barred Owl Strix varia
  90. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  91. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  92. Chestnut-sided Warbler Setophaga pensylvanica
  93. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  94. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  95. Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla
  96. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  97. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  98. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  99. Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia
  100. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  101. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  102. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  103. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  104. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  105. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
  106. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  107. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea
  108. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  109. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  110. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  111. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  112. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  113. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus