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 (Maine, United States)

  1. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  2. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  3. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  4. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  5. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  6. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  7. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  8. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  9. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  10. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  11. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  12. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  13. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  14. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  15. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  16. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  17. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  18. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  19. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  20. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  21. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  22. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  23. American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica
  24. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  25. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  26. Sanderling Calidris alba
  27. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  28. Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla
  29. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  30. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  31. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  32. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  33. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  34. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  35. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  36. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  37. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  38. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  39. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  40. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  41. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  42. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  43. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  44. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  45. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  46. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  47. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  48. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  49. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  50. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  51. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  52. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  53. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  54. Nelson's Sparrow (formerly Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow) Ammodramus nelsoni
  55. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  56. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  57. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  58. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  59. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  60. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  61. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  62. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  63. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  64. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  65. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis