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 (Missouri, United States)

  1. Great Egret Ardea alba
  2. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  3. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  4. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  5. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  6. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  7. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  8. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  9. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  10. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  11. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  12. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  13. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  14. Barred Owl Strix varia
  15. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  16. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  17. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  18. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  19. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  20. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  21. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  22. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  23. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  24. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  25. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  26. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  27. Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
  28. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  29. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  30. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  31. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  32. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  33. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  34. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  35. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  36. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  37. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  38. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  39. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  40. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  41. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  42. Summer Tanager Piranga rubra
  43. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  44. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  45. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  46. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  47. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  48. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  49. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  50. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  51. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  52. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  53. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  54. Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
  55. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  56. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  57. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  58. American Wigeon Anas americana
  59. Gadwall Anas strepera
  60. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  61. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  62. American Coot Fulica americana
  63. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  64. Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla
  65. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  66. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  67. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  68. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  69. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  70. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  71. Purple Martin Progne subis
  72. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  73. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  74. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  75. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  76. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  77. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  78. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  79. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  80. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  81. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  82. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  83. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  84. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  85. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  86. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum