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 (New York, United States)

  1. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  2. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  5. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  6. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  7. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  8. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  9. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  10. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  11. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  12. Merlin Falco columbarius
  13. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  14. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  15. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  16. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  17. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  18. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  19. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  20. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  21. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  22. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  23. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  24. Common Raven Corvus corax
  25. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  26. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  27. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  28. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  29. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  30. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  31. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  32. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  33. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  34. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  35. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  36. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  37. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  38. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  39. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  40. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  41. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  42. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  43. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  44. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  45. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  46. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  47. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  48. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  49. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  50. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  51. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  52. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  53. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
  54. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  55. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  56. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  57. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  58. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  59. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  60. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus