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 (Ohio, United States)

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Great Egret Ardea alba
  4. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  5. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  6. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  7. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  8. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  9. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  10. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  11. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  12. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  13. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  14. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  15. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  16. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  17. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  18. Merlin Falco columbarius
  19. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  20. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  21. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  22. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  23. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  24. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  25. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  26. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  27. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  28. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  29. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  30. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  31. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  32. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  33. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  34. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  35. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  36. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  37. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  38. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  39. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  40. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  41. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  42. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  43. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  44. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  45. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  46. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  47. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  48. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  49. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  50. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  51. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  52. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  53. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  54. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  55. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  56. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  57. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  58. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  59. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  60. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  61. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  62. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  63. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  64. Barred Owl Strix varia
  65. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  66. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  67. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  68. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  69. Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
  70. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  71. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  72. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  73. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  74. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  75. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  76. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  77. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  78. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  79. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  80. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  81. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  82. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  83. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  84. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  85. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  86. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  87. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  88. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  89. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  90. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  91. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  92. Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator
  93. American Wigeon Anas americana
  94. Gadwall Anas strepera
  95. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  96. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  97. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  98. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  99. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  100. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  101. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  102. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  103. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  104. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  105. Veery Catharus fuscescens
  106. Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus
  107. Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
  108. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  109. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  110. Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
  111. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  112. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  113. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  114. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  115. Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina
  116. Purple Martin Progne subis
  117. Henslow's Sparrow Ammodramus henslowii
  118. Nelson's Sparrow (formerly Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow) Ammodramus nelsoni