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 (Pennsylvania, United States)

  1. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  2. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  5. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  6. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  7. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  8. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  9. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  10. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  11. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  12. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  13. Merlin Falco columbarius
  14. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  15. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  16. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  17. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  18. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  19. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  20. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  21. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  22. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  23. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  24. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  25. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  26. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  27. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  28. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  29. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  30. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  31. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  32. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  33. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  34. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  35. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  36. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  37. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  38. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  39. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  40. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  41. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  42. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  43. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  44. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  45. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  46. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  47. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  48. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  49. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  50. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  51. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  52. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  53. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  54. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  55. Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
  56. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  57. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  58. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  59. Common Raven Corvus corax
  60. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  61. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  62. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  63. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  64. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  65. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  66. Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
  67. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  68. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  69. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  70. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  71. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  72. Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
  73. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  74. Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus
  75. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  76. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  77. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  78. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  79. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  80. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  81. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  82. Barred Owl Strix varia
  83. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  84. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  85. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  86. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  87. Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus
  88. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  89. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis