The Big Sit! 2009 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.

Team Information: Coastal VA Wildlife Observatory

Captain: Brian Taber
Location: Northampton County, Virginia (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Common Loon Gavia imme
  2. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  3. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  4. Great Egret Ardea alba
  5. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  6. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  7. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  8. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  9. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  10. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  11. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  12. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  13. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  14. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  15. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  16. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  17. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  18. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  19. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  20. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  21. Merlin Falco columbarius
  22. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  23. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  24. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  25. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  26. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  27. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  28. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  29. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  30. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  31. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  32. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  33. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  34. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  35. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  36. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  37. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  38. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  39. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  40. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  41. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  42. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  43. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  44. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  45. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  46. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  47. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  48. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  49. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  50. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  51. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  52. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  53. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  54. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  55. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  56. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  57. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  58. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  59. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  60. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  61. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  62. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  63. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  64. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  65. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  66. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  67. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  68. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  69. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  70. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  71. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  72. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  73. Dickcissel Spiza americana
  74. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  75. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  76. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  77. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  78. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  79. Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula
  80. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  81. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

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