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.

State Species Sightings (Colorado, United States)

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
  3. Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
  4. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  5. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  6. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  7. Gadwall Anas strepera
  8. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  9. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  10. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  11. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  12. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  13. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  14. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  15. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  16. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  17. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  18. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  19. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  20. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  21. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  22. California Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica
  23. Black-billed Magpie Pica hudsonia
  24. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  25. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  26. Mountain Chickadee Poecile gambeli
  27. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  28. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  29. Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus
  30. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  31. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  32. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  33. Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
  34. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  35. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  36. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  37. Lesser Goldfinch Spinus psaltria
  38. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  39. American Coot Fulica americana
  40. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  41. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  42. Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
  43. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  44. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  45. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  46. Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri
  47. Common Raven Corvus corax
  48. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  49. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  50. Canyon Wren Catherpes mexicanus
  51. Western Bluebird Sialia mexicana
  52. Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides
  53. Townsend's Solitaire Myadestes townsendi
  54. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  55. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  56. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  57. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  58. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  59. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  60. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  61. American Wigeon Anas americana
  62. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  63. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  64. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  65. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  66. White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
  67. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  68. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  69. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  70. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  71. Prairie Falcon Falco mexicanus
  72. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  73. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  74. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  75. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  76. California Gull Larus californicus
  77. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  78. Rock Wren Salpinctes obsoletus
  79. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
  80. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  81. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  82. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  83. Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus
  84. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

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