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 (Maine, United States)

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Great Egret Ardea alba
  3. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  7. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  8. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  9. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  10. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  11. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  12. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  13. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  14. Merlin Falco columbarius
  15. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  16. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  17. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  18. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  19. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  20. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  21. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  22. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  23. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  24. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  25. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  26. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  27. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  28. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  29. Common Raven Corvus corax
  30. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  31. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  32. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  33. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  34. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  35. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  36. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  37. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  38. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  39. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  40. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  41. Nelson's Sparrow (formerly Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow) Ammodramus nelsoni
  42. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  43. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  44. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  45. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  46. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  47. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  48. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  49. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  50. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

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