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 (Michigan, United States)

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  3. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  7. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  8. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  9. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  10. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  11. Greater Scaup Aythya marila
  12. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  13. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  14. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  15. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  16. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  17. American Coot Fulica americana
  18. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  19. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  20. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  21. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  22. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  23. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  24. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  25. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  26. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  27. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  28. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  29. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  30. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  31. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  32. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  33. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  34. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  35. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  36. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  37. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  38. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  39. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  40. Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina
  41. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  42. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  43. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  44. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  45. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  46. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  47. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  48. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  49. Great Egret Ardea alba
  50. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  51. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  52. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  53. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  54. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  55. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  56. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  57. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  58. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  59. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  60. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  61. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  62. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  63. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  64. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  65. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  66. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  67. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  68. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  69. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  70. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  71. Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii
  72. Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator
  73. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  74. American Wigeon Anas americana
  75. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  76. Gadwall Anas strepera
  77. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  78. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  79. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  80. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  81. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  82. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  83. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  84. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  85. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  86. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  87. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  88. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  89. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  90. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  91. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  92. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  93. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  94. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  95. American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
  96. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus

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