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 (New York, United States)

  1. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  4. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  5. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  6. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  7. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  8. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  9. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  10. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  11. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  12. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  13. American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
  14. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  15. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  16. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  17. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  18. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  19. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  20. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  21. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  22. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  23. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  24. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  25. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  26. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  27. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  28. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  29. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  30. Merlin Falco columbarius
  31. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  32. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  33. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  34. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  35. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  36. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  37. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  38. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  39. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  40. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  41. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  42. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  43. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  44. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  45. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  46. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  47. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  48. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  49. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  50. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  51. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  52. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  53. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  54. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  55. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  56. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  57. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  58. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  59. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  60. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  61. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  62. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  63. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  64. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  65. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  66. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  67. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  68. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  69. Yellow-throated Vireo Vireo flavifrons
  70. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  71. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  72. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  73. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  74. Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus
  75. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  76. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula

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