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 (Pennsylvania, United States)

  1. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  2. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  5. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  6. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  7. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  8. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  9. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  10. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  11. Merlin Falco columbarius
  12. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  13. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  14. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  15. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  16. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  17. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  18. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  19. Common Raven Corvus corax
  20. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  21. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  22. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  23. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  24. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  25. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  26. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  27. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  28. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  29. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  30. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  31. Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina
  32. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  33. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  34. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  35. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  36. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  37. Common Loon Gavia imme
  38. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  39. Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
  40. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  41. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  42. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  43. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  44. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  45. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  46. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  47. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  48. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  49. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  50. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  51. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  52. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  53. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  54. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  55. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  56. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  57. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  58. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  59. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  60. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  61. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  62. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  63. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  64. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  65. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  66. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  67. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  68. Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus
  69. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  70. American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus
  71. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  72. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  73. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  74. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  75. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  76. Barred Owl Strix varia
  77. Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus
  78. Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
  79. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  80. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  81. Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus
  82. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  83. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  84. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  85. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  86. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  87. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  88. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  89. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  90. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  91. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  92. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  93. Great Egret Ardea alba
  94. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  95. Snow Goose Chen caerulescens
  96. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  97. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  98. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  99. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  100. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  101. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  102. Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus
  103. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  104. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  105. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  106. Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
  107. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  108. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  109. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  110. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  111. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  112. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  113. Common Merganser Mergus merganser

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