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 (South Dakota, United States)

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  3. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  4. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  5. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  6. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  7. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  8. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  9. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  10. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  11. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  12. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  13. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  14. Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus
  15. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  16. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  17. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  18. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  19. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  20. Harris's Sparrow Zonotrichia querula
  21. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  22. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  23. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  24. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  25. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  26. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  27. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  28. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  29. Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida
  30. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  31. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  32. Budgerigar Melopsittacus undulatu
  33. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  34. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  35. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  36. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  37. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  38. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  39. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  40. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  41. Gadwall Anas strepera
  42. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  43. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  44. American Coot Fulica americana
  45. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  46. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  47. Le Conte's Sparrow Ammodramus leconteii
  48. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  49. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  50. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  51. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus

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