The Big Sit! 2010 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.

Team Information: Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge Winona District Big River Big Sit

Captain: Edward Lagace
Location: Winona, Minnesota (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  5. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  6. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  7. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  8. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  9. Barred Owl Strix varia
  10. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  11. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  12. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  13. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  14. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  15. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  16. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  17. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  18. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  19. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  20. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  21. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  22. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  23. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  24. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  25. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  26. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  27. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  28. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  29. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  30. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  31. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  32. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  33. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  34. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  35. House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Team Notes

Weather: Sunny warm beautifull

Location: McNally Landing USFWS Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge (Winona District)

Time At Location: 5:00AM. to 8:00PM.

Notes:
There were many many yellow rump and Robins over all it was a quiet observation day no real odd sightings.

Anecdotes:
The Duck hunters were out in force so activity at this lication was high. The hunters were interested in our activity but would rather go shoot rather then siting to pasivly observe.


Subscribe & Save!

ONE YEAR (6 ISSUES) of Bird Watcher's Digest magazine
GET FREE AND INSTANT ACCESS to our digital edition
SAVE 33% off newsstand prices
PAY ONE LOW PRICE of $19.99!
Scroll Up