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: Black Bayou Birders

Captain: Joan Brown
Location: Monroe, Louisiana (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Great Egret Ardea alba
  3. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  6. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  7. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  8. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  9. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  10. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  11. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  12. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  13. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  14. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  15. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  16. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  17. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  18. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  19. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  20. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  21. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  22. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  23. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  24. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  25. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  26. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  27. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  28. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  29. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  30. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  31. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  32. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  33. Summer Tanager Piranga rubra
  34. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  35. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  36. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  37. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  38. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  39. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  40. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  41. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus

Team Notes

Participants: Joan Brown, Steve Pagans, Joyce Bennett, Sissy Miller, Barbara Smith,Pam Hipp, Sherril Dixon

Weather: Clear with very light wind. 62-94 degrees

Location: Black Bayou Lake NWR, Monroe, LA

Time At Location: 10 hours

Notes:
The weather was good for the count: cool in the morning to hot during the day, cooling down again in the late afternoon. There was a light westerly wind. Many of the birds observed were actively feeding on Virginia Creeper and Pepper Vine berries.


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