The Big Sit! 2010 Statistics

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Team Information: Crumby's Scanners

Captain: Ethan Gyllenhaal
Location: Zion, Illinois (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  5. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  6. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  7. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  8. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  9. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  10. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  11. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  12. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  13. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  14. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  15. Merlin Falco columbarius
  16. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  17. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  18. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  19. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  20. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  21. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  22. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  23. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  24. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  25. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  26. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  27. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  28. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  29. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  30. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  31. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  32. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  33. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  34. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  35. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  36. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  37. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  38. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  39. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  40. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  41. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  42. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  43. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  44. Le Conte's Sparrow Ammodramus leconteii
  45. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  46. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  47. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  48. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  49. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  50. Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus
  51. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  52. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  53. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  54. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  55. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  56. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  57. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Team Notes

Participants: 5 there for the whole time, 10 or so partials

Weather: Sunny, few clouds, WSW winds turning to NE later on

Location: Illinois Beach State Park

Time At Location: 7:34 AM -11:36 AM (4 hours)

Notes:
Not a big hawk day, but lots of sparrows and a few ducks. The best bird was a LeConte's Sparrow, which was only heard in the circle, but seen a few feet outside of it.

Anecdotes:
We couldn't be there long due to other commitments.


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