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: Pickens Picidae

Captain: Scott Stegenga
Location: Pickens, South Carolina (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  3. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  4. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  5. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  6. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  7. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  8. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  9. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  10. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  11. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  12. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  13. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  14. Common Raven Corvus corax
  15. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  16. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  17. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  18. Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
  19. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  20. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  21. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  22. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  23. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  24. Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
  25. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  26. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  27. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  28. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  29. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  30. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  31. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  32. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  33. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  34. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus

Team Notes

Participants: Scott Stegenga

Weather: Clear; low: 47 high: 83

Location: Table Rock State Park

Time At Location: 3 hours and 45 minutes between 6:50am and 4:00pm

Counted 30 species by 9:15am; only 4 more added in the afternoon after a break for church.

34 species tied for the second highest count total at this location for the Big Sit.

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