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: The Mangrove Cuckoos

Captain: Karen Hillier
Location: Big Pine Key, Florida (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  2. Great Egret Ardea alba
  3. Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
  4. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  5. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  6. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  7. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  8. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  9. Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni
  10. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  11. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  12. Merlin Falco columbarius
  13. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  14. White-crowned Pigeon Patagioenas leucocephala
  15. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  16. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  17. Chuck-will's-widow Antrostomus carolinensis
  18. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  19. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  20. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  21. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
  22. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  23. Red-crested Cardinal Paroaria coronata
  24. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  25. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  26. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  27. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  28. Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus

Team Notes

Participants: 130

Weather: Beautiful - Chamber of Commerce Day!

Location: Big Pine Key, FL

Time At Location: 13 hours - 7 AM to 8 PM

Notes:
Clear skies & lots of bird activity. Strong winds died down 2 days before the sit & many migrants not seen on day of sit.

Anecdotes:
Lots of participants & interest from non-birders.


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