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: Trinity River Refuge

Captain: Stuart Marcus
Location: Dayton, Texas (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus
  3. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  4. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  5. Great Egret Ardea alba
  6. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  7. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  8. Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
  9. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  10. Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
  11. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  12. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  13. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  14. Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja
  15. Wood Stork Mycteria americana
  16. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  17. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  18. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  19. Mottled Duck Anas fulvigula
  20. Gadwall Anas strepera
  21. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  22. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  23. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  24. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  25. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  26. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  27. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  28. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  29. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  30. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  31. Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii
  32. Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri
  33. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  34. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  35. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  36. Barred Owl Strix varia
  37. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  38. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  39. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  40. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  41. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  42. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  43. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  44. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  45. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  46. Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
  47. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  48. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  49. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  50. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  51. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  52. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  53. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  54. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula

Team Notes

Participants: 7 participants

Weather: 60 and foggy in am, clear all day and up to 80 in afternoon

Location: Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge

Time At Location: daylight hours -7:00 am til 6:00 pm

Notes:
Champion Lake was very low leaving many mudflats usually not seen. We had 14 new birds never seen in the third year of this count.


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