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: WordBirds

Captain: Amy Peck
Location: West Haven, Connecticut (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  4. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  5. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  6. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  7. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  8. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  9. Merlin Falco columbarius
  10. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  11. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  12. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  13. Monk Parakeet Myiopsitta monachus
  14. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  15. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  16. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  17. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  18. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  19. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  20. Common Raven Corvus corax
  21. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  22. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  23. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  24. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  25. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  26. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  27. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  28. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  29. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  30. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  31. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  32. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  33. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  34. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  35. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis

Team Notes

Participants: Amy Peck, Susan Annatone



Time At Location: ~ 9hrs

Most of the usual suspects were absent: no common backyard/feeder birds such as Northern cardinal, Tufted titmouse, Downy or Hairy Woodpecker, House finch, etc. They all showed up bright and early the day after....

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