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: Lower Columbia Birders

Captain: Mike Patterson
Location: Seaside, Oregon (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
  2. Common Loon Gavia imme
  3. Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica
  4. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  5. Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena
  6. Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
  7. Clark's Grebe Aechmophorus clarkii
  8. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  9. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  10. Pelagic Cormorant Phalacrocorax pelagicus
  11. Brandt's Cormorant Phalacrocorax penicillatus
  12. Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii
  13. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  14. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  15. Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus
  16. White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
  17. Black Scoter Melanitta americana
  18. Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
  19. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  20. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  21. Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala
  22. Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus
  23. Western Gull Larus occidentalis
  24. California Gull Larus californicus
  25. Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni
  26. Glaucous-winged Gull Larus glaucescens
  27. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  28. Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla
  29. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  30. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  31. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  32. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  33. Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri
  34. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  35. Common Raven Corvus corax
  36. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  37. Chestnut-backed Chickadee Poecile rufescens
  38. Pacific Wren Troglodytes pacificus
  39. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  40. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  41. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  42. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  43. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  44. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  45. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  46. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  47. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  48. House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Team Notes

Participants: Mike Patterson, Steve Warner, Neal Maine

Weather: Began cloudy with fog; cleared by mid-morning

Location: Seltzer Park, Seaside Cove

Time At Location: 08:00 to 13:00

Disappointing passerine number; poor visibility early in the morning during seawatches

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