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: Seney Sitters

Captain: Sara Hollerich
Location: Seney, Michigan (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Common Raven Corvus corax
  3. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  4. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  5. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  6. Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator
  7. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  8. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  9. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  10. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  11. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  12. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  13. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  14. Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
  15. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  16. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  17. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  18. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  19. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  20. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  21. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  22. Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia
  23. American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
  24. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  25. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus

Team Notes

Participants: Sara Hollerich, Peter Rea, Dale Maxson, Mark Vaniman, visitors to the Refuge

Weather: Sunny and 40 to 60's.

Location: Pine Ridge Nature Trail - N46 17.324' W085 56.640'

Time At Location: 10 hours

Notes:
Most of our migration of warblers had already passed, there just wasn't a lot of bird action out there. September 10th would have been a lot better for us at this latitude than October 10th.

Anecdotes:
Chickdees were not shy they flew right past our heads.


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