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.

State Species Sightings (California, United States)

  1. Common Loon Gavia imme
  2. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  3. Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
  4. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  5. Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
  6. Clark's Grebe Aechmophorus clarkii
  7. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  8. Great Egret Ardea alba
  9. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  10. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  11. Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
  12. Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii
  13. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  14. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  15. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  16. Greater Scaup Aythya marila
  17. Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
  18. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  19. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  20. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  21. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  22. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  23. Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
  24. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  25. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  26. California Quail Callipepla californica
  27. American Coot Fulica americana
  28. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  29. California Gull Larus californicus
  30. Band-tailed Pigeon Patagioenas fasciata
  31. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  32. Western Screech-Owl Megascops kennicottii
  33. Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna
  34. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  35. Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus
  36. Red-breasted Sapsucker Sphyrapicus ruber
  37. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  38. Nuttall's Woodpecker Picoides nuttallii
  39. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  40. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  41. Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans
  42. California Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica
  43. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  44. Common Raven Corvus corax
  45. Violet-green Swallow Tachycineta thalassina
  46. Oak Titmouse Baeolophus inornatus
  47. Bushtit Psaltriparus minimus
  48. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  49. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  50. Western Bluebird Sialia mexicana
  51. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  52. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  53. Wrentit Chamaea fasciata
  54. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  55. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  56. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  57. Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus
  58. California Towhee Melozone crissalis
  59. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  60. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  61. Golden-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia atricapilla
  62. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  63. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  64. Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus
  65. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  66. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  67. Chestnut-backed Chickadee Poecile rufescens
  68. Bewick's Wren Thryomanes bewickii
  69. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  70. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  71. Townsend's Warbler Setophaga townsendi
  72. Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia
  73. Lawrence's Goldfinch Spinus lawrencei
  74. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  75. Lesser Goldfinch Spinus psaltria
  76. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  77. Wilson's Warbler Cardellina pusilla
  78. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  79. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  80. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  81. Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri
  82. Say's Phoebe Sayornis saya
  83. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  84. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  85. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  86. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  87. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  88. Pelagic Cormorant Phalacrocorax pelagicus
  89. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  90. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  91. Brant Branta bernicla
  92. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  93. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  94. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  95. Cinnamon Teal Anas cyanoptera
  96. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  97. American Wigeon Anas americana
  98. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  99. Merlin Falco columbarius
  100. Prairie Falcon Falco mexicanus
  101. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  102. Sora Porzana carolina
  103. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  104. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  105. American Avocet Recurvirostra americana
  106. Willet Tringa semipalmata
  107. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  108. Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus
  109. Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa
  110. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  111. Red Knot Calidris canutus
  112. Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri
  113. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  114. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  115. Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus
  116. Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus
  117. Western Gull Larus occidentalis
  118. Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni
  119. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  120. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  121. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  122. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  123. Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans
  124. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  125. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  126. Barn Owl Tyto alba
  127. Hutton's Vireo Vireo huttoni
  128. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  129. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  130. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
  131. California Thrasher Toxostoma redivivum
  132. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  133. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  134. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  135. Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
  136. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus

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