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 (Iowa, United States)

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  5. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  6. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  7. Barred Owl Strix varia
  8. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  9. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  10. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  11. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  12. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  13. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  14. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  15. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  16. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  17. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  18. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  19. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  20. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  21. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  22. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  23. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  24. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  25. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  26. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  27. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  28. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  29. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  30. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  31. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  32. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  33. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  34. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  35. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  36. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  37. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  38. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  39. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  40. Great Egret Ardea alba
  41. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  42. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  43. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  44. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  45. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  46. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  47. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  48. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  49. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  50. American Coot Fulica americana
  51. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  52. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  53. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  54. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  55. Crimson-collared Grosbeak Rhodothraupis celaeno
  56. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  57. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  58. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  59. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  60. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  61. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  62. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  63. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  64. Canvasback Aythya valisineria
  65. Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
  66. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  67. Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni
  68. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  69. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  70. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  71. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  72. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  73. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  74. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  75. Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
  76. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  77. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  78. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  79. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla

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