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 (Massachusetts, United States)

  1. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  4. Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
  5. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  6. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  7. Merlin Falco columbarius
  8. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  9. Barred Owl Strix varia
  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-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  16. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  17. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  18. Common Raven Corvus corax
  19. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  20. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  21. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  22. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  23. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  24. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  25. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  26. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  27. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  28. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  29. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  30. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  31. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  32. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  33. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  34. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  35. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  36. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  37. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  38. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  39. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  40. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  41. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  42. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  43. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  44. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  45. Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
  46. Common Loon Gavia imme
  47. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  48. Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
  49. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  50. Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
  51. Great Egret Ardea alba
  52. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  53. Brant Branta bernicla
  54. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  55. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  56. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  57. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  58. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  59. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  60. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  61. Greater Scaup Aythya marila
  62. Common Eider Somateria mollissima
  63. White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
  64. Black Scoter Melanitta americana
  65. Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
  66. Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
  67. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  68. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  69. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  70. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  71. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  72. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  73. Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
  74. Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla
  75. Sanderling Calidris alba
  76. White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis
  77. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  78. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  79. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  80. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  81. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  82. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  83. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  84. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  85. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  86. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  87. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  88. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  89. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  90. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  91. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  92. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  93. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  94. Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
  95. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  96. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  97. Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus
  98. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  99. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  100. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  101. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  102. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus

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