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 (Maryland, United States)

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Great Egret Ardea alba
  4. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  5. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  6. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  7. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  8. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  9. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  10. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  11. Gadwall Anas strepera
  12. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  13. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  14. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  15. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  16. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  17. American Wigeon Anas americana
  18. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  19. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  20. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  21. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  22. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  23. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  24. Sora Porzana carolina
  25. Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
  26. American Coot Fulica americana
  27. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  28. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  29. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  30. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  31. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  32. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  33. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  34. Barred Owl Strix varia
  35. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  36. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  37. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  38. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  39. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  40. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  41. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  42. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  43. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  44. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  45. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  46. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  47. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  48. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  49. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  50. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  51. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  52. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  53. Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
  54. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  55. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  56. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  57. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  58. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  59. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  60. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  61. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  62. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  63. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  64. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  65. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  66. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  67. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  68. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  69. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  70. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  71. Merlin Falco columbarius
  72. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  73. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  74. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  75. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  76. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  77. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  78. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  79. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  80. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  81. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  82. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  83. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  84. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  85. Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
  86. Common Loon Gavia imme
  87. Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii
  88. Greater Scaup Aythya marila
  89. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  90. Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
  91. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  92. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  93. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  94. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  95. Common Tern Sterna hirundo
  96. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  97. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  98. Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
  99. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  100. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  101. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  102. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  103. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  104. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  105. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  106. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  107. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  108. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  109. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  110. Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus
  111. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  112. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  113. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  114. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  115. Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Empidonax flaviventris
  116. Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus
  117. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  118. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  119. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  120. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  121. Black-capped Gnatcatcher Polioptila nigriceps
  122. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  123. Bicknell's Thrush Catharus bicknelli
  124. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  125. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  126. Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina
  127. Bay-breasted Warbler Setophaga castanea
  128. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  129. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  130. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  131. Blackburnian Warbler Setophaga fusca
  132. Canada Warbler Cardellina canadensis
  133. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  134. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
  135. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  136. Dickcissel Spiza americana
  137. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  138. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  139. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  140. Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata
  141. Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
  142. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  143. Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia

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