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 (Minnesota, United States)

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  3. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  7. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  8. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  9. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  10. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  11. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  12. Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus
  13. Merlin Falco columbarius
  14. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  15. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  16. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  17. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  18. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  19. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  20. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  21. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  22. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  23. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  24. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  25. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  26. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  27. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  28. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  29. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  30. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  31. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  32. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  33. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  34. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  35. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  36. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  37. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  38. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  39. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  40. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  41. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  42. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  43. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  44. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  45. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  46. Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus
  47. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  48. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  49. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  50. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  51. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  52. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  53. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  54. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  55. Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator
  56. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  57. American Wigeon Anas americana
  58. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  59. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  60. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  61. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  62. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  63. Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus
  64. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  65. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  66. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  67. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  68. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  69. Common Loon Gavia imme
  70. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  71. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  72. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  73. Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus
  74. Gray Jay Perisoreus canadensis
  75. Common Raven Corvus corax
  76. American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
  77. Harris's Sparrow Zonotrichia querula
  78. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  79. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  80. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  81. Barred Owl Strix varia
  82. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  83. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  84. Greater Prairie-Chicken Tympanuchus cupido
  85. Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
  86. Sedge Wren Cistothorus platensis
  87. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  88. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  89. Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
  90. Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
  91. American Coot Fulica americana
  92. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens

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