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 (New Jersey, United States)

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus
  4. Great Egret Ardea alba
  5. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  6. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  7. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  8. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  9. Snow Goose Chen caerulescens
  10. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  11. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  12. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  13. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  14. Gadwall Anas strepera
  15. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  16. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  17. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  18. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  19. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  20. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  21. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  22. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  23. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  24. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  25. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  26. Aplomado Falcon Falco femoralis
  27. Prairie Falcon Falco mexicanus
  28. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  29. American Coot Fulica americana
  30. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  31. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  32. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  33. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  34. Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
  35. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  36. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  37. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  38. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  39. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  40. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  41. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  42. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  43. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  44. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  45. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  46. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  47. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  48. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  49. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  50. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  51. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  52. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  53. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  54. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  55. Red-crested Cardinal Paroaria coronata
  56. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  57. Seaside Sparrow Ammodramus maritimus
  58. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  59. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  60. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  61. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  62. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  63. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  64. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  65. American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
  66. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  67. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  68. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  69. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  70. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  71. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  72. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  73. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  74. Common Loon Gavia imme
  75. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  76. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  77. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  78. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  79. Merlin Falco columbarius
  80. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  81. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  82. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  83. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  84. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  85. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  86. Philadelphia Vireo Vireo philadelphicus
  87. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  88. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  89. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  90. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  91. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  92. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  93. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  94. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  95. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  96. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  97. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  98. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  99. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  100. Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
  101. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  102. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  103. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  104. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  105. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  106. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  107. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  108. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  109. King Rail Rallus elegans
  110. Sora Porzana carolina
  111. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  112. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  113. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  114. Barred Owl Strix varia
  115. Common Raven Corvus corax
  116. American Wigeon Anas americana
  117. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  118. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  119. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  120. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  121. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  122. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  123. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  124. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  125. Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
  126. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  127. Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
  128. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  129. Brant Branta bernicla
  130. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  131. White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
  132. Black Scoter Melanitta americana
  133. Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
  134. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  135. Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
  136. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  137. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  138. American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus
  139. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  140. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  141. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  142. Sanderling Calidris alba
  143. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  144. Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus
  145. Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
  146. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  147. Common Tern Sterna hirundo
  148. Black Skimmer Rynchops niger
  149. Barn Owl Tyto alba
  150. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  151. Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
  152. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  153. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  154. Veery Catharus fuscescens
  155. Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus
  156. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  157. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  158. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  159. Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina
  160. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  161. Nelson's Sparrow (formerly Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow) Ammodramus nelsoni
  162. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
  163. Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea
  164. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  165. Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major
  166. Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula
  167. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  168. yellowlegs sp.
  169. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

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