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 (South Carolina, United States)

  1. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  2. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  3. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  4. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  5. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  6. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  7. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  8. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  9. Great Egret Ardea alba
  10. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  11. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  12. Wood Stork Mycteria americana
  13. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  14. Barred Owl Strix varia
  15. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  16. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  17. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  18. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  19. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  20. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  21. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  22. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  23. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  24. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  25. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  26. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  27. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  28. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  29. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  30. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  31. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  32. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  33. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  34. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  35. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  36. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  37. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  38. Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea
  39. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  40. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  41. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  42. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  43. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  44. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  45. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  46. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  47. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  48. Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
  49. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  50. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  51. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  52. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  53. Merlin Falco columbarius
  54. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  55. Clapper Rail Rallus crepitans
  56. Sora Porzana carolina
  57. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  58. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  59. Piping Plover Charadrius melodus
  60. Willet Tringa semipalmata
  61. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  62. Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa
  63. Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
  64. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  65. Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri
  66. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  67. Sanderling Calidris alba
  68. Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
  69. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  70. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  71. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  72. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  73. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  74. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  75. Common Tern Sterna hirundo
  76. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  77. Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
  78. Black Skimmer Rynchops niger
  79. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  80. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  81. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  82. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  83. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  84. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  85. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  86. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  87. Prairie Warbler Setophaga discolor
  88. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  89. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  90. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  91. Nelson's Sparrow (formerly Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow) Ammodramus nelsoni
  92. Saltmarsh Sparrow (formerly Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow) Ammodramus caudacutus
  93. Seaside Sparrow Ammodramus maritimus
  94. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  95. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  96. Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major
  97. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  98. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  99. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  100. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  101. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  102. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  103. Common Raven Corvus corax
  104. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  105. Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
  106. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  107. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  108. Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
  109. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  110. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  111. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  112. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus

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