The Big Sit! 2011 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.

2011 Big Sit! Overview

Participating States/Countries: 51 (current record: 54 in 2005)
Total Circles: 206 (current record: 241 circles in 2010)
Reported Sitters!: 162 (BWD count)
Total Species Observed Worldwide: 780 (current BWD count)
Total North American (US and Canada) Species Observed: 425 (current BWD count)

Ten Highest Circle Counts

Format: Rank. TBS! Location, City State/Country - "Team Name (if any)" - Circle Captain - # Species in TBS! 2011
Cape May Point, New Jersey (United States) — "EXIT HERO" — Sam Galick — 117
Los Osos, California (United States) — "Pishing in the Wind" — Jim Royer — 108
Pescadero, California (United States) — "SASsy Seawatchers" — Jennifer Rycenga — 103
Weslaco, Texas (United States) — "Weslaco RedCrowns" — Huck Hutchens — 99
Segerstad, Oland isl (Sweden) — "Segerstads fyr" — Christian Cederroth — 94
Rio Hondo, Texas (United States) — "Arroyo Colorado Audubon Society" — Sue Griffin — 91
Tullytown, Pennsylvania (United States) — "Levittown Larids" — Devich Farbotnik — 91
Northampton County, Virginia (United States) — "Coastal VA Wildlife Observatory" — Brian Taber — 89
Milford, Connecticut (United States) — "B.W. Surf Scopers" — Frank Gallo — 89
Westport, Massachusetts (United States) — "GooseNeckers" — Mark Lynch — 80
Cape Henlopen State , Delaware (United States) — "PeregriNATION" — Chris Bennett — 80
Kongola (Namibia) — "Sijwa Sitting Cisticolas" — Ethan Kistler — 80
Bergambacht (Netherlands) — "De Hoekse Sluis" — Erik Kleyheeg — 79
Litchfield, Connecticut (United States) — "Litchfield Hills Audubon, CT" — David Tripp Jr. — 78

State Totals: United States

Compiled only from results reported online in real time. Format: State - # 2011 species (# 2010) species
Alabama 64 species (2010: 89) Montana 17 species (2010: 0)
Alaska 33 species (2010: 26) Nebraska 0 species (2010: 40)
Arizona 89 species (2010: 81) Nevada 0 species (2010: 47)
Arkansas 0 species (2010: 0) New Hampshire 48 species (2010: 68)
California 163 species (2010: 136) New Jersey 141 species (2010: 170)
Colorado 76 species (2010: 72) New Mexico 16 species (2010: 43)
Connecticut 150 species (2010: 145) New York 75 species (2010: 81)
Delaware 109 species (2010: 123) North Carolina 99 species (2010: 146)
Florida 106 species (2010: 133) North Dakota 53 species (2010: 36)
Georgia 47 species (2010: 97) Ohio 132 species (2010: 102)
Hawaii 0 species (2010: 0) Oklahoma 84 species (2010: 108)
Idaho 38 species (2010: 21) Oregon 76 species (2010: 115)
Illinois 44 species (2010: 73) Pennsylvania 135 species (2010: 133)
Indiana 94 species (2010: 96) Rhode Island 0 species (2010: 0)
Iowa 55 species (2010: 79) South Carolina 57 species (2010: 112)
Kansas 0 species (2010: 0) South Dakota 16 species (2010: 21)
Kentucky 68 species (2010: 0) Tennessee 50 species (2010: 11)
Louisiana 64 species (2010: 76) Texas 184 species (2010: 198)
Maine 83 species (2010: 78) Utah 56 species (2010: 58)
Maryland 114 species (2010: 143) Vermont 21 species (2010: 38)
Massachusetts 123 species (2010: 102) Virginia 99 species (2010: 111)
Michigan 106 species (2010: 96) Washington 91 species (2010: 107)
Minnesota 33 species (2010: 92) West Virginia 0 species (2010: 0)
Mississippi 27 species (2010: 100) Wisconsin 77 species (2010: 79)
Missouri 94 species (2010: 93) Wyoming 0 species (2010: 0)

International Totals

Compiled only from results reported online in real time. Format: Country - # 2011 species (# 2010) species
2011: 0 species (2010 0 species)
Finland 2011: 69 species (2010: 0 species)
India 2011: 0 species (2010: 0 species)
Namibia 2011: 80 species (2010: 0 species)
Netherlands 2011: 79 species (2010: 0 species)
Panama 2011: 66 species (2010: 72 species)
Sweden 2011: 94 species (2010: 0 species)

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