The Big Sit! 2012 Reporting Circles

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Format: State/Country — # Circles
— Participants — TBS! location, City — # species

Alabama — Circles: 3 registered, 3 reporting

Wheeler NWR Wingers — Dwight Cooley — Decatur, al — 66
Wheeler NWR Sitting Ducks — Dwight Cooley — Decatur, al — 49
2646onc — Tim Hurley — Hoover, al — 21

Alaska — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

Keen Eye Birders — Toby Burke — Kenai NWR, ak — 30
USCGC Healy — Andy Bankert — Beaufort Sea, ak — 2

Arizona — Circles: 3 registered, 3 reporting

Paton House Sitters — Larry Morgan — Patagonia, az — 35
Cape Havasuvians — Lauren Harter — Lake Havasu City, az — 84

California — Circles: 13 registered, 7 reporting

SASsy Seawatchers — Jennifer Rycenga — Pescadero, ca — 75
The Hawkeyes — Sam Haskins — Yucaipa, ca — 17
Pishing in the Wind — Jim Royer — Los Osos, ca — 116
Twitch Whiffers — George Chaniot — Ukiah, ca — 77
Stonehurst — Jim Lockyer — Wildomar, ca — 26
WowReallyAgain — Alejandro Leon — Gilroy, ca — 7
godzilla jays — Elijah Saucedo — Gilroy, ca — 6

Colorado — Circles: 3 registered, 3 reporting

DFO Insaniacs — Joey Kellner — Littleton, co — 64
Sologeo — Susan Soloyanis — Cascade, co — 17
Scrub J-oakers — Hugh Kingery — Franktown, co — 34

Connecticut — Circles: 18 registered, 11 reporting

Station 43 Big Sit — Jay Kaplan — South Windsor, ct — 57
QVAS Bird Buddies — Eric Eichorn — Meriden, ct — 50
B.W. Surf Scopers — Frank Gallo — Milford, ct — 84
Glastonbury Meadow Scopers — Bill Asteriades — Glastonbury, ct — 70
Grassy Hill — Richard Chyinski — East Lyme, ct — 26
jtriana — John Triana — Prospect, ct — 14
Riverdogs — Frank Mantlik — Stratford, ct — 83
Silver Sands Sitters — Stacy Hanks — Milford, ct — 49
Home Base — John Himmelman — Killingworth, ct — 18
Bobolinks — Robert Dixon — Sterling, ct — 43
The Coops — Steve Mayo — New Haven, ct — 60

Delaware — Circles: 3 registered, 3 reporting

PeregriNATION — Chris Bennett — Lewes, de — 73
Twitching Talons — Derek Stoner — Hockessin, de — 72
Knitting birdman — Jerald Reb — Felton, de — 3

Florida — Circles: 9 registered, 7 reporting

Seminole Sitters — Faith Jones — Sanford, fl — 57
Under Bridge Sitters — Ray Scory — Port Orange, fl — 33
Smok Duck — Rita Grant — Brooksville, fl — 29
Middle River Merlins — Russ Titus — Coconut Creek, fl — 42
Merritt Island NWR — Nancy Corona — Titusville, fl — 36
St. Marks Spotters/ St. Marks NWR — Robin Will — St. Marks, fl — 46
Ding Darling — Becky Wolff — Sanibel, fl — 38

Georgia — Circles: 2 registered, 1 reporting

Mud Flat Pack — Lydia Thompson — Jekyll Island, ga — 70

Idaho — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

Deer Flat Sitters — Cheryl Huizinga — Nampa, id — 44
Hyatt Hidden Lakes Preserve — Robert Mortensen — Boise, id — 50

Illinois — Circles: 2 registered, 1 reporting

crane's critters — Lilly Crane — Carbondale, il — 10

Indiana — Circles: 5 registered, 3 reporting

Sitting Duck Deck Sitters — James Hengeveld — Unionville, in — 65
Regal Eagles — Don Gorney — Indianapolis, in — 32
FIBS — Natalie Haley — Fort Wayne, in — 21

Iowa — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

Team Vogel — Bill Tollefson — Cedar Rapids, ia — 24
The Lakers — Carolyn Fischer — Clear Lake, ia — 26

Louisiana — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Bird Nerds — Laurie & Dan Mooney — Plaquemine Locks Sta, la — 57

Maine — Circles: 4 registered, 4 reporting

Maquoit Bay Birders — Gordon Smith — Brunswick, me — 52
Fun In The Backyard — Tricia Arnold — Windham, me — 28
Gilsland Gulls — Turk Duddy — Falmouth, me — 56
Monhegan Endemics — Doug Hitchcox — Monhegan Island, me — 65

Maryland — Circles: 7 registered, 4 reporting

Montgomery County Sitting Ducks — Chuck Parker — Boyds, md — 58
Patuxent Whoopers — Jessica Helmbold — Laurel, md — 41
The Woodbinoculars — Rick Sussman — Woodbine, md — 45
The Turkey Pointers — Chris Starling — Elk Neck State Park, md — 80

Massachusetts — Circles: 5 registered, 4 reporting

The Recurvebills - Great Meadows NWR — Nickilas Paulson — Concord, ma — 78
Hoffmann Hawkeyes — Jamie Bishop — Pittsfield, ma — 39
The Chris Ellison All-Stars — Joshua Rose — Aquinnah, ma — 63
Gooseberrylicious — Marshall Iliff — Westport, ma — 87

Michigan — Circles: 6 registered, 4 reporting

Metro Munchers — Tom Heatley — Harrison Township, mi — 53
Audubon Society of Kalamazoo, Michigan — Joyce Leppard — Mattawan, mi — 27
Washtenaw Wingnuts — Don Chalfant — Whitmore Lake, mi — 41
Camp Remote — Russell Emmons — Casco, mi — 20

Minnesota — Circles: 4 registered, 4 reporting

Grosbreasted Rosebeaks — Paul Fank — Dassel, mn — 55
Sherburne Savanna Sitters — Betsy Beneke — Zimmerman, mn — 42
Minnesota Valley NWR, Egret's — Craig Mandel — Carver, mn — 38
Boreal Birdometers — Bill Tefft — Ely, mn — 29

Mississippi — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

PWAS — Diane Lafferty — Hattiesburg, ms — 33
Oxford Natural History Club — Jason Hoeksema — Oxford, ms — 33

Missouri — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

Eagle Eyes Squaw Creek NWR — James Voltz — Mound City, mo — 40
Birds-I-View Birders — Steve Garr — Jefferson City, mo — 28

Nebraska — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Merlins — Tim Hajda — Broken Bow, ne — 31

New Hampshire — Circles: 7 registered, 4 reporting

Pondicherry NWR Marsh Hawks — David Govatski — Pondicherry NWR, nh — 35
Carter Hill Super Speckey Sharpie Spotters — Katrina Fenton — Concord, nh — 34
Copps and Robbins — Andrea Robbins — Tuftonboro, nh — 53
Robbins Deck — Andrea Robbins — Pittsfield, nh — 38

New Jersey — Circles: 9 registered, 7 reporting

Aimophila Adventures — Rick Wright — South Amboy, nj — 44
The Celery Stalkers — Carol Flanagan — Allendale, nj — 57
Lk Pine Gray Gooses — Maggie Thomas — Medford, nj — 38
Atlantic Audubon Society — Becky Hedden — Oceanville, nj — 52
Marshketeers — Michael Flemming — Stone Harbor, nj — 38
Machine Assisted Big Sit — Rob Fergus — Union Twp, nj — 46
The No Bullsitters — Sam Galick — Cape May Point, nj — 134

New York — Circles: 8 registered, 5 reporting

Yardbirds — Liz Kirchner — Fresh Meadows, ny — 28
East Aurora Bird Club — Mary Steuer — East Aurora, ny — 8
The ShelDrakes — Scott Mellis — New Rochelle, ny — 33
Derby Hill — Andrew Weber — Pulaski, ny — 52
SCASbirders — Renee Davis — Wurtsboro, ny — 55

North Carolina — Circles: 5 registered, 4 reporting

The Riverbend Redstarts — Dwayne Martin — Conover, nc — 50
MECKBIRDERS — David Lovett — huntersville, nc — 61
Pea Island NWR — Jeff Lewis — Pea Island NWR, nc — 78
Alligator River NWR — Cindy Heffley — East Lake, nc — 54

North Dakota — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Warbler Woodland Watchers — Paulette Scherr — Arrowwood NWR, nd — 62

Ohio — Circles: 13 registered, 9 reporting

DudleyDowright — Helen Wright-north — Dayton, oh — 32
Whipple Bird Club — Bill Thompson, Iii — Whipple, oh — 61
Das Bruderhaus — Erik Bruder — Bay Village, oh — 25
The Dean Clan — Patricia Dean — Prospect, oh — 24
Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary — Jeff Harvey — Canfield, oh — 77
GMAS ACE BIRDERS — Gary Cowell Jr. — Mifflin, oh — 30
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge — Jason Lewis — Oak Harbor, oh — 54
osubirdwatchers — Barry Rice — Brookville, oh — 2
Jane — Jane Van Coney — Cincinnati, oh — 12

Oklahoma — Circles: 6 registered, 5 reporting

TREES — Douglas Wood — Tishomingo, ok — 58
River Rats — Doug Wood — Connerville, ok — 51
Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge — Quinton Smith — Indiahoma, ok — 27
Tulsa Scissortails — Terry Mitchell — Tulsa, ok — 50
Wing Nuts — Brian Davis — Norman, ok — 51

Oregon — Circles: 3 registered, 2 reporting

Chunkos — Al Ahlgrim — Oregon City, or — 19
Lower Columbia Birders — Mike Patterson — Seaside, or — 47

Pennsylvania — Circles: 23 registered, 19 reporting

Heinz Refuge NWR — Debbie Beer — Philadelphia, pa — 77
Juniata Juncos — Chad Kauffman — Mifflintown, pa — 33
Greenies — Valerie Barnes — Fayetteville, pa — 27
Chambers Lake Early Birders — Larry Lewis — Coatesville, pa — 75
NOTSLAR PTB — Norwood Frederick — Ralston, pa — 17
Shavers Creek — Doug Wentzel — Petersburg, pa — 36
PetersPeregrines — Gigi Gerben — pittsburgh , pa — 33
Dead Wood Birders — Joe Sebastiani — Avondale, pa — 67
Rose Tree Redtails — Holly Merker — Media, pa — 50
Allegheny Front Accipiters — Alex Lamoreaux — Central City, pa — 50
Swamphens — James Hill — Waterford, pa — 50
Militia Hill Underachievers — Rich Conroy — Fort Washington, pa — 75
Kathies Korner — Kathie Gifford — Linglestown, pa — 19
Friends of Exton Park — George Tallman — Exton , pa — 37
Lost Creek Longspurs — Aden Troyer — Oakland Mills, pa — 45
Shadow Mountain Sharp-shins — Corey Husic — Kunkletown, pa — 64
Swatara Swainsons — David Mcnaughton — Pine Grove, pa — 50
Meadows — Annette Mathes — Newville, pa — 38
Bald Eagle SP Storm Birds — Diane Bierly — Bald Eagle State Par, pa — 40

South Carolina — Circles: 5 registered, 4 reporting

toogoodoo — Bruce Krucke — Yonges island, sc — 29
Waccamaw Audubon Soc — Richard Moore — Murrells Inlet, sc — 37
FU All The Time — Jake Crouse — Cleveland, sc — 15
Table Rock — Scott Stegenga — Pickens, sc — 33

South Dakota — Circles: 2 registered, 1 reporting

SF feeder complex — Mick Zerr — Sioux Falls, sd — 20

Texas — Circles: 15 registered, 9 reporting

Trinity River Refuge — Stuart Marcus — Dayton, tx — 51
Team Balcones — Laurie Foss — Bertram, tx — 44
Brazosport Birders — Cecilia Riley — Quintana, tx — 66
QM Birders — John Brush — McAllen, tx — 46
Corpus Christi Hawk Watchers — Libby Even — Corpus Christi, tx — 86
Weslaco RedCrowns — Huck Hutchens — Weslaco, tx — 115
Bentsen Birders — Javier De Leon — Mission, tx — 71
Wings Over Wastewater — Ted Drozdowski — Arlington, tx — 94
Friends of Anahuac Refuge — David Sarkozi — Anahuac, tx — 59

Utah — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

Bear River Birding Brigade — Jason St Sauver — Brigham City, ut — 23
Utah Lakers — Eric Huish — Provo, ut — 49

Vermont — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Loonatics - Birds of Vermont Museum — Erin Talmage — Huntington, vt — 17

Virginia — Circles: 7 registered, 6 reporting

Coastal VA Wildlife Observatory — Brian Taber — Northampton County, va — 68
Scarlet Teenagers — Nick Newberry — Oakton, va — 56
Rockfish Gap Sitters — Gabriel Mapel — Afton, va — 43
Wirtz Whip-poor-wills — Alyce Quinn — Wirtz, va — 25
Burnt Chimney Swifts — Tim Quinn — Burnt Chimney, va — 24
Foster Family — Mary Foster — Dry Fork, va — 37

Washington — Circles: 4 registered, 4 reporting

South Meadowlarks — Neil Zimmerman — Seattle, wa — 38
Resting Birders — Randy Hill — Ridgefield, wa — 48
LPO NWR Woodpeckers — Mike Munts — Colville, wa — 22
Lame Ducks — Penny Rose — Seattle, wa — 36

West Virginia — Circles: 4 registered, 3 reporting

Dam Sitters — Mindy Waldron — Jumping Branch, wv — 45
Ohio River Islands NWR — Richard Esker — Williamstown, wv — 43
RavensView — Fred Atwood — Cabins, wv — 37

Wisconsin — Circles: 3 registered, 3 reporting

FBMP Migrants — Noel Cutright — Town of Belgium, wi — 34
The Kickapoo Valley Birding Club — Barbara Duerksen — La Farge, wi — 20
Old Coots — Jeff Bahls — Horicon, wi — 46

Canada Big Sits!

Alberta — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

The Meadowlarks — Charlotte Wasylik — Vermilion, AB — 30

Ontario — Circles: 3 registered, 3 reporting

Rondeau Watchers — Ric Mcarthur — Morpeth, ON — 39
cwdu — Stanley Kornelsen — Aylmer, ON — 28
Little Orange Team — Kelly Buehler — Toronto, ON — 15

Quebec — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Tadoussac OOT — Samuel Denault — Tadoussac, QB — 70

International Big Sits!

Panama — Circles: 3 registered, 2 reporting

Bill & Claudia in Cerro Azul — William Ahrens — Los Altos del Cerro, Other — 59
Petrels In Panama — Leslie Lieurance — Los Altos de Cerro A, Other — 53

Sweden — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Segerstads fyr — Christian Cederroth — Segerstad, Oland isl, Other — 82

Mexico — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

COAN San Blas — Mark Stackhouse — San Blas, Other — 113

South Africa — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Stoepsitters — Sally Adam — Mossel Bay, Other — 29

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