The Big Sit! 2012 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.

Team Information: Boreal Birdometers

Captain: Bill Tefft
Location: Ely, Minnesota (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Common Loon Gavia imme
  2. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  3. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  4. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  5. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  6. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  7. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  8. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  9. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  10. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  11. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  12. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  13. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  14. Common Raven Corvus corax
  15. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  16. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  17. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  18. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  19. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  20. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  21. American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
  22. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  23. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  24. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  25. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  26. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  27. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  28. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  29. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus

Team Notes

Participants: Gloria Gervais, Kathryn Farion, Bill Tefft

Weather: Temperatures in the 50's. Wind 0-15. Skies Cloudy

Location: Boat Access on south side of Shagawa Lake, Ely, MN

Time At Location: 9am to 6:30 pm

Typical numbers and species for this time of year and past counts.

Subscribe & Save!

ONE YEAR (6 ISSUES) of Bird Watcher's Digest magazine
GET FREE AND INSTANT ACCESS to our digital edition
SAVE 33% off newsstand prices
PAY ONE LOW PRICE of $19.99!