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: Cape Havasuvians

Captain: Lauren Harter
Location: Lake Havasu City, Arizona (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Common Loon Gavia imme
  2. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  3. Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
  4. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  5. Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
  6. Clark's Grebe Aechmophorus clarkii
  7. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  8. Great Egret Ardea alba
  9. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  10. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  11. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  12. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  13. Gadwall Anas strepera
  14. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  15. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  16. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  17. American Wigeon Anas americana
  18. Redhead Aythya americana
  19. Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
  20. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  21. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  22. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  23. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  24. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  25. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  26. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  27. Prairie Falcon Falco mexicanus
  28. Sora Porzana carolina
  29. American Coot Fulica americana
  30. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  31. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  32. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  33. California Gull Larus californicus
  34. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  35. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  36. Sabine's Gull Xema sabini
  37. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  38. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  39. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  40. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  41. Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus
  42. Barn Owl Tyto alba
  43. Lesser Nighthawk Chordeiles acutipennis
  44. Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna
  45. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  46. Ladder-backed Woodpecker Picoides scalaris
  47. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  48. Say's Phoebe Sayornis saya
  49. Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans
  50. Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus
  51. Common Raven Corvus corax
  52. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  53. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  54. Violet-green Swallow Tachycineta thalassina
  55. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  56. Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
  57. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  58. Verdin Auriparus flaviceps
  59. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  60. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  61. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  62. Black-tailed Gnatcatcher Polioptila melanura
  63. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
  64. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  65. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  66. Phainopepla Phainopepla nitens
  67. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  68. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  69. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  70. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  71. Wilson's Warbler Cardellina pusilla
  72. Abert's Towhee Melozone aberti
  73. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  74. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  75. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  76. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  77. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  78. Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus
  79. Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus
  80. Great-tailed Grackle Quiscalus mexicanus
  81. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  82. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  83. Lawrence's Goldfinch Spinus lawrencei
  84. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus

Team Notes

Participants: Lauren Harter, John West, Lorraine West

Weather: Cool all day, mostly clear. Wind picked up in the early afternoon, average up to about 9 mph and gusting to about 13.

Location: Cape Havasu, Mohave County, Arizona

Time At Location: 15.5 hours (0415 to 1945)

Notes:
Check out Lauren's blog post: http://phainopepla.blogspot.com/2012/10/big-sit-2012-cape-havasu.html


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