The Big Sit! 2012 Statistics

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Team Information: Minnesota Valley NWR, Egret's

Captain: Craig Mandel
Location: Carver, Minnesota (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator
  3. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  4. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  5. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  6. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  7. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  8. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  9. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  10. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  11. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  12. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  13. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  14. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  15. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  16. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  17. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  18. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  19. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  20. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  21. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  22. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  23. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  24. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  25. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  26. Harris's Sparrow Zonotrichia querula
  27. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  28. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  29. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  30. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  31. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  32. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  33. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  34. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  35. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  36. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  37. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  38. Brown Creeper Certhia americana

Team Notes

Participants: Craig Mandel, Phyllis Bofferding, Leslie Marcus, Susan Schumacher

Weather: 45 - 69 degrees, with a cloudy start and sunny finish to the day.

Location: Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Rapids Lake Unit, visitor center.

Time At Location: 6:00 am - 2:00 pm


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