The Big Sit! 2012 Statistics

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Team Information: Home Base

Captain: John Himmelman
Location: Killingworth, Connecticut (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Barred Owl Strix varia
  2. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  3. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  4. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  5. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  6. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  7. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  8. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  9. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  10. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  11. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  12. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  13. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  14. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  15. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  16. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  17. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  18. Osprey Pandion haliaetus

Team Notes

Participants: John Himmelman, Betsy Himmelman, Cindi Kobak, Janet Connolly, Kelley Howe

Weather: Cloudy, drizzly in morning - overcast until sun came out later in the day.

Location: Himmelman backyard in Killingworth, CT

Time At Location: 9AM - 6PM

We just got an outdoor kiln for firing raku pottery so had that cranking all day, along with a fire pit for a different kind of clay firing. The birds were slow, so this gave us something fun to do!

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