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: Little Orange Team

Captain: Kelly Buehler
Location: Toronto, Ontario (Canada)

Team Checklist

  1. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  2. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  3. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  4. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  5. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  6. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  7. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  8. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  9. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  10. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  11. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  12. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  13. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  14. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  15. House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Team Notes

Participants: Kelly Buehler, Sharon McHugh, Harry and Daisy (from inside)

Weather: Sunny, then overcast, then light rain - high of 9 Celsius

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Time At Location: 7:30 am to 6:30 pm, on and off

Notes:
Very cold. Too many house sparrows. Too many cats. Nuthatches (esp red-breasted) and chickadees very active.

Anecdotes:
I watched as a white-breasted nuthatch found a sunflower seed tucked into the bark of the maple tree and then fake-hid it in another spot and then really hid it somewhere else. It was very cool.


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