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: Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary

Captain: Jeff Harvey
Location: Canfield, Ohio (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Great Egret Ardea alba
  4. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  5. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  6. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  7. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  8. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  9. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  10. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  11. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  12. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  13. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  14. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  15. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  16. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  17. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  18. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  19. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  20. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  21. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  22. Merlin Falco columbarius
  23. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  24. Sora Porzana carolina
  25. American Coot Fulica americana
  26. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  27. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  28. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  29. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  30. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  31. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  32. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  33. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  34. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  35. Barred Owl Strix varia
  36. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  37. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  38. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  39. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  40. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  41. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  42. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  43. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  44. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  45. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  46. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  47. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  48. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  49. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  50. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  51. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  52. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  53. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  54. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  55. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  56. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  57. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  58. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  59. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  60. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  61. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  62. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  63. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  64. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  65. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  66. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  67. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  68. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  69. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  70. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  71. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  72. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  73. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  74. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  75. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  76. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  77. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Team Notes

Participants: Ben Morrison, Bob Lane, Denise Lane, Tim Dornan, Laura Dornan, Kirsten Peetz, Ann Kravitz, Carol Bretz, Trish Guenther, Jim Dolan, Ronnie Macko, Jeff Harvey

Weather: 65 degrees some sun with wind out of the south

Location: Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary Mahoning County Ohio

Time At Location: 5:15 am to 6:00 pm

Notes:
The best Big Sit yet. More raptors in place on one day than ever!


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