The Big Sit! 2012 Statistics

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Team Information: Oxford Natural History Club

Captain: Jason Hoeksema
Location: Oxford, Mississippi (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  3. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  4. Great Egret Ardea alba
  5. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  6. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  7. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  8. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  9. American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica
  10. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  11. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  12. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  13. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  14. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  15. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  16. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  17. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  18. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  19. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  20. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  21. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  22. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  23. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  24. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  25. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  26. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  27. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  28. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  29. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  30. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  31. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  32. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  33. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana

Team Notes

Participants: Jason Hoeksema, Andrea Schumann

Weather: We had 2 hours of cloudy, warm weather before being hit by a cold front with lots of rain for much of the rest of the morning.

Location: Hurricane Landing on Sardis Lake, Lafayette Co., MS

Time At Location: 6:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.

Notes:
Would have been a great day, migration-wise, if the weather hadn't driven us away! eBird checklist: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S11798140


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