The Big Sit! 2012 Statistics

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Team Information: Scarlet Teenagers

Captain: Nick Newberry
Location: Oakton, Virginia (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  3. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  7. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  8. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  9. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  10. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  11. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  12. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  13. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  14. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  15. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  16. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  17. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  18. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  19. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  20. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  21. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  22. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  23. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  24. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  25. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  26. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  27. Common Raven Corvus corax
  28. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  29. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  30. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  31. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  32. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  33. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  34. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  35. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  36. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  37. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  38. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  39. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  40. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  41. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  42. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  43. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  44. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  45. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  46. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  47. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  48. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  49. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  50. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  51. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  52. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  53. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  54. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  55. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  56. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis

Team Notes

Participants: Fred Atwood, Jacob Barkett, Joel Goetz, Sayed Malawi, Nick Newberry

Weather: 5% Cloud cover starting out in low 40s then heating up to mid 60s. Little wind.

Location: Waples Mill Park, Oakton, Virginia

Time At Location: 7:10am-12:00pm, 4:10pm-5:45pm

Notes:
Very high flying Northern Harrier at end of the day. During the morning we were banding and ended up with 10 Song Sparrows, 5 Swamp Sparrows, a Western Palm Warbler, and an immature male Common Yellowthroat. Great day!!

Anecdotes:
Count was centered around far (southern) end of mill pond.


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