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: Table Rock

Captain: Scott Stegenga
Location: Pickens, South Carolina (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  5. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  6. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  7. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  8. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  9. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  10. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  11. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  12. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  13. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  14. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  15. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  16. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  17. Common Raven Corvus corax
  18. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  19. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  20. Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
  21. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  22. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  23. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  24. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  25. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  26. Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
  27. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  28. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  29. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  30. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  31. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  32. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  33. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

Team Notes

Participants: Scott Stegenga

Weather: low: 48 high: 67 overcast, brief early afternoon shower

Location: Table Rock State Park

Time At Location: 3 hours and 8 minutes between 6:30am and 3:57pm

Notes:
Counted 28 species by 9:25am; 5 more added in the afternoon.

Anecdotes:
Unidentified raptor sighted. Overcast and cooler conditions limited the amount of soaring birds. No vultures seen when normally they are a given.


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