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: Under Bridge Sitters

Captain: Ray Scory
Location: Port Orange, Florida (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  2. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  3. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  4. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  5. Great Egret Ardea alba
  6. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  7. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  8. Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
  9. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  10. Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens
  11. Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
  12. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  13. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea
  14. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  15. Wood Stork Mycteria americana
  16. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  17. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  18. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  19. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  20. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  21. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  22. Willet Tringa semipalmata
  23. Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
  24. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  25. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  26. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  27. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  28. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  29. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  30. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  31. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  32. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  33. Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major

Team Notes

Participants: Ray Scory, John Carr, Marion Monaghan, Chuck & Joan Tegue, John Roessler, Roger Hoefer, Dinah Pulver

Weather: Sunny,Breezy, temperature 77 - 87 degrees F.

Location: Under Dunlawton Bridge on the Halifax River Port Orange FL

Time At Location: 6:00AM until 5:30PM

Notes:
People Launching boats, walking dogs, sightseeing, looking at birds, fishing, having fun. Boats zipping up and down the river and a dramatic, afternoon airshow performing fantastic aerial maneuvers. A very active, enjoyable spot with visitors throughout the day. All wanting to talk about birds and their experiences with them. 33 bird species observed


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