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: Atlantic Audubon Society

Captain: Becky Hedden
Location: Oceanville, New Jersey (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. Brant Branta bernicla
  10. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  11. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  12. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  13. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  14. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  15. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  16. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  17. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  18. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  19. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  20. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  21. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  22. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  23. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  24. Merlin Falco columbarius
  25. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  26. American Coot Fulica americana
  27. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  28. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  29. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  30. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  31. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  32. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  33. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  34. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  35. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  36. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  37. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  38. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  39. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  40. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  41. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  42. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  43. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  44. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  45. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  46. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  47. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  48. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  49. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  50. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  51. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  52. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna

Team Notes

Participants: Becky Hedden, Kris Arcuri, Nick Kontonicolas, Roz Herlands, Diane Kristoff

Weather: Sunny, 70 degrees, WINDY!

Location: Edwin B. Forsythe NWR, Gull Pond Tower

Time At Location: 7:00 AM to 5:15PM (Ten hours and fifteen minutes)

Peregrine Falcon going after Hooded Merganser (unsuccessful)

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