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: Maquoit Bay Birders

Captain: Gordon Smith
Location: Brunswick, Maine (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Common Loon Gavia imme
  2. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  3. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  4. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  7. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  8. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  9. American Wigeon Anas americana
  10. Common Eider Somateria mollissima
  11. White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
  12. Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
  13. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  14. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  15. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  16. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  17. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  18. Merlin Falco columbarius
  19. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  20. American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica
  21. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  22. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  23. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  24. Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla
  25. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  26. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  27. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  28. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  29. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  30. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  31. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  32. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  33. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  34. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  35. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  36. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  37. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  38. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  39. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  40. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  41. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  42. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  43. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  44. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  45. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  46. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  47. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  48. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  49. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  50. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  51. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  52. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus

Team Notes

Participants: Merrymeeting Audubon and Friends

Weather: Driving rain from the southwest for the first 2 hours, then overcast with occasional showers. Temperature, 52 degrees.

Location: Wharton Point, Maquoit Bay, Brunswick, ME

Time At Location: 6:00 AM - 6:30 PM


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