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: MECKBIRDERS

Captain: David Lovett
Location: huntersville, North Carolina (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus
  3. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  4. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  5. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  6. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  7. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  8. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  9. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  10. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  11. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  12. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  13. Merlin Falco columbarius
  14. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  15. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  16. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  17. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  18. Barred Owl Strix varia
  19. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  20. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  21. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  22. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  23. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  24. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  25. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  26. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  27. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  28. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  29. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  30. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  31. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  32. Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
  33. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  34. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  35. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  36. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  37. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  38. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  39. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  40. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  41. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  42. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  43. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  44. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  45. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  46. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  47. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  48. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  49. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  50. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  51. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  52. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  53. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  54. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  55. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  56. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  57. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  58. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  59. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  60. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  61. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula

Team Notes

Weather: overcast in the seventies


Time At Location: dawn to dusk

American woodcock and american bittern were first for the sits red breasted nuthatch we get only during interuption years.migrating Ducks were non-existant.

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