The Big Sit! 2013 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: River Rats

Captain: Doug Wood
Location: Connerville, Oklahoma (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Great Egret Ardea alba
  3. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  6. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  7. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  8. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  9. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  10. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  11. Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni
  12. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  13. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  14. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  15. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  16. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  17. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  18. Barred Owl Strix varia
  19. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  20. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  21. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  22. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  23. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  24. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  25. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  26. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  27. Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus forficatus
  28. Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus
  29. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  30. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  31. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  32. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  33. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  34. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  35. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  36. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  37. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  38. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  39. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  40. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  41. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  42. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  43. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  44. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  45. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  46. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  47. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  48. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  49. Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia
  50. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  51. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  52. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  53. Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea
  54. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  55. Dickcissel Spiza americana
  56. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  57. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  58. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  59. American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Team Notes

Participants: Doug Wood, Jona Tucker, Dan Moore, Dustin Lynch, David Gainey, Jim Deming, Julie Hoffman, David Eason, Candace Smith, Justin Roach, Gary Akin, Kelly Mankelow, Dustin Schreibvogel

Weather: Drizzled all day, 100% overcast, 64F-74F, no wind

Location: Oka' Yanahli Preserve, Connerville, Oklahoma

Time At Location: 6:30AM to 3:30 PM - 9 hours

Best birds were Black-throated Green Warbler and Blue-headed Vireo, steady streams of Sharp-shinned Hawks migrating overhead too.

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