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: Mountain Chickadees

Captain: S. Gray
Location: Sedalia, Colorado (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Mountain Chickadee Poecile gambeli
  2. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  3. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  4. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  5. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  6. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  7. Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri
  8. California Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica
  9. Common Raven Corvus corax
  10. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  11. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  12. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  13. Prairie Falcon Falco mexicanus
  14. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  15. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  16. Pygmy Nuthatch Sitta pygmaea
  17. Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides
  18. Western Bluebird Sialia mexicana
  19. Townsend's Solitaire Myadestes townsendi
  20. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  21. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  22. Cassin's Finch Haemorhous cassinii
  23. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  24. Lesser Goldfinch Spinus psaltria

Team Notes

Participants: Three

Weather: Sunny to partyly cloudy; windy; low: 28, high: 65

Location: Sedalia, CO - near Westcreek

Time At Location: 24 hrs.

Many flocks of migrating robins, bluebirds and sparrows in the morning. A Prairie Falcon made two passes - what a nice surprise! Young Red-tailed and Sharp-shinned Hawks practicing their skills. Notably absent: White-breasted Nuthatch. Too windy at night to hear owls.

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