The Big Sit! 2013 Statistics

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Team Information: Heartland Spotters

Captain: Chuck Young
Location: Galesburg, Illinois (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  3. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  4. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  5. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  6. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  7. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  8. American Coot Fulica americana
  9. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  10. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  11. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  12. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  13. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  14. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  15. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  16. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  17. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  18. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  19. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  20. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  21. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  22. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  23. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  24. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  25. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  26. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  27. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  28. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  29. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  30. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  31. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis

Team Notes

Participants: Chuck Young, Beebe Young, Taylor Young, Rachel Purdy, Randy Fox, Robert Nichols

Weather: Sunny, no wind, Temperature mid 60's F.

Location: Lake Storey in Galesburg, Illinois at the Joe E. Anderson area

Time At Location: 8 hours. 4:30 am - 5:30 am, 6:30 am - 7:30 am, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Beautiful fall day. Good views of the lake, bay and wooded area of the park, with good overhead view. Great company through out the day. Fun!

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