The Big Sit! 2013 Statistics

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Team Information: Shavers Creek

Captain: Doug Wentzel
Location: Petersburg, Pennsylvania (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  2. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  3. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  4. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  5. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  6. Barred Owl Strix varia
  7. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  8. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  9. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  10. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  11. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  12. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  13. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  14. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  15. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  16. Common Raven Corvus corax
  17. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  18. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  19. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  20. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  21. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  22. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  23. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  24. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  25. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  26. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  27. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  28. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  29. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  30. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  31. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  32. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  33. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  34. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  35. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  36. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  37. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  38. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  39. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Team Notes

Participants: Doug Wentzel & Jon Kauffman

Weather: Mild (low of 50 F, High of 62) with a few passing showers.

Location: Shaver's Creek Environmental Center, Boardwalk Platform

Time At Location: 12:01 to 3 am (rain), 7 am to 12:15 pm

Large flock of sparrows (50 plus) and kinglets (10 plus), good looks at a low flying Red-shouldered Hawk, and a perched Hermit Thrush.

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