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.

State Species Sightings (Connecticut, United States)

  1. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  4. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  5. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  6. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  7. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  8. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  9. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  10. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  11. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  12. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  13. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  14. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  15. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  16. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  17. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  18. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  19. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  20. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  21. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  22. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  23. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  24. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  25. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  26. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  27. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  28. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  29. American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
  30. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  31. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  32. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
  33. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  34. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  35. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  36. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  37. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  38. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  39. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  40. Lesser Goldfinch Spinus psaltria
  41. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  42. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  43. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  44. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  45. Common Loon Gavia imme
  46. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  47. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  48. Merlin Falco columbarius
  49. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  50. Barred Owl Strix varia
  51. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  52. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  53. Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
  54. Common Raven Corvus corax
  55. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  56. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  57. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  58. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  59. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  60. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  61. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  62. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  63. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  64. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  65. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  66. Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
  67. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  68. American Wigeon Anas americana
  69. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  70. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  71. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  72. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  73. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  74. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  75. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  76. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  77. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  78. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  79. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  80. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  81. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  82. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  83. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  84. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  85. Great Egret Ardea alba
  86. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  87. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  88. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  89. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  90. Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
  91. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  92. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  93. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  94. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  95. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  96. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  97. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  98. Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus
  99. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  100. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  101. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  102. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  103. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  104. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  105. Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus
  106. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  107. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  108. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  109. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  110. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  111. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  112. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  113. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  114. Northern Parula Setophaga americana

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