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 (Delaware, United States)

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  3. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  7. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  8. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  9. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  10. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  11. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  12. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  13. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  14. Merlin Falco columbarius
  15. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  16. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  17. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  18. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  19. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  20. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  21. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  22. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  23. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  24. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  25. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  26. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  27. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  28. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  29. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  30. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  31. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  32. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  33. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  34. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  35. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  36. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  37. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  38. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  39. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  40. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  41. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  42. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  43. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  44. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  45. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  46. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  47. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  48. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  49. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  50. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  51. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  52. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  53. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  54. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  55. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  56. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  57. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  58. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  59. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  60. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  61. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  62. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  63. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  64. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  65. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  66. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  67. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  68. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  69. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  70. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  71. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  72. Common Loon Gavia imme
  73. Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
  74. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  75. Brant Branta bernicla
  76. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  77. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  78. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  79. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  80. Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
  81. Black Scoter Melanitta americana
  82. Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
  83. Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
  84. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  85. Sanderling Calidris alba
  86. Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus
  87. Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
  88. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  89. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  90. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  91. Sabine's Gull Xema sabini
  92. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  93. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  94. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  95. Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
  96. Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea
  97. Crow sp. Corvis sp.

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