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 (Maine, United States)

  1. Common Loon Gavia imme
  2. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  3. Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena
  4. Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
  5. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  6. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  7. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  8. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  9. Common Eider Somateria mollissima
  10. White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
  11. Black Scoter Melanitta americana
  12. Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
  13. Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
  14. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  15. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  16. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  17. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  18. Merlin Falco columbarius
  19. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  20. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  21. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  22. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  23. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  24. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  25. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  26. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  27. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  28. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  29. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  30. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  31. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  32. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  33. peep sp.
  34. Great Egret Ardea alba
  35. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  36. Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
  37. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  38. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  39. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  40. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  41. Greater Scaup Aythya marila
  42. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  43. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  44. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  45. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  46. Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla
  47. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  48. White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis
  49. Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus
  50. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  51. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  52. Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus
  53. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  54. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  55. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  56. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  57. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  58. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  59. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  60. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  61. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  62. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  63. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  64. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  65. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  66. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  67. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  68. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  69. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  70. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  71. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  72. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  73. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  74. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  75. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  76. Common Raven Corvus corax
  77. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  78. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  79. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  80. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  81. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  82. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  83. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  84. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  85. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  86. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  87. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  88. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  89. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  90. Nelson's Sparrow (formerly Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow) Ammodramus nelsoni
  91. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  92. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus

Subscribe & Save!

ONE YEAR (6 ISSUES) of Bird Watcher's Digest magazine
GET FREE AND INSTANT ACCESS to our digital edition
SAVE 33% off newsstand prices
PAY ONE LOW PRICE of $19.99!
Scroll Up