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 (Minnesota, United States)

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Great Egret Ardea alba
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator
  7. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  8. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  9. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  10. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  11. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  12. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  13. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  14. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  15. Merlin Falco columbarius
  16. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  17. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  18. American Coot Fulica americana
  19. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  20. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  21. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  22. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  23. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  24. Barred Owl Strix varia
  25. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  26. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  27. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  28. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  29. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  30. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  31. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  32. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  33. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  34. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  35. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  36. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  37. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  38. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  39. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  40. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  41. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  42. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  43. Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida
  44. Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus
  45. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  46. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  47. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  48. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  49. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  50. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  51. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  52. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  53. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  54. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  55. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  56. Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
  57. Common Loon Gavia imme
  58. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  59. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  60. Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
  61. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  62. Common Raven Corvus corax
  63. American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
  64. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  65. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus

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