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 (North Carolina, 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. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  6. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  7. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  8. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  9. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  10. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  11. Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
  12. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  13. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  14. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  15. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  16. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  17. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  18. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  19. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  20. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  21. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  22. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  23. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  24. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  25. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  26. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  27. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  28. Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
  29. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  30. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  31. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  32. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  33. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  34. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  35. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  36. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  37. Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina
  38. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  39. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  40. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  41. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  42. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  43. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  44. Barred Owl Strix varia
  45. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  46. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  47. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  48. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  49. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  50. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  51. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  52. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  53. Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla
  54. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  55. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  56. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  57. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  58. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  59. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  60. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  61. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  62. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  63. Merlin Falco columbarius
  64. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  65. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  66. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  67. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  68. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  69. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  70. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  71. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  72. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  73. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  74. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  75. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  76. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys

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