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 (Virginia, United States)

  1. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  2. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  3. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  4. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  5. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  6. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  7. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  8. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  9. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  10. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  11. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  12. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  13. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  14. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  15. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  16. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  17. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  18. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  19. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  20. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  21. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  22. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  23. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  24. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  25. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  26. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  27. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  28. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  29. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  30. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  31. Common Loon Gavia imme
  32. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  33. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  34. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  35. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  36. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  37. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  38. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  39. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  40. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  41. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  42. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  43. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  44. Merlin Falco columbarius
  45. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  46. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  47. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  48. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  49. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  50. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  51. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  52. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  53. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  54. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  55. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  56. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  57. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  58. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  59. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  60. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  61. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  62. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  63. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  64. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  65. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  66. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  67. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  68. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  69. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  70. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  71. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  72. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  73. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  74. Barred Owl Strix varia
  75. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  76. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  77. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  78. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  79. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  80. Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
  81. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  82. warbler sp.
  83. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  84. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  85. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis

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