The Big Sit! 2014 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.

2014 Big Sit! Overview

Participating States/Countries: 51 (current record: 54 in 2005)
Total Circles: 197 (current record: 241 circles in 2010)
Reported Sitters!: 162 (BWD count)
Total Species Observed Worldwide: 755 (current BWD count)
Total North American (US and Canada) Species Observed: 408 (current BWD count)

Ten Highest Circle Counts

Format: Rank. TBS! Location, City State/Country - "Team Name (if any)" - Circle Captain - # Species in TBS! 2014
Cape May Point, New Jersey (United States) — "Exit Hero" — Tom Reed — 150
San Blas (Mexico) — "COAN San Blas" — Mark Stackhouse — 124
Milford, Connecticut (United States) — "B.W. Surf Scopers" — Frank Gallo — 117
Weslaco, Texas (United States) — "Weslaco RedCrowns" — John Yochum — 107
Los Osos, California (United States) — "Pishing in the Wind" — Jim Royer — 103
Seagoville, Texas (United States) — "John Bunker Sands Wetland Bitterns" — Greg Cook — 98
Corpus Christi, Texas (United States) — "Corpus Christi Hawkwatchers" — Libby Even — 91
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States) — "Heinz Refuge NWR" — Debbie Beer — 88
Pescadero, California (United States) — "SASsy Seawatchers" — Ginny Marshall — 88
Canfield, Ohio (United States) — "Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary" — Bob Lane — 82
Streetman, Texas (United States) — "Keep Birding Weird" — D D Currie — 81

State Totals: United States

Compiled only from results reported online in real time. Format: State - # 2014 species (# 2013) species
Alabama 61 species (2013: 15) Montana 0 species (2013: 0)
Alaska 29 species (2013: 0) Nebraska 0 species (2013: 0)
Arizona 35 species (2013: 67) Nevada 0 species (2013: 0)
Arkansas 20 species (2013: 0) New Hampshire 59 species (2013: 84)
California 147 species (2013: 170) New Jersey 163 species (2013: 58)
Colorado 72 species (2013: 81) New Mexico 19 species (2013: 0)
Connecticut 152 species (2013: 114) New York 97 species (2013: 83)
Delaware 106 species (2013: 97) North Carolina 116 species (2013: 76)
Florida 121 species (2013: 142) North Dakota 52 species (2013: 0)
Georgia 40 species (2013: 55) Ohio 129 species (2013: 111)
Hawaii 0 species (2013: 0) Oklahoma 0 species (2013: 71)
Idaho 80 species (2013: 55) Oregon 64 species (2013: 72)
Illinois 71 species (2013: 31) Pennsylvania 152 species (2013: 116)
Indiana 80 species (2013: 87) Rhode Island 79 species (2013: 0)
Iowa 41 species (2013: 41) South Carolina 81 species (2013: 106)
Kansas 0 species (2013: 0) South Dakota 22 species (2013: 17)
Kentucky 24 species (2013: 0) Tennessee 16 species (2013: 0)
Louisiana 55 species (2013: 58) Texas 192 species (2013: 194)
Maine 83 species (2013: 92) Utah 62 species (2013: 61)
Maryland 125 species (2013: 83) Vermont 28 species (2013: 29)
Massachusetts 13 species (2013: 7) Virginia 84 species (2013: 85)
Michigan 95 species (2013: 80) Washington 57 species (2013: 59)
Minnesota 42 species (2013: 65) West Virginia 46 species (2013: 55)
Mississippi 24 species (2013: 68) Wisconsin 90 species (2013: 73)
Missouri 56 species (2013: 27) Wyoming 0 species (2013: 0)

International Totals

Compiled only from results reported online in real time. Format: Country - # 2014 species (# 2013) species
2014: 0 species (2013 0 species)
Israel 2014: 71 species (2013: 56 species)
Italy 2014: 26 species (2013: 21 species)
Mexico 2014: 124 species (2013: 122 species)
Panama 2014: 68 species (2013: 93 species)
Trinidad and Tobago 2014: 70 species (2013: 0 species)
United Kingdom 2014: 35 species (2013: 0 species)

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