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.

Team Information: East Aurora Bird Club

Captain: Mary Steuer
Location: Grand Island, New York (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  7. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  8. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  9. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  10. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  11. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  12. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  13. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  14. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  15. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  16. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  17. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  18. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  19. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  20. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  21. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  22. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Team Notes

Participants: Six

Weather: Mid 60 degrees, very light wind, lots of sun: Beautiful

Location: Beaver Island State Park on Grand Island, NY

Time At Location: 10 a.m until 3 p.m.

Ring billed gulls, starlings and house finches were most abundant.

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