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: SCASbirders

Captain: Renee Davis
Location: Wurtsboro, New York (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  2. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  5. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  6. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  7. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  8. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  9. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  10. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  11. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  12. Merlin Falco columbarius
  13. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  14. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  15. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  16. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  17. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  18. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  19. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  20. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  21. Common Raven Corvus corax
  22. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  23. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  24. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  25. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  26. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  27. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  28. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  29. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  30. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  31. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  32. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  33. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  34. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  35. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  36. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  37. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  38. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  39. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  40. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  41. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  42. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  43. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  44. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos

Team Notes

Participants: 12 members 8 visitors

Weather: AM 30 degrees foggy PM sunny 60 degrees

Location: Bashakill, Wurtsboro NY

Time At Location: 6am-4pm

Foggy---late start! Luckily the sun came out and things got better. We also counted 17 Monarchs migrating south along with 766 Canadian Geese.

We added one new bird to our total combined specie list. This was our sixth year and now have a total of 77 species seen during this count.

Subscribe & Save!

ONE YEAR (6 ISSUES) of Bird Watcher's Digest magazine
GET FREE AND INSTANT ACCESS to our digital edition
SAVE 33% off newsstand prices
PAY ONE LOW PRICE of $19.99!
Scroll Up