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: Table Rock

Captain: Scott Stegenga
Location: Pickens, South Carolina (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  3. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  4. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  5. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  6. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  7. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  8. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  9. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  10. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  11. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  12. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  13. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  14. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  15. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  16. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  17. Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
  18. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  19. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  20. Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
  21. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  22. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  23. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  24. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis

Team Notes

Participants: Scott Stegenga

Weather: low: 66 high: 83 partly cloudy

Location: Table Rock State Park

Time At Location: 4 hours, 15 minutes between 7:05am and 9:30pm.

Notes:
20 species between 7:05am and 10:05am. Three species between 5:25pm and 5:45pm. Last species at 9:20pm.

Anecdotes:
Counted on Saturday. First time getting Wild Turkeys and Red-headed Woodpeckers on Big Sit count. Red-headed woodpeckers uncommon to rare at this site. Did not get any vultures or other additional soaring raptors since I was not at the circle most of the afternoon when it was warmest.


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