The Big Sit! 2014 Statistics

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Team Information: Wasatch Audubon Mountain Chickadees

Captain: Katie Mcvey
Location: West Bountiful, Utah (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  4. White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  7. Gadwall Anas strepera
  8. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  9. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  10. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  11. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  12. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  13. Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
  14. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  15. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  16. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  17. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  18. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  19. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  20. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  21. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  22. California Gull Larus californicus
  23. Barn Owl Tyto alba
  24. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  25. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  26. Gray Flycatcher Empidonax wrightii
  27. Say's Phoebe Sayornis saya
  28. Black-billed Magpie Pica hudsonia
  29. Common Raven Corvus corax
  30. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  31. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  32. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  33. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  34. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  35. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  36. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  37. Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus
  38. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  39. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  40. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  41. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  42. Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
  43. Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus
  44. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  45. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Team Notes

Participants: 20

Weather: Mostly sunny, high of 75F

Location: Located within the Nature Conservancy's Legacy Nature Preserve, our group sat in a wetland area with a riparian corridor, adja

Time At Location: 14 hours!

Notes:
We had some great birds including Say's phoebe, both bald and golden eagle and American pipits. However, we had some big misses including American avocet, American coot and house sparrow.

Anecdotes:
Chorus frogs kept us company in the morning, while darkling beetles and preying mantis entertained us during the day.


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