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: Shavers Creek

Captain: Doug Wentzel
Location: Petersburg, Pennsylvania (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  2. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  3. American Wigeon Anas americana
  4. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  5. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  6. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  7. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  8. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  9. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  10. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  11. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  12. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  13. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  14. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  15. Common Raven Corvus corax
  16. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  17. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  18. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  19. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  20. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  21. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  22. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  23. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  24. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  25. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  26. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  27. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  28. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  29. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  30. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  31. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  32. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  33. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  34. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Team Notes

Participants: Doug Wentzel, Joshua Potter, Greg Grove, Elory Potter, Ben Simons, Colleen Fisher

Weather: Light rain during first 6 hours, gradually clearing.

Location: Shaver's Creek Environmental Center, boardwalk deck

Time At Location: 4 hours 30 minutes total

Flocks of Wood Duck returning to the lake at dusk (45 birds in a number of small flocks). Screech owl whinnying at 12:15 am to start the count.

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