The Big Sit! 2015 Reporting Circles

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Format: State/Country — # Circles
— Participants — TBS! location, City — # species

Alabama — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

Wheeler NWR Sitting Ducks — Dwight Cooley — Decatur, al — 42
Wheeler NWR Wingers — Dwight Cooley — Decatur, al — 70

California — Circles: 6 registered, 5 reporting

SASsy Seawatchers — Jennifer Rycenga — Pescadero, ca — 84
Twitch Whiffers — George Chaniot — Ukiah, ca — 73
The Hawkeyes — Sam Haskins — Yucaipa, ca — 17
Pishing in the Wind — Jim Royer — Los Osos, ca — 96
Lighthouse Keeper — Dave Bengston — Crescent City, ca — 16

Colorado — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

DFO Insaniacs — Joey Kellner — Littleton, co — 52
Scrub J-oakers — Hugh Kingery — Franktown, co — 32

Connecticut — Circles: 12 registered, 11 reporting

Baugwatchers — Robert Dixon — Central Village, ct — 53
The Four Boys — Michael Student — Orange, ct — 64
B.W. Surf Scopers — Frank Gallo — Milford, ct — 85
QVAS Bird Buddies — Eric Eichorn — Meriden, ct — 50
Glastonbury Meadow Scopers — Bill Asteriades — Glastonbury, ct — 56
Station 43 Big Sit — Jay Kaplan — South Windsor, ct — 56
Silver Sands Sitters — Stacy Hanks — Milford, ct — 50
Cardinals — Larry Bausher — New Haven, ct — 23
AEPSIA — Amy Peck — West Haven, ct — 30
The Coops — Steve Mayo — New Haven, ct — 56
jtriana — John Triana — Prospect, ct — 17

Delaware — Circles: 3 registered, 3 reporting

Middle Runners — Derek Stoner — Newark, de — 63
PeregriNATION — Chris Bennett — Lewes, de — 77
Twitching Talons — Mike Gardner — Hockessin, de — 64

Florida — Circles: 9 registered, 9 reporting

Lake Sante Fe Sitters — Jacqueline Williamson — Keystone Heights, fl — 27
Smok Duck — Rita Grant — Brooksville, fl — 25
SPINERBIRDS — Terrie Prescott — ORLANDO, fl — 32
Seminole Sitters — Marguerite Terwilleger — Sanford, fl — 61
St. Marks Spotters / St. Marks NWR — Robin Will — St. Marks, fl — 52
Guana Hawkwatch — Diane Reed — St. Augustine, fl — 46
Birds By Day Bats By Night — Selena And Mark Kiser — Monticello, fl — 52
Under Bridge Sitters — Ray Scory — Port Orange, fl — 26
Celery Fields Forever — Stu Wilson — Sarasota, fl — 64

Georgia — Circles: 2 registered, 1 reporting

Wildwood — Raymond Harris — Macon, ga — 19

Idaho — Circles: 4 registered, 3 reporting

Backside Boise Birders — Robert Mortensen — Boise, id — 52
Deer Flat Sitters — Cheryl Huizinga — Nampa, id — 47
Trayis Ridge — Patty Ford — Pocatello, id — 21

Illinois — Circles: 5 registered, 4 reporting

Mighty Mighty Jizz Masters — Greg Neise — Hennepin, il — 81
McHenry Audubon — Stacy Iwanicki — Ringwood, il — 49
The Speakmans — Robin Speakman — Danville, il — 12
TUTTLE ST BIRDERS — Leo Speakman — danville, il — 13

Indiana — Circles: 3 registered, 1 reporting

FIBS — Natalie Haley — Fort Wayne, in — 33

Iowa — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

Team Vogel — Bill Tollefson — Cedar Rapids, ia — 36
The Lakers — Carolyn Fischer — Clear Lake, ia — 26

Kentucky — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

MoonFarm Nature Group — Marta Coleman — Fulton, ky — 29

Louisiana — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Bird Nerds — Laurie & Dan Mooney — Plaquemine Locks Sta, la — 55

Maine — Circles: 4 registered, 4 reporting

Gilsland Gulls — Turk Duddy — Falmouth, me — 43
Cape Cardinals — Turk Duddy — Kennebunkport, me — 30
Maquoit Bay Birders — Gordon Smith — Brunswick, me — 55
Fun In The Backyard — Tricia Arnold — Windham, me — 10

Maryland — Circles: 8 registered, 6 reporting

Patuxent Wildlife Refuge — Ross Feldner — Laurel, md — 30
Caroline Blue Birds — Debby Bennett — Ridgely, md — 52
Kennard Kuckoos — Jim Wilson — Centreville, md — 41
Kentish Plovers — Walter Ellison — Rock Hall, md — 52
Patuxent Migratory Robbins — Chandler S. Robbins — Laurel, md — 56
Smallwood Sharp Eyes — Chandler S Robbins — Pasadena, md — 56

Michigan — Circles: 4 registered, 4 reporting

Metro Munchers — Joanna Pease — Harrison Township, mi — 63
Washtenaw Wingnuts — Don Chalfant — Whitmore Lake, mi — 61
Camp Remote — Russell Emmons — Casco, mi — 19
Audubon Society of Kalamazoo, Michigan — Jan Shillito — Mattawan, mi — 37

Minnesota — Circles: 4 registered, 4 reporting

Grosbreasted Rosebeaks — Paul Fank — Dassel, mn — 54
Boreal Birdometers — Bill Tefft — Ely, mn — 24
Quercus — Bridget Lyell — Stillwater, mn — 21
Ridgeline Ravens — Alex Lamoreaux — Duluth, mn — 60

Mississippi — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

PWAS — Diane Lafferty — Hattiesburg, ms — 38

Missouri — Circles: 3 registered, 1 reporting

Birds-I-View Birders — Steve Garr — Jefferson City, mo — 34

Nebraska — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

HicksFamilyCircle — Jennifer Hicks — Valentine, ne — 8
Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center — Jason St. Sauver — Denton, ne — 49

New Hampshire — Circles: 4 registered, 3 reporting

Packcipiters — Katrina Fenton — Peterborough, nh — 31
CarterHillNH — Jess Cosentino — Concord, nh — 31
Pondicherry NWR Marsh Hawks — David Govatski — Pondicherry NWR, nh — 31

New Jersey — Circles: 7 registered, 7 reporting

Sandy Hook Half Mooners — Rob And Lisa Ann Fanning — Sandy Hook, Highland, nj — 60
Swamp Sitters — Larry West — Basking Ridge, nj — 56
Team Norbury's — Donald P Freiday — Del Haven, nj — 121
The Celery Stalkers — Carol Flanagan — Allendale, nj — 48
Exit Hero — Tom Reed — Cape May Point, nj — 148
Lk Pine Gray Gooses — Maggie Thomas — Medford, nj — 33
Machine Assisted Big Sit — Rob Fergus — Union Twp, nj — 51

New York — Circles: 5 registered, 4 reporting

Yardbirds — Liz Kirchner — Fresh Meadows, ny — 16
East Aurora Bird Club — Mary Steuer — Grand Island, ny — 18
Queens County Bird Club Big Sitters — Corey Finger — Queens, ny — 76
Chemung Valley Birdwatchers — Mike Powers — Elmira, ny — 41

North Carolina — Circles: 7 registered, 5 reporting

Pea Island NWR — Jeff Lewis — Pea Island NWR, nc — 59
MECKBIRDERS — Ron Clark — huntersville, nc — 61
Sandhills Skywatchers — Nancy Williamson — Vass, nc — 56
Ellerbe Sitters — Andrew Thornton — Durham, nc — 70
Medoc Mountain "Three hoppeteers" — Brian Bockhahn — Hollister, nc — 53

North Dakota — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Warbler Woodland Watchers — Paulette Scherr — Arrowwood NWR, nd — 52

Ohio — Circles: 11 registered, 7 reporting

Whipple Bird Club — Bill Thompson, Iii — Whipple, oh — 57
The Dean Clan — Patricia Dean — Prospect, oh — 24
GMAS ACE BIRDERS — Gary Cowell Jr. — Mifflin, oh — 53
Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary — Bob Lane — Canfield, oh — 70
Brumbaugh Birders — Adam Zorn — Minerva, oh — 40
DudleyDowright — Helen Wright-north — Dayton, oh — 56
The Dawes Arboretum — Kristofer Davis — Newark, oh — 29

Oklahoma — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Tulsa Scissortails — Terry Mitchell — Tulsa, ok — 55

Oregon — Circles: 4 registered, 3 reporting

Lower Columbia Birders — Mike Patterson — Seaside, or — 65
Chunkos — Al Ahlgrim — Oregon City, or — 19
Marsh Dwellers — Gordon West — Bandon, or — 15

Pennsylvania — Circles: 20 registered, 18 reporting

Team Hebron — Cindy Greene — Coudersport, pa — 28
Shaver's Creek — Doug Wentzel — Petersburg, pa — 58
PVCAsitters — Jim Flanagan — Spring Mills, pa — 20
HRDABRD at Middle Creek — Bruce A Carl — Kleinfeltersville, pa — 70
Juniata Juncos — Chad Kauffman — Mifflintown, pa — 42
Swatara Swainsons — David Mcnaughton — Pine Grove, pa — 47
AHBC — Lisa Chapman — Smethport, pa — 17
MHHW Big Sitters — Rich Conroy — Fort Washington, pa — 60
John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge — Debbie Beer — Philadelphia, pa — 72
DMX — Rich Conroy — Whitemarsh Twp, pa — 32
Hawk Mountain Young Birders — Barbara Ritzheimer — Hamburg, pa — 42
Bald Eagle SP Storm Birds — Matt Truesdale — Bald Eagle State Par, pa — 42
ExtonPark — Carol Kuniholm — Exton, pa — 52
Yoder Preserve — Alan Maceachren — Boalsburg, pa — 28
Chambers Lake Early Birders — Larry Lewis — Coatesville, pa — 75
Longwood Gardens Early Birders — Larry Lewis — Kennett Square, pa — 54
NOTSLAR PTB — Norwood Frederick — Ralston, pa — 26
Greenies — Valerie Barnes — Fayetteville, pa — 23

South Carolina — Circles: 4 registered, 4 reporting

Table Rock — Scott Stegenga — Pickens, sc — 26
Hilton Pond (York SC) — Bill Hilton Jr. — York, sc — 20
ColumbiaAudubon — John Grego — Fort Motte, sc — 43
Waccamaw Audubon Soc — Richard Moore — Murrells Inlet, sc — 43

Texas — Circles: 14 registered, 13 reporting

Big O'Birders — Kyle O'haver — Colorado City , tx — 71
Weslaco RedCrowns — John Yochum — Weslaco, tx — 100
Team Balcones — Shelia Hargis — Bertram, tx — 39
Commons Ford — Shelia Hargis — Austin, tx — 59
Super-silly-em! — Ted Drozdowski — Waxahachie, tx — 75
Arroyo Colorado Audubon Society — Norma Friedrich — Los Fresnos, tx — 57
Trinity River Refuge — Stuart Marcus — Dayton, tx — 36
Keep Birding Weird — D D Currie — Streetman, tx — 83
DVSPBirders — Nicole Gilbert — Glen Rose, tx — 26
John Bunker Sands Wetland Bitterns — Greg Cook — Seagoville, tx — 92
Wings Over Wastewater — Greg Cook — Arlington, tx — 86
Corpus Christi Hawkwatchers — Libby Even — Corpus Christi, tx — 117
Sandpipers — Cecilia Riley — Lake Jackson, tx — 39

Utah — Circles: 2 registered, 1 reporting

Utah Lakers — Keeli Marvel — Provo, ut — 50

Vermont — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Loonatics - Birds of Vermont Museum — Erin Talmage — Huntington, vt — 21

Virginia — Circles: 3 registered, 2 reporting

Coastal VA Wildlife Observatory — Brian Taber — Northampton County, va — 80
Riverbend — John Callow — Great Falls, va — 55

Washington — Circles: 3 registered, 2 reporting

South Meadowlarks — Neil Zimmerman — Seattle, wa — 55
Forest Beach — Sarah Guenther — Gig Harbor, wa — 33

West Virginia — Circles: 3 registered, 2 reporting

Ohio River Islands NWR — Richard Esker — Williamstown, wv — 45
Dam Sitters — Mindy Waldron — Jumping Branch, wv — 47

Wisconsin — Circles: 7 registered, 5 reporting

Benjamin F Goss Bird Club — Tim Hahn — Waukesha, wi — 37
BirdMilwaukee — Joseph Devereaux — Milwaukee, wi — 28
Old Coots — Jeff Bahls — Horicon , wi — 46
The Kickapoo Valley Birding Club — Barbara Duerksen — La Farge, wi — 20
fondly feather friends — Amy Sheldon — fond du lac, wi — 38
fondly feather friends — Amy Sheldon — fond du lac, wi — 38

Canada Big Sits!

Ontario — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

Little Orange Team — Kelly Buehler — Toronto, ON — 27
Lambton Pointers — Eric Marcum — FOREST, ON — 65

International Big Sits!

Panama — Circles: 2 registered, 2 reporting

Bill & Claudia in Cerro Azul — William Ahrens — Los Altos del Cerro, Other — 42
Petrels In Panama — Leslie Lieurance — Los Altos de Cerro A, Other — 19

Cambodia — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Oriental Darters — Hanno Stamm — Siem Reap, Other — 73

India — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

Gujarat Nature Conservation Society — Mukesh Pathak — Vadodara, Other — 36

Mexico — Circles: 1 registered, 1 reporting

COAN San Blas — Mark Stackhouse — San Blas, Other — 130

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