The Big Sit! 2015 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.

2015 Big Sit! Overview

Participating States/Countries: 49 (current record: 54 in 2005)
Total Circles: 190 (current record: 241 circles in 2010)
Reported Sitters!: 153 (BWD count)
Total Species Observed Worldwide: 708 (current BWD count)
Total North American (US and Canada) Species Observed: 424 (current BWD count)

Ten Highest Circle Counts

Format: Rank. TBS! Location, City State/Country - "Team Name (if any)" - Circle Captain - # Species in TBS! 2015
Cape May Point, New Jersey (United States) — "Exit Hero" — Tom Reed — 148
San Blas (Mexico) — "COAN San Blas" — Mark Stackhouse — 130
Del Haven, New Jersey (United States) — "Team Norbury's" — Donald P Freiday — 121
Corpus Christi, Texas (United States) — "Corpus Christi Hawkwatchers" — Libby Even — 117
Weslaco, Texas (United States) — "Weslaco RedCrowns" — John Yochum — 100
Los Osos, California (United States) — "Pishing in the Wind" — Jim Royer — 96
Seagoville, Texas (United States) — "John Bunker Sands Wetland Bitterns" — Greg Cook — 92
Arlington, Texas (United States) — "Wings Over Wastewater" — Greg Cook — 86
Milford, Connecticut (United States) — "B.W. Surf Scopers" — Frank Gallo — 85
Pescadero, California (United States) — "SASsy Seawatchers" — Jennifer Rycenga — 84

State Totals: United States

Compiled only from results reported online in real time. Format: State - # 2015 species (# 2014) species
Alabama 80 species (2014: 61) Montana 0 species (2014: 0)
Alaska 0 species (2014: 29) Nebraska 53 species (2014: 0)
Arizona 0 species (2014: 35) Nevada 0 species (2014: 0)
Arkansas 0 species (2014: 20) New Hampshire 53 species (2014: 59)
California 157 species (2014: 147) New Jersey 190 species (2014: 163)
Colorado 63 species (2014: 72) New Mexico 0 species (2014: 19)
Connecticut 148 species (2014: 152) New York 91 species (2014: 97)
Delaware 106 species (2014: 106) North Carolina 136 species (2014: 116)
Florida 144 species (2014: 121) North Dakota 52 species (2014: 52)
Georgia 19 species (2014: 40) Ohio 102 species (2014: 129)
Hawaii 0 species (2014: 0) Oklahoma 55 species (2014: 0)
Idaho 68 species (2014: 80) Oregon 77 species (2014: 64)
Illinois 90 species (2014: 71) Pennsylvania 136 species (2014: 152)
Indiana 33 species (2014: 80) Rhode Island 0 species (2014: 79)
Iowa 48 species (2014: 41) South Carolina 81 species (2014: 81)
Kansas 0 species (2014: 0) South Dakota 0 species (2014: 22)
Kentucky 29 species (2014: 24) Tennessee 0 species (2014: 16)
Louisiana 55 species (2014: 55) Texas 211 species (2014: 192)
Maine 76 species (2014: 83) Utah 50 species (2014: 62)
Maryland 102 species (2014: 125) Vermont 21 species (2014: 28)
Massachusetts 0 species (2014: 13) Virginia 98 species (2014: 84)
Michigan 87 species (2014: 95) Washington 60 species (2014: 57)
Minnesota 89 species (2014: 42) West Virginia 63 species (2014: 46)
Mississippi 38 species (2014: 24) Wisconsin 85 species (2014: 90)
Missouri 34 species (2014: 56) Wyoming 0 species (2014: 0)

International Totals

Compiled only from results reported online in real time. Format: Country - # 2015 species (# 2014) species
Cambodia 2015: 73 species (2014: 0 species)
2015: 0 species (2014 0 species)
India 2015: 36 species (2014: 0 species)
Italy 2015: 0 species (2014: 26 species)
Mexico 2015: 130 species (2014: 124 species)
Panama 2015: 49 species (2014: 68 species)
Trinidad and Tobago 2015: 0 species (2014: 70 species)

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