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.

Team Information: Wings Over Wastewater

Captain: Greg Cook
Location: Arlington, Texas (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  4. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  5. Great Egret Ardea alba
  6. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  7. Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
  8. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  9. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea
  10. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  11. White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi
  12. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  13. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  14. Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis
  15. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  16. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  17. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  18. American Wigeon Anas americana
  19. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  20. Gadwall Anas strepera
  21. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  22. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  23. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  24. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  25. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  26. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  27. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  28. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  29. American Coot Fulica americana
  30. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  31. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  32. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  33. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  34. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  35. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  36. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  37. White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica
  38. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  39. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  40. Barred Owl Strix varia
  41. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  42. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  43. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  44. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  45. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  46. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  47. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  48. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  49. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  50. Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus forficatus
  51. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  52. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  53. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  54. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  55. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  56. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  57. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  58. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  59. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  60. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  61. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  62. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  63. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  64. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  65. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  66. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  67. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  68. Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia
  69. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  70. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  71. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  72. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  73. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  74. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  75. Dickcissel Spiza americana
  76. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  77. Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
  78. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  79. Great-tailed Grackle Quiscalus mexicanus
  80. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  81. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  82. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  83. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  84. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  85. American Avocet Recurvirostra americana
  86. Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus

Team Notes

Participants: Greg Cook, Blaine Carnes, John Allendorf, Jim Jones, Charley Amos, Ted Drozdowski, Mike Wease, Bret Newton, Colby Ayers, Maria Panagopoulis

Weather: Sunny, 84 degrees, light N winds switching to SE

Location: Village Creek Drying Beds

Time At Location: 0430 to 1930

Light north winds brought in several migrants throughout the day. Clear skies did not allow for much raptor migration viewing.

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