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.

State Species Sightings (Florida, United States)

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Great Egret Ardea alba
  3. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  6. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  7. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  8. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  9. Barred Owl Strix varia
  10. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  11. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  12. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  13. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  14. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  15. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  16. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  17. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  18. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  19. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  20. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  21. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
  22. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  23. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  24. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  25. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  26. Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia
  27. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  28. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  29. American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus
  30. Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
  31. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  32. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  33. Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
  34. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  35. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  36. Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
  37. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  38. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  39. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  40. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  41. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  42. Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus
  43. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  44. King Rail Rallus elegans
  45. Sora Porzana carolina
  46. Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus
  47. Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
  48. Limpkin Aramus guarauna
  49. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  50. Common Ground-Dove Columbina passerina
  51. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  52. Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus
  53. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  54. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  55. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  56. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  57. Prairie Warbler Setophaga discolor
  58. Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla
  59. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  60. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  61. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  62. Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major
  63. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  64. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  65. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  66. Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea
  67. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  68. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  69. Wood Stork Mycteria americana
  70. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  71. Merlin Falco columbarius
  72. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  73. American Coot Fulica americana
  74. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  75. American Avocet Recurvirostra americana
  76. Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
  77. Sanderling Calidris alba
  78. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  79. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  80. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  81. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  82. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  83. hummingbird sp.
  84. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  85. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  86. Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens
  87. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  88. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  89. Clapper Rail Rallus crepitans
  90. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  91. Wilson's Plover Charadrius wilsonia
  92. American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus
  93. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  94. Willet Tringa semipalmata
  95. Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri
  96. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  97. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  98. Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus
  99. Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
  100. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  101. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  102. Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia
  103. Seaside Sparrow Ammodramus maritimus
  104. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  105. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  106. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  107. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  108. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  109. Yellow-throated Vireo Vireo flavifrons
  110. Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
  111. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  112. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  113. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  114. Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
  115. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  116. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  117. Yellow-throated Warbler Setophaga dominica
  118. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  119. Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
  120. Summer Tanager Piranga rubra
  121. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  122. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  123. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  124. Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla
  125. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  126. Least Bittern Ixobrychus exilis
  127. Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja
  128. Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis
  129. Mottled Duck Anas fulvigula
  130. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  131. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  132. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  133. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  134. White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica
  135. Black-hooded Parakeet Nandayus nenday
  136. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  137. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  138. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  139. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  140. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  141. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  142. Muscovy Duck Cairina moschata
  143. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  144. Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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