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 (Iowa, United States)

  1. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  4. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  5. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  6. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  7. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  8. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  9. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  10. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  11. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  12. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  13. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  14. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  15. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  16. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  17. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  18. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  19. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  20. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  21. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  22. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  23. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  24. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  25. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  26. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  27. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  28. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  29. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  30. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  31. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  32. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  33. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  34. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  35. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  36. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  37. Common Loon Gavia imme
  38. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  39. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  40. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  41. Merlin Falco columbarius
  42. American Coot Fulica americana
  43. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  44. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  45. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  46. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  47. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  48. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula

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