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 (Maryland, United States)

  1. Common Loon Gavia imme
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  4. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  5. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  6. Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii
  7. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  8. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  9. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  10. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  11. American Wigeon Anas americana
  12. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  13. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  14. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  15. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  16. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  17. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  18. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  19. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  20. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  21. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  22. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  23. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  24. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  25. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  26. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  27. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  28. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  29. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  30. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  31. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  32. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  33. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  34. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  35. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  36. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  37. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  38. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  39. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  40. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  41. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  42. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  43. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  44. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  45. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  46. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  47. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  48. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  49. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  50. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  51. Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
  52. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  53. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  54. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  55. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  56. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  57. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  58. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  59. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  60. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  61. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  62. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  63. Acadian Flycatcher Empidonax virescens
  64. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  65. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  66. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  67. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  68. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  69. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  70. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  71. Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
  72. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  73. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  74. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  75. Common Raven Corvus corax
  76. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  77. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  78. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  79. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  80. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  81. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  82. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  83. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  84. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  85. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  86. Common Tern Sterna hirundo
  87. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  88. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  89. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  90. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  91. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  92. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  93. Barred Owl Strix varia
  94. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  95. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  96. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  97. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  98. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
  99. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  100. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
  101. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  102. House Sparrow Passer domesticus

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