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 (Michigan, United States)

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  3. Great Egret Ardea alba
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  6. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  7. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  8. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  9. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  10. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  11. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  12. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  13. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  14. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  15. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  16. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  17. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  18. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  19. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  20. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  21. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  22. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  23. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  24. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  25. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  26. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  27. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  28. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  29. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  30. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  31. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  32. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  33. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  34. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  35. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  36. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  37. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  38. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  39. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  40. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  41. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  42. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  43. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  44. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  45. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  46. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  47. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  48. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  49. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  50. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  51. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  52. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  53. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  54. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  55. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  56. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  57. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  58. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  59. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  60. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  61. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  62. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  63. Redhead Aythya americana
  64. Greater Scaup Aythya marila
  65. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  66. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  67. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  68. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  69. Merlin Falco columbarius
  70. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  71. Sora Porzana carolina
  72. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  73. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  74. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  75. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  76. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  77. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  78. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  79. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  80. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  81. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  82. Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator
  83. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  84. Gadwall Anas strepera
  85. Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
  86. White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis
  87. American Coot Fulica americana

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