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 (Pennsylvania, United States)

  1. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  2. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  3. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  4. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  5. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  6. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  7. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  8. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  9. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  10. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  11. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  12. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  13. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  14. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  15. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  16. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  17. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  18. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  19. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  20. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  21. warbler sp.
  22. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  23. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  24. sparrow sp.
  25. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  26. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  27. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  28. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  29. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  30. Great Egret Ardea alba
  31. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  32. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  33. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  34. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  35. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  36. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  37. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  38. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  39. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  40. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  41. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  42. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  43. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  44. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  45. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  46. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  47. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  48. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  49. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  50. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  51. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  52. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  53. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  54. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  55. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  56. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  57. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  58. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  59. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  60. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  61. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  62. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  63. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  64. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  65. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  66. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  67. Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
  68. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  69. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  70. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  71. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  72. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  73. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  74. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  75. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  76. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  77. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  78. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  79. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  80. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  81. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  82. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  83. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  84. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  85. Common Raven Corvus corax
  86. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
  87. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  88. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  89. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  90. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  91. Barred Owl Strix varia
  92. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  93. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  94. gull sp.
  95. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  96. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  97. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  98. Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
  99. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  100. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  101. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  102. Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
  103. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  104. Merlin Falco columbarius
  105. Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus
  106. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  107. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  108. falcon sp.
  109. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  110. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  111. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  112. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  113. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  114. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  115. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  116. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  117. Gadwall Anas strepera
  118. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  119. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  120. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  121. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  122. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  123. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  124. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  125. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  126. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  127. American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
  128. Snow Goose Chen caerulescens
  129. Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii
  130. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  131. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  132. Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus
  133. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  134. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  135. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  136. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus

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