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 (South Carolina, United States)

  1. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  2. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  3. Wood Stork Mycteria americana
  4. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  5. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  6. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  7. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  8. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  9. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  10. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  11. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  12. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  13. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  14. Barred Owl Strix varia
  15. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  16. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  17. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  18. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  19. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  20. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  21. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  22. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  23. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  24. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  25. Purple Martin Progne subis
  26. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  27. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  28. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  29. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  30. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  31. Veery Catharus fuscescens
  32. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  33. Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
  34. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  35. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  36. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  37. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  38. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  39. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
  40. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  41. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  42. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  43. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  44. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  45. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  46. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  47. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  48. Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
  49. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  50. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  51. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  52. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  53. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  54. Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
  55. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  56. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  57. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  58. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  59. Great Egret Ardea alba
  60. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  61. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  62. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  63. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  64. American Coot Fulica americana
  65. Clapper Rail Rallus crepitans
  66. Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
  67. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  68. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  69. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  70. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  71. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  72. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  73. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  74. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  75. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  76. Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia
  77. Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major
  78. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  79. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  80. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  81. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus

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