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 (Wisconsin, United States)

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  3. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  4. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  5. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  6. Snow Goose Chen caerulescens
  7. Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii
  8. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  9. American Wigeon Anas americana
  10. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  11. Gadwall Anas strepera
  12. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  13. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  14. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  15. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  16. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  17. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  18. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  19. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  20. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  21. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  22. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  23. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  24. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  25. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  26. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  27. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  28. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  29. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  30. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  31. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  32. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  33. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  34. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  35. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  36. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  37. American Coot Fulica americana
  38. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  39. Great Egret Ardea alba
  40. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  41. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  42. Canvasback Aythya valisineria
  43. Redhead Aythya americana
  44. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  45. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  46. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  47. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  48. Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata
  49. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  50. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  51. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  52. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  53. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  54. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  55. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  56. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  57. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  58. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  59. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  60. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  61. Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena
  62. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  63. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  64. Merlin Falco columbarius
  65. Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
  66. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  67. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  68. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  69. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  70. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  71. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  72. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  73. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  74. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  75. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  76. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  77. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  78. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  79. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  80. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  81. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  82. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  83. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  84. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  85. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana

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