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 (West Virginia, United States)

  1. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  2. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  3. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  4. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  5. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  6. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  7. Gadwall Anas strepera
  8. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  9. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  10. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  11. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  12. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  13. Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
  14. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  15. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  16. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  17. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  18. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  19. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  20. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  21. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  22. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  23. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  24. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  25. Common Raven Corvus corax
  26. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  27. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  28. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  29. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  30. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  31. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  32. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  33. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  34. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  35. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  36. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  37. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  38. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  39. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  40. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  41. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  42. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  43. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  44. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  45. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  46. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  47. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  48. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  49. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  50. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  51. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  52. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  53. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  54. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  55. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  56. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  57. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  58. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  59. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  60. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  61. Yellow-throated Vireo Vireo flavifrons
  62. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  63. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis

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