The Big Sit! 2016 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.

Team Information: Birds-I-View Birders

Captain: Steve Garr
Location: Jefferson City, Missouri (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  3. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  4. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  5. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  6. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  7. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  8. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  9. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  10. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  11. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  12. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  13. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  14. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  15. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  16. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  17. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  18. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  19. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  20. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  21. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  22. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  23. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  24. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  25. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  26. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  27. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  28. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  29. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  30. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  31. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  32. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  33. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  34. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  35. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  36. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  37. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  38. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula

Team Notes

Participants: Steve Garr, Regina Garr, Betty Richey, Renita Doyle, Norm Stucky, Beth Stucky,Christie Lundy, jane Frazier, Theresa Caples, John Bailie, Barbara Bailie, Elizabeth Questar, Vicki Questar, Ernie Raub, Kathleen Raub, Victoria Warren, Richard Carlson, Gail Carlson, Martha Price

Weather: Sunny with temps ranging between 45 and 65 degrees

Location: 512 Ellis Blvd, Jefferson City, MO ( business shopping center)

Time At Location: 6:45 am - 6:30 pm .( 11 hours and 45 mins)

Highlights of the day: Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers, Eastern Wood Pewee, and six of the seven of Missouri's Woodpecker species. Again this year we are VERY appreciative of our local River Bluffs Audubon Society members who came out to share their expertise and knowledge at the Big Sit. We particularly want to thank Betty Richey, Jane Frazier, Christie Lundy and Theresa Caples. In all, nineteen folks stopped by to enjoy the day of fun bird watching, friends and food!

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