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: Pondicherry NWR Marsh Hawks

Captain: David Govatski
Location: Pondicherry NWR, New Hampshire (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  3. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  4. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  5. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  6. Gadwall Anas strepera
  7. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  8. Black Scoter Melanitta americana
  9. Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
  10. Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
  11. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  12. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  13. Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus
  14. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  15. Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena
  16. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  17. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  18. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  19. Common Loon Gavia imme
  20. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  21. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  22. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  23. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  24. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  25. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  26. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  27. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  28. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  29. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  30. Common Raven Corvus corax
  31. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  32. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  33. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  34. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  35. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  36. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  37. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  38. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  39. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  40. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  41. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  42. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  43. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  44. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  45. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

Team Notes

Participants: David Govatski, Naomi Levesque, lloyd Alexander, Carl bretton, Sam Stoddard, Mary Boulanger, Ann and David Forsyth, Bob Quinn, Kevin ? and Ann Griffin.

Weather: 47-52, Cloudy, winds 0-5 mph, low ceiling and light showers in the morning.

Location: Tudor Richards Platform at the Pondicherry NWR in Jefferson, NH.

Time At Location: 0600-1800

Three new species on the 10th anniversary Big Sit including Kestrel, Cooper's Hawk and Gadwall.

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