The Big Sit! 2016 Statistics

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Team Information: South Meadowlarks

Captain: Kathy Slettebak
Location: Seattle, Washington (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. duck sp.
  2. Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus
  3. Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
  4. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  5. Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
  6. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  7. Band-tailed Pigeon Patagioenas fasciata
  8. Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna
  9. Glaucous-winged Gull Larus glaucescens
  10. Mew Gull Larus canus
  11. Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni
  12. Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
  13. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  14. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  15. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  16. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  17. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  18. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  19. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  20. Merlin Falco columbarius
  21. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  22. Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri
  23. Common Raven Corvus corax
  24. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  25. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  26. Pacific Wren Troglodytes pacificus
  27. Bewick's Wren Thryomanes bewickii
  28. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  29. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  30. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  31. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  32. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  33. Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus
  34. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  35. Golden-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia atricapilla

Team Notes

Participants: Helen Gilbert, Henry Noble, Arn and Kathy Slettebak

Weather: Foggy, rainy start then blustery with rain on and off and temp low 60s

Location: Discovery Park, Seattle, Washington

Time At Location: 6 a.m to noon

Good day for raptors. Enjoyed close up views of Common Ravens. First bird of the day was the Song Sparrow and last was the Steller's Jay. Most common bird was the Cedar Waxwing.

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