The Big Sit! 2016 Statistics

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Team Information: HackmatackNWR4Birds

Captain: Cindy Skrukrud
Location: Ringwood, Illinois (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  3. Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii
  4. American Coot Fulica americana
  5. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  6. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  7. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  8. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  9. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  10. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  11. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  12. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  13. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  14. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  15. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  16. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  17. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  18. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  19. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  20. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  21. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  22. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  23. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  24. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  25. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  26. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  27. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  28. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  29. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  30. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  31. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  32. Great Egret Ardea alba
  33. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  34. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  35. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  36. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  37. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  38. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  39. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  40. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  41. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  42. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  43. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  44. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  45. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  46. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  47. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  48. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  49. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  50. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  51. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  52. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  53. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  54. Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
  55. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  56. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  57. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  58. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  59. Northern Pintail Anas acuta

Team Notes

Weather: Sunny

Location: Lost Valley Marsh @ Glacial Park, Ringwood IL

Time At Location: 7:15 am - 6:45 pm

Anecdotes:
Participants on this lovely day included McHenry County Audubon & Friends of Hackmatack NWR members, USFWS & IDNR staff, and members of the public totally 50 attendees.


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