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:

Captain: Beau Schaefer
Location: grayslake, Illinois (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  3. Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator
  4. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  5. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  6. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  7. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  8. American Wigeon Anas americana
  9. Gadwall Anas strepera
  10. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  11. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  12. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  13. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  14. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  15. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  16. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  17. Sora Porzana carolina
  18. American Coot Fulica americana
  19. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  20. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  21. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  22. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  23. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  24. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  25. Great Egret Ardea alba
  26. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  27. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  28. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  29. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  30. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  31. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  32. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  33. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  34. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  35. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  36. Merlin Falco columbarius
  37. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  38. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  39. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  40. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  41. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  42. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  43. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  44. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  45. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  46. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  47. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  48. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  49. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  50. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  51. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  52. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  53. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  54. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  55. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  56. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  57. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  58. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  59. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  60. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  61. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  62. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  63. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  64. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  65. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  66. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  67. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  68. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia

Team Notes

Weather: sunny breezy 65

Location: Rollins Savanna observation deck

Time At Location: 6am-6pm

Notes:
8 raptor sp., 13 waterfowl sp.


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