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.

State Species Sightings (Florida, United States)

  1. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  2. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  3. Great Egret Ardea alba
  4. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  5. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  6. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  7. Barred Owl Strix varia
  8. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  9. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  10. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  11. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  12. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  13. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  14. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  15. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  16. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  17. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  18. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  19. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  20. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  21. Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia
  22. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  23. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  24. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  25. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  26. Yellow-throated Warbler Setophaga dominica
  27. Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis
  28. Mottled Duck Anas fulvigula
  29. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  30. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  31. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  32. White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica
  33. Sora Porzana carolina
  34. Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio
  35. Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus
  36. Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata
  37. American Coot Fulica americana
  38. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  39. Wood Stork Mycteria americana
  40. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  41. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  42. American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus
  43. Least Bittern Ixobrychus exilis
  44. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  45. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  46. Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
  47. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  48. Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
  49. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  50. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  51. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea
  52. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  53. Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
  54. Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja
  55. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  56. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  57. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  58. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  59. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  60. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  61. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  62. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
  63. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  64. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  65. Painted Bunting Passerina ciris
  66. Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
  67. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  68. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  69. Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major
  70. Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula
  71. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  72. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  73. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  74. Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
  75. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  76. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  77. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  78. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  79. Common Ground-Dove Columbina passerina
  80. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  81. Limpkin Aramus guarauna
  82. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  83. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  84. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  85. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  86. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  87. Nanday Parakeet Aratinga nenday
  88. Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus
  89. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  90. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  91. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  92. Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus
  93. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  94. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  95. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  96. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  97. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  98. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
  99. Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
  100. Summer Tanager Piranga rubra
  101. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  102. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  103. Clapper Rail Rallus crepitans
  104. American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus
  105. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  106. Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
  107. Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus
  108. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  109. Willet Tringa semipalmata
  110. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  111. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  112. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  113. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  114. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  115. Black Skimmer Rynchops niger
  116. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  117. Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens
  118. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  119. Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia
  120. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  121. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  122. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater

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