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 (Iowa, United States)

  1. duck sp.
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  4. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  5. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  6. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  7. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  8. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  9. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  10. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  11. Barred Owl Strix varia
  12. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  13. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  14. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  15. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  16. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  17. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  18. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  19. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  20. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  21. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  22. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  23. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  24. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  25. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  26. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  27. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  28. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  29. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  30. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  31. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  32. Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus
  33. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  34. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  35. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  36. Yellow-eyed Junco Junco phaeonotus
  37. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  38. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  39. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  40. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  41. Redhead Aythya americana
  42. Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
  43. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  44. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  45. American Coot Fulica americana
  46. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  47. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  48. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  49. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  50. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  51. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  52. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  53. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  54. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  55. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  56. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  57. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  58. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  59. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  60. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  61. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  62. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  63. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors

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