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 (Maryland, United States)

  1. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  4. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  5. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  6. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  7. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  8. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  9. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  10. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  11. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  12. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  13. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  14. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  15. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  16. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  17. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  18. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  19. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  20. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  21. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  22. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  23. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  24. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  25. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  26. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  27. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  28. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  29. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  30. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  31. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  32. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  33. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  34. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  35. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  36. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  37. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  38. Common Loon Gavia imme
  39. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  40. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  41. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  42. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  43. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  44. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  45. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  46. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  47. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  48. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  49. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  50. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  51. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  52. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  53. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  54. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  55. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  56. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  57. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  58. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  59. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  60. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  61. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  62. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  63. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  64. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  65. falcon sp.
  66. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  67. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  68. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  69. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus

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