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 (Maine, United States)

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  3. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  4. Common Eider Somateria mollissima
  5. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  6. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  7. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  8. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  9. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  10. Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla
  11. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  12. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  13. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  14. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  15. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  16. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  17. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  18. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  19. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  20. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  21. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  22. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  23. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  24. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  25. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  26. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  27. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  28. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  29. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  30. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  31. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  32. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  33. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  34. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  35. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  36. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  37. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  38. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  39. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  40. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  41. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  42. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  43. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  44. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  45. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  46. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  47. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  48. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  49. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  50. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  51. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  52. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  53. Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
  54. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  55. Snow Goose Chen caerulescens
  56. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  57. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  58. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  59. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  60. Merlin Falco columbarius
  61. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  62. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  63. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  64. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  65. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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