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 (Minnesota, United States)

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  3. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  4. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  5. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  6. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  7. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  8. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  9. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  10. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  11. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  12. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  13. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  14. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  15. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  16. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  17. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  18. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  19. Barred Owl Strix varia
  20. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  21. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  22. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  23. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  24. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  25. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  26. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  27. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  28. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  29. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  30. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  31. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  32. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  33. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  34. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  35. Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus
  36. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  37. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  38. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  39. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  40. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  41. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  42. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  43. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  44. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  45. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  46. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  47. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula

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