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 (North Dakota, United States)

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus
  3. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  4. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  5. American Wigeon Anas americana
  6. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  7. Gadwall Anas strepera
  8. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  9. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  10. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  11. Canvasback Aythya valisineria
  12. Redhead Aythya americana
  13. Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
  14. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  15. Sharp-tailed Grouse Tympanuchus phasianellus
  16. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  17. Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
  18. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  19. American Coot Fulica americana
  20. American Avocet Recurvirostra americana
  21. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  22. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  23. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  24. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  25. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  26. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  27. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  28. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  29. White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi
  30. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  31. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  32. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  33. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  34. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  35. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  36. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  37. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  38. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  39. Black-billed Magpie Pica hudsonia
  40. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  41. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  42. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  43. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  44. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  45. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  46. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  47. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  48. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  49. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  50. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  51. Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus
  52. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  53. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  54. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  55. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  56. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  57. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  58. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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