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 (New Jersey, United States)

  1. Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii
  2. Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata
  3. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  4. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  5. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  6. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  7. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  8. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  9. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  10. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  11. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  12. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  13. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  14. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  15. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  16. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  17. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  18. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  19. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  20. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  21. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  22. Common Raven Corvus corax
  23. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  24. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  25. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  26. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  27. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  28. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  29. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  30. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  31. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  32. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  33. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  34. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  35. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  36. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  37. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  38. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  39. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  40. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  41. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  42. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  43. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  44. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  45. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  46. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  47. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  48. Black Scoter Melanitta americana
  49. Sanderling Calidris alba
  50. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  51. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  52. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  53. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  54. Common Tern Sterna hirundo
  55. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  56. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  57. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  58. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  59. Merlin Falco columbarius
  60. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  61. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  62. Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
  63. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  64. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  65. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  66. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  67. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  68. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  69. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  70. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  71. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  72. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  73. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  74. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  75. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  76. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  77. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  78. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  79. Rail sp.

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