The Big Sit! 2017 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 (Colorado, United States)

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  3. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  4. Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus
  5. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  6. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  7. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  8. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  9. Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
  10. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  11. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  12. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  13. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  14. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  15. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  16. Prairie Falcon Falco mexicanus
  17. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  18. Woodhouse's Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma woodhouseii
  19. Black-billed Magpie Pica hudsonia
  20. Common Raven Corvus corax
  21. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  22. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  23. Mountain Chickadee Poecile gambeli
  24. Bushtit Psaltriparus minimus
  25. Pygmy Nuthatch Sitta pygmaea
  26. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  27. Canyon Wren Catherpes mexicanus
  28. Western Bluebird Sialia mexicana
  29. Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides
  30. Townsend's Solitaire Myadestes townsendi
  31. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  32. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  33. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  34. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  35. Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus
  36. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  37. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  38. Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
  39. Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri
  40. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  41. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  42. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  43. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  44. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  45. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  46. American Wigeon Anas americana
  47. Gadwall Anas strepera
  48. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  49. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  50. Redhead Aythya americana
  51. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  52. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  53. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  54. Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
  55. Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
  56. Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
  57. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  58. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  59. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  60. American Coot Fulica americana
  61. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  62. Sabine's Gull Xema sabini
  63. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  64. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  65. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  66. Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
  67. California Gull Larus californicus
  68. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  69. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  70. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  71. Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
  72. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  73. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  74. Violet-green Swallow Tachycineta thalassina
  75. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  76. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  77. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  78. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  79. Lesser Goldfinch Spinus psaltria
  80. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  81. Wilson's Warbler Cardellina pusilla
  82. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  83. Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus
  84. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  85. Osprey Pandion haliaetus

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