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 (Delaware, United States)

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  3. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  4. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  5. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  6. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  7. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  8. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  9. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  10. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  11. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  12. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  13. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  14. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  15. Barred Owl Strix varia
  16. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  17. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  18. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  19. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  20. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  21. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  22. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  23. Merlin Falco columbarius
  24. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  25. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  26. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  27. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  28. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  29. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  30. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  31. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  32. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  33. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  34. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  35. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  36. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  37. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  38. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  39. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  40. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  41. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  42. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  43. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  44. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  45. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  46. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  47. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  48. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  49. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  50. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  51. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  52. American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
  53. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  54. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  55. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  56. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  57. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  58. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  59. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  60. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  61. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  62. Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
  63. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  64. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  65. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  66. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  67. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  68. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  69. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula

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