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 (Maine, United States)

  1. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  2. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  3. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  4. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  5. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  6. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  7. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  8. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  9. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  10. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  11. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  12. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  13. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  14. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  15. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  16. Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
  17. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  18. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  19. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  20. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  21. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  22. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  23. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  24. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  25. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  26. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  27. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  28. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  29. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  30. Common Eider Somateria mollissima
  31. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  32. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  33. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  34. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  35. Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla
  36. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  37. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  38. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  39. Common Loon Gavia imme
  40. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  41. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  42. Great Egret Ardea alba
  43. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  44. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  45. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  46. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  47. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  48. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  49. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  50. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  51. Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata
  52. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  53. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  54. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  55. Merlin Falco columbarius
  56. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  57. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  58. Common Raven Corvus corax
  59. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  60. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  61. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  62. Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida
  63. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  64. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  65. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  66. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  67. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  68. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  69. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  70. Greater Scaup Aythya marila
  71. Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
  72. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  73. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  74. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon

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