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 (Michigan, United States)

  1. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  2. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  3. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  4. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  5. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  6. Greater Scaup Aythya marila
  7. Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
  8. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  9. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  10. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  11. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  12. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  13. American Coot Fulica americana
  14. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  15. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  16. American Woodcock Scolopax minor
  17. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  18. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  19. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  20. Great Egret Ardea alba
  21. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  22. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  23. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  24. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  25. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  26. Barred Owl Strix varia
  27. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  28. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  29. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  30. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  31. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  32. Merlin Falco columbarius
  33. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  34. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  35. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  36. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  37. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  38. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  39. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  40. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  41. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  42. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  43. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  44. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  45. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  46. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  47. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  48. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  49. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  50. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  51. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  52. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  53. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  54. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  55. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  56. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  57. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  58. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  59. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  60. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  61. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  62. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  63. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  64. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  65. Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
  66. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  67. Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata
  68. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  69. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  70. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  71. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  72. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  73. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  74. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  75. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  76. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  77. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  78. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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