The Big Sit! 2018 Statistics

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Team Information: Table Rock

Captain: Scott Stegenga
Location: Pickens, South Carolina (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  2. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  3. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  4. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  5. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  6. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  7. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  8. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  9. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  10. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  11. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  12. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  13. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  14. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  15. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  16. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  17. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  18. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  19. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  20. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  21. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  22. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  23. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  24. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  25. Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
  26. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  27. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  28. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  29. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  30. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  31. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  32. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  33. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  34. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  35. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  36. Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
  37. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  38. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
  39. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  40. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater

Team Notes

Participants: Scott Stegenga

Weather: Low: 51(11:51pm) 53 early am, High: 71 partly cloudy

Location: Table Rock State Park, Pickens, SC

Time At Location: 4.75 hours between 7:25am - 7:54pm

Notes:
Good bird activity; 34 species by 9:37am. Five species between 1:57pm - 2:17pm. Last species(Mourning Dove) 7:06pm.

Anecdotes:
Saturday count. Highest total ever recorded on the count since beginning in 2003. Surprised that American Goldfinch, any sparrow species, or any owls were not counted. First time Brown-headed cowbirds sighted at this location in the fall.


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