The Big Sit! 2018 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.

Team Information: Takoma Parked

Captain: Tim Guida
Location: Takoma Park, Maryland (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  3. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  4. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  5. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  6. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  7. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  8. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  9. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  10. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  11. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  12. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  13. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  14. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  15. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  16. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  17. Merlin Falco columbarius
  18. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  19. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  20. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  21. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  22. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  23. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  24. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  25. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  26. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  27. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  28. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  29. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  30. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  31. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  32. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  33. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  34. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  35. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  36. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  37. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  38. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  39. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  40. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  41. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  42. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  43. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula

Team Notes

Participants: Tim Guida, Danielle Aube, Beth Baker, Ross Wells, Brian Evans

Weather: Rain in the early AM, becoming cool partly cloudy and windy. Winds WNW.

Location: Takoma Park, MD

Time At Location: 505 to 1230, 1410 to 1730.

Good migration activity after the early morning rains. Several Purple Finches calling overhead, one stopped to eat Ash seeds. Movement of Flickers and Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers. A trickle of raptors throughout, mostly ones or twos. Good number of species for the yard.

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