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.

State Species Sightings (Maryland, United States)

  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
  44. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  45. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  46. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  47. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  48. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  49. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  50. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  51. Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia
  52. Bay-breasted Warbler Setophaga castanea
  53. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  54. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  55. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  56. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  57. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  58. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  59. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  60. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  61. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  62. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  63. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  64. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  65. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  66. American Wigeon Anas americana
  67. Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  68. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  69. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  70. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  71. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  72. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  73. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  74. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  75. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  76. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  77. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  78. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  79. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  80. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  81. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  82. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  83. Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina
  84. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  85. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana

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