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 (Maine, United States)

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  3. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  4. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  5. Common Eider Somateria mollissima
  6. Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
  7. White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
  8. Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
  9. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  10. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  11. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  12. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  13. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  14. Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
  15. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  16. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  17. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  18. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  19. Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
  20. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  21. American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus
  22. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  23. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  24. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  25. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  26. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  27. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  28. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  29. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  30. Barred Owl Strix varia
  31. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  32. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  33. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  34. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  35. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  36. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  37. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  38. Common Raven Corvus corax
  39. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  40. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  41. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  42. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  43. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  44. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  45. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  46. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  47. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  48. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  49. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  50. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  51. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  52. Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina
  53. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  54. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  55. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  56. Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida
  57. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  58. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  59. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  60. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  61. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  62. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  63. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  64. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  65. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  66. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  67. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  68. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  69. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  70. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  71. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  72. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  73. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  74. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  75. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  76. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  77. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  78. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  79. Nelson's Sparrow (formerly Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow) Ammodramus nelsoni
  80. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina

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