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 (Pennsylvania, United States)

  1. Snow Goose Chen caerulescens
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  4. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  5. Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
  6. Common Merganser Mergus merganser
  7. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  8. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  9. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  10. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  11. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  12. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  13. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  14. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  15. Merlin Falco columbarius
  16. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  17. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  18. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  19. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  20. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  21. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  22. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  23. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  24. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  25. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  26. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  27. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  28. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  29. Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus
  30. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  31. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  32. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  33. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  34. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  35. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  36. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  37. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  38. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  39. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  40. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  41. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  42. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  43. Common Tern Sterna hirundo
  44. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  45. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  46. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  47. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  48. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  49. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  50. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  51. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  52. Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
  53. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  54. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  55. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  56. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  57. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  58. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  59. Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina
  60. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  61. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  62. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  63. Gadwall Anas strepera
  64. American Wigeon Anas americana
  65. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  66. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  67. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  68. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  69. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  70. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  71. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  72. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  73. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  74. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  75. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  76. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  77. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  78. Pine Siskin Spinus pinus
  79. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  80. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  81. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  82. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  83. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  84. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  85. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  86. Barred Owl Strix varia
  87. Bay-breasted Warbler Setophaga castanea
  88. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  89. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  90. White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
  91. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  92. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  93. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  94. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  95. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  96. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  97. Common Raven Corvus corax
  98. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  99. warbler sp.
  100. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  101. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  102. Great Egret Ardea alba
  103. Common Loon Gavia imme
  104. Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
  105. Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
  106. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  107. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  108. Least Flycatcher Empidonax minimus
  109. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  110. Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
  111. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
  112. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  113. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  114. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  115. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  116. Mute Swan Cygnus olor
  117. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  118. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  119. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  120. Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
  121. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  122. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  123. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  124. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  125. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  126. Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
  127. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  128. Long-eared Owl Asio otus
  129. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  130. Ross's Goose Chen rossii
  131. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  132. swallow sp.
  133. Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus

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