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 (Texas, United States)

  1. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  2. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  3. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  4. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  5. White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica
  6. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  7. Inca Dove Columbina inca
  8. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  9. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  10. American Coot Fulica americana
  11. American Avocet Recurvirostra americana
  12. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  13. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  14. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  15. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  16. Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus
  17. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  18. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  19. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  20. Great Egret Ardea alba
  21. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  22. Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
  23. White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi
  24. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  25. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  26. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  27. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  28. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  29. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  30. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  31. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  32. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  33. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  34. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  35. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  36. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  37. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  38. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  39. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  40. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  41. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  42. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  43. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  44. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  45. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  46. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  47. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  48. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  49. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  50. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  51. Great-tailed Grackle Quiscalus mexicanus
  52. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  53. Mottled Duck Anas fulvigula
  54. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  55. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  56. Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa
  57. Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
  58. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  59. Willet Tringa semipalmata
  60. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  61. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  62. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  63. Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens
  64. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  65. Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
  66. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  67. Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens
  68. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  69. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea
  70. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  71. Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja
  72. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  73. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  74. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  75. Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus forficatus
  76. Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus
  77. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  78. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  79. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  80. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  81. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  82. Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway
  83. Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
  84. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  85. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  86. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  87. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  88. Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis
  89. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  90. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  91. Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni
  92. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  93. Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons
  94. Red-naped Sapsucker Sphyrapicus nuchalis
  95. Ladder-backed Woodpecker Picoides scalaris
  96. Merlin Falco columbarius
  97. Cave Swallow Petrochelidon fulva
  98. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  99. Bewick's Wren Thryomanes bewickii
  100. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  101. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  102. Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus
  103. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  104. Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus
  105. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  106. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  107. Dickcissel Spiza americana
  108. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  109. Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis
  110. Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor
  111. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  112. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  113. Cinnamon Teal Anas cyanoptera
  114. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  115. Plain Chachalaca Ortalis vetula
  116. Least Grebe Tachybaptus dominicus
  117. Common Ground-Dove Columbina passerina
  118. White-tipped Dove Leptotila verreauxi
  119. Lesser Nighthawk Chordeiles acutipennis
  120. Common Pauraque Nyctidromus albicollis
  121. Buff-bellied Hummingbird Amazilia yucatanensis
  122. Sora Porzana carolina
  123. Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata
  124. Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus
  125. Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus
  126. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  127. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  128. Wood Stork Mycteria americana
  129. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  130. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  131. White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus
  132. Harris's Hawk Parabuteo unicinctus
  133. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  134. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  135. Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata
  136. Green Kingfisher Chloroceryle americana
  137. Great Kiskadee Pitangus sulphuratus
  138. Tropical Kingbird Tyrannus melancholicus
  139. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  140. Green Jay Cyanocorax yncas
  141. Purple Martin Progne subis
  142. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  143. Curve-billed Thrasher Toxostoma curvirostre
  144. Long-billed Thrasher Toxostoma longirostre
  145. Olive Sparrow Arremonops rufivirgatus
  146. Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea
  147. Painted Bunting Passerina ciris
  148. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  149. Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus
  150. Bronzed Cowbird Molothrus aeneus
  151. Altamira Oriole Icterus gularis

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