The Big Sit! 2019 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: East Lake Loonies

Captain: Carolyn Schwab
Location: Newton, Kansas (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  4. American Wigeon Anas americana
  5. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  6. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  7. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  8. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  9. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  10. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  11. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  12. American Coot Fulica americana
  13. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  14. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  15. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  16. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  17. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  18. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  19. Great Egret Ardea alba
  20. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  21. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  22. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  23. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  24. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  25. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  26. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  27. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  28. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  29. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  30. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  31. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  32. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  33. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  34. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  35. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  36. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  37. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  38. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  39. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna

Team Notes

Participants: Carolyn Schwab, Tom Ewert, Jeremy Coleman, Greg Friesen, Vanessa Bergman

Weather: Cool to warm temps, virtually no wind, and clear skies.

Location: Harvey County East Lake Newton, KS

Time At Location: 7:00 AM - Noon

Notes:
The wind direction shifted after about an hour and distracting highway noise disappeared. There was very little wind and the lake was like glass.

Anecdotes:
Great fun to be joined by other birders for this Big Sit.


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