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 Aurora Bird Club

Captain: Mary Steuer
Location: Grand Island, New York (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  4. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  5. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  6. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  7. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  8. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  9. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  10. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  11. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  12. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  13. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  14. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  15. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  16. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  17. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia

Team Notes

Participants: Nine members of the East Aurora Bird Club (New York, USA)

Weather: Sunny, 40's - 50's, chilly 15mph breeze off the river

Location: Beaver Island State Park, located on the mighty Niagara River in western New York state

Time At Location: 7:30 a.m - 11:30 a.m.

Our club has seen at least one bald eagle each year during the Big Sit since we have been at this site (2013). This year we saw both adult and juvenile bald eagles.

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