The Big Sit! 2019 Statistics

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Team Information: Northrock Bluebirds

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

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  3. American Wigeon Anas americana
  4. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  5. Gadwall Anas strepera
  6. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  7. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  8. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  9. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  10. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  11. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  12. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  13. Great Egret Ardea alba
  14. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  15. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  16. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  17. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  18. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  19. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  20. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  21. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  22. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  23. Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
  24. Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
  25. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  26. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  27. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  28. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  29. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  30. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  31. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  32. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  33. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  34. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  35. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  36. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  37. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  38. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  39. Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida
  40. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  41. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  42. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  43. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  44. Dickcissel Spiza americana
  45. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  46. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  47. Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
  48. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater

Team Notes

Participants: Carolyn Schwab, Lisa Hoffman

Weather: Temp 31-64 F, SW winds 3-35 mph, clear skies

Location: Newton, KS

Time At Location: 0701

Notes:
I counted until 12:15, took an hour break for lunch, and resumed counting at 1:15 PM. Lisa joined me in late afternoon.

Anecdotes:
I was surprised the number of species I could see over the day from my deck. It was a fun project that I intend to repeat in the future.


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