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: PVCAsitters

Captain: Jim Flanagan
Location: Spring Mills, Pennsylvania (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  2. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  3. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  4. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  5. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  6. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  7. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  8. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  9. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  10. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  11. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  12. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  13. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  14. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  15. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  16. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  17. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  18. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  19. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  20. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  21. Common Raven Corvus corax
  22. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  23. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  24. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  25. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  26. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  27. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  28. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  29. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  30. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  31. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  32. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  33. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  34. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  35. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  36. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  37. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  38. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  39. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  40. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys

Team Notes

Participants: Joe Gyekis, Deb Rittleman, Loanne Snavely, Gary Gyekis, Torri Withrow, Tommy Frank, Jim Flanagan

Weather: Beautiful sunny day with some clouds, crisp air

Location: Muddy Paws Marsh, Spring Mills, Pennsylvania

Time At Location: 11 hours

Great morning bird turnout on species. Evening was many of the same species.

Massive flock of wood ducks landed on the pond at dusk -- quite a sight to see. Interesting new birds to the list include: Yellow Rumped Warbler, Yellow Bellied Sapsucker, American Kestrel, Eastern Meadowlark and Mockingbird.

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