The Big Sit! 2019 Statistics

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Team Information: Richmond Audubon Society

Captain: Ellison Orcutt
Location: Richmond, Virginia (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  3. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  4. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  5. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  6. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  7. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  8. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  9. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  10. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  11. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  12. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  13. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  14. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  15. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  16. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  17. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  18. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  19. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  20. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  21. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  22. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  23. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  24. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  25. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  26. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  27. Crow sp. Corvis sp.
  28. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  29. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  30. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  31. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  32. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  33. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  34. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  35. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  36. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  37. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  38. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  39. Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina
  40. Northern Parula Setophaga americana
  41. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  42. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  43. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  44. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  45. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  46. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  47. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  48. Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula
  49. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  50. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  51. Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus

Team Notes

Participants: 13 participants and many visitors

Weather: Cool morning, hot and sunny mid day, followed by overcast afternoon and sunset.

Location: Chimborazo Park

Time At Location: 0640-1850

First couple hours very productive followed by a very very slow middle of the day and then a few late additions. Gulf Fritillary photo'ed and also many monarchs soaring around.

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