The Big Sit! 2019 Statistics

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Team Information: Tawny Oaks

Captain: Mike Miller
Location: Edelstein , Illinois (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
  2. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  3. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  4. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  5. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  6. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  7. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  8. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  9. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  10. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  11. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  12. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  13. Barred Owl Strix varia
  14. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  15. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
  16. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  17. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  18. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  19. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  20. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  21. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  22. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  23. Philadelphia Vireo Vireo philadelphicus
  24. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  25. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  26. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  27. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  28. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  29. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  30. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  31. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  32. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  33. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  34. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  35. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  36. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  37. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  38. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  39. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  40. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  41. Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
  42. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  43. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  44. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  45. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  46. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  47. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  48. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  49. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  50. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  51. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  52. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus

Team Notes

Weather: Clear and windy

Location: Observation platform along the west side of the Prairie Path

Time At Location: 18 hours

Windy day, after an overnight freeze. Birds have been scarce this fall, but early hours were productive. Still very few sparrows for this time of year.

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