The Big Sit! 2019 Statistics

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Team Information: Utah Lakers

Captain: Keeli Marvel
Location: Provo, Utah (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  3. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  4. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  5. American Wigeon Anas americana
  6. Gadwall Anas strepera
  7. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  8. Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
  9. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  10. Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  11. California Quail Callipepla californica
  12. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  13. Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
  14. Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
  15. Clark's Grebe Aechmophorus clarkii
  16. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  17. American Coot Fulica americana
  18. Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
  19. American Avocet Recurvirostra americana
  20. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  21. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  22. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  23. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  24. California Gull Larus californicus
  25. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  26. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  27. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  28. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  29. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  30. White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi
  31. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  32. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  33. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  34. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  35. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  36. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  37. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  38. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  39. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  40. Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus
  41. Black-billed Magpie Pica hudsonia
  42. Common Raven Corvus corax
  43. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  44. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  45. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  46. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  47. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  48. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  49. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
  50. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  51. Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides
  52. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  53. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  54. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  55. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  56. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  57. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  58. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  59. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  60. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  61. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  62. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  63. Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
  64. Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus

Team Notes

Participants: Suzi Holt, Jeremy Telford, Hanale, Sue Ellen, Cliff Miles, Keeli Marvel, Kaylene Hamilton, Alona Huffaker, Kathleen Blanchard, Amanda Tinoco, Steve Van Winkle, Stephanie and Dave, Paul Cooper, Jeff Cooper, Deloy Pack, Kayla Echols, Corey Jean, Sam

Weather: 21 F at start, warming to 60s

Location: Provo Airport Dike, SW Corner, Provo, UT

Time At Location: 6:05am - 7:28pm continuously

We had 19 people across the day, and the count had someone continuously sitting all day. Jeremy Telford ran the count all day. This was our 17th year doing a sit, and we hit an all time record number of species with 64 species as our final count.

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