Birding Howard County, Maryland

Species Lists for Warfields Pond Park

Birds Butterflies Dragonflies Amphibians Reptiles Lichens

BIRDS (AOU57)

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Seasonal List

Seasons: Sp (Spring): March–May; Su (Summer): June–July; F (Fall): August–November; W (Winter): December–February.

NameSpSuFW
Cackling Goosex
Canada Goose*xxxx
Wood Duckxx
Gadwallxx
American Wigeonxx
American Black Duckx
Mallard*xxxx
Blue-winged Tealx
Northern Pintailx
Green-winged Tealx
Canvasbackxx
Redheadx
Ring-necked Duckxxx
Greater Scaupx
Lesser Scaupxxx
Long-tailed Duckx
Buffleheadxxx
Common Goldeneyex
Hooded Merganserxxx
Ruddy Duckx
Ring-necked Pheasantx
Pied-billed Grebexxx
Horned Grebex
Rock Pigeonxxx
Mourning Dove*xxxx
Yellow-billed Cuckoox
Common Nighthawkxx
Chimney Swiftxxx
Ruby-throated Hummingbirdx
American Cootxx
Common Gallinulex
Killdeerxxxx
Wilson's Snipexx
American Woodcockx
Ring-billed Gullxxx
Caspian Ternx
Common Loonx
American Bitternx
Great Blue Heronxxxx
Great Egretx
Little Blue Heronx
Green Heron *xxx
Black-crowned Night-Heronxx
Black Vulturexxxx
Turkey Vulturexxxx
Ospreyx
Bald Eaglexx
Northern Harrierx
Sharp-shinned Hawkxxx
Cooper's Hawkxxx
Red-shouldered Hawkxxxx
Broad-winged Hawkx
Red-tailed Hawkxx
Barred Owlx
Northern Saw-whet Owlx
Belted Kingfisherxxxx
Red-headed Woodpeckerx
Red-bellied Woodpecker *xxx
Yellow-bellied Sapsuckerx
Downy Woodpeckerxxxx
Hairy Woodpeckerx
Northern Flickerxxxx
Pileated Woodpeckerx
Merlinx
Eastern Wood-Peweexx
Yellow-bellied Sapsuckerx
Acadian Flycatcherx
Willow Flycatcher *xx
Eastern Phoebexxx
NameSpSuFW
Great Crested Flycatcherx
Eastern Kingbirdxxx
White-eyed Vireoxxx
Blue-headed Vireox
Warbling Vireox
Blue Jayxxx
American Crowxxxx
Fish Crowxxx
Purple Martinx
Tree Swallow *xx
Barn Swallow *xxx
Carolina Chickadee *xxxx
Tufted Titmousexxxx
Red-breasted Nuthatchx
White-breasted Nuthatchxx
Brown Creeperx
House Wrenxxx
Winter Wrenx
Marsh Wrenx
Carolina Wrenxxxx
Golden-crowned Kingletxx
Ruby-crowned Kingletxxx
Eastern Bluebird *xxxx
Hermit Thrushx
Wood Thrushx
American Robinxxxx
Gray Catbirdxxxx
Brown Thrasherxxx
Northern Mockingbirdxxxx
European Starlingxxxx
Cedar Waxwing*xxxx
House Sparrow*xxxx
American Pipitx
House Finchxxxx
Purple Finchx
Common Redpollx
Pine Siskinx
American Goldfinchxxxx
Ovenbirdx
Northern Waterthrushx
Blue-winged Warblerx
Common Yellowthroat *xxx
American Redstartx
Yellow Warbler*xx
Palm Warbler*x
Pine Warbler*x
Yellow-rumped Warblerxxx
Prairie Warblerx
Eastern Towheexxx
American Tree Sparrowxx
Chipping Sparrowxxx
Field Sparrowxxx
Savannah Sparrowxx
Fox Sparrowxx
Song Sparrowxxxx
Swamp Sparrowxx
White-throated Sparrowxxx
White-crowned Sparrowxx
Dark-eyed Juncoxxx
Northern Cardinalxxxx
Blue Grosbeakx
Bobolinkx
Red-winged Blackbird *xxxx
Eastern Meadowlarkx
Common Gracklexxxx
Brown-headed Cowbirdxx
Orchard Oriolexx
Baltimore Oriole *xx

* breeding records for these species
Contributors: Bill Hill, Bill Blum, Karan Blum, Ed Boyd, Lisa Colangelo, Davud Cummins, Gayle Hill, Emmalyn Holdridge, Marlee Lindon, Grazina McClure, Mike McClure, Nancy Magnusson, Sue Muller, Peter Osenton, Mike Ostrowski, Bonnie Ott, Bob Solem, Jo Solem, Kate Tufts, Ed Boyd, Karan Blum, Bill Blum, Jeff Culler.

BUTTERFLIES

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Contributors: Sue Muller, Joanne Solem, Wesley Earp, Sue Earp, David Smith.

DRAGONFLIES

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Contributors: Joanne Solem, Bob Solem, Wes Earp.

AMPHIBIANS

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Contributors: Howard County Frogwatch, Sue Muller (MARA data), David Smith.

REPTILES

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Contributors: Emmalyn Holdridge, Nancy Magnusson, Jo Solem, David Smith, Sue Muller (MARA data)

LICHENS

CRUSTOSE
  • Powdery goldspeck lichen
  • Fluffy dust lichen
FOLIOSE
  • Common greenshield lichen
  • Southern powdered ruffle lichen
  • Orange-cored shadow lichen
  • Star rosette lichen
  • Rough speckled shield lichen
  • Eastern pox lichen
FRUITICOSE
  • Mealy pixie-cup
  • Common powderhorn
  • Turban lichen
Contributor: Richard Orr.

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