Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Sunday, March 05, 2006
Centennial Park

Trip Leader: Feild , Tom

Date of Trip: Sunday, March 05, 2006

Location: Centennial Park

Details: It was a cold and windy day. Walked from 8-11:30.

Number on trip: 5

Birds:
(Numbers of individuals are shown if they were recorded.)

  • Canada Goose: several hundred across Centennial Lane, plus several dozen in the park
  • Mallard: 6
  • Canvasback: 1
  • Ring-necked Duck:35
  • Lesser Scaup: 1
  • Common Goldeneye: 1 Female
  • Common Merganser:2 Flybys
  • Ruddy Duck: 1
  • Pied-billed Grebe:1
  • Great Blue Heron: 1 seen by Ward and Kurt as they left the park
  • Turkey Vulture:5
  • Killdeer: 1
  • Ring-billed Gull: 50
  • Mourning Dove:6
  • Belted Kingfisher:2
  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker: 1
  • Northern Flicker: 3
  • Blue Jay: 15
  • American Crow: 50
  • Fish Crow: 10
  • Carolina Chickadee: 6
  • Tufted Titmouse: 12
  • Red-breasted Nuthatch: 1
  • White-breasted Nuthatch: 1
  • Brown Creeper:2
  • Carolina Wren: 10
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet: 5
  • Eastern Bluebird:5
  • American Robin:
  • Northern Mockingbird:5
  • European Starling:
  • Cedar Waxwing: 1 flock, 20?
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler:2
  • Field Sparrow: 1
  • Song Sparrow: ~40, maybe more
  • White-throated Sparrow: 20, maybe more
  • Dark-eyed Junco: only 1
  • Northern Cardinal:
  • Red-winged Blackbird:
  • House Finch: heard
  • American Goldfinch:
  • House Sparrow:

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