Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Tuesday, April 17, 2007
Centennial Park

Trip Leader: Byrnes , Joseph

Date of Trip: Tuesday, April 17, 2007

Location: Centennial Park

Details: About 2 1/2 hours on a rather chilly, 40 , windy and overcast morning

Number on trip: 3

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

  • Canada Goose: 20
  • Mallard: 6
  • Ring-necked Duck: 3
  • Greater Scaup: 1 (adult female, near east end of islands at west end of lake)
  • Common Loon: 4
  • Pied-billed Grebe: Grebe 6
  • Great Blue Heron: 3
  • Black-crowned Night-Heron: 1
  • Black Vulture: 2
  • Turkey Vulture: 2
  • Osprey: 1
  • Cooper's Hawk: 1
  • Red-tailed Hawk: 1
  • American Coot: 2
  • Ring-billed Gull: 2
  • Caspian Tern: 1
  • Mourning Dove: 1
  • Belted Kingfisher: 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker: 1
  • Downy Woodpecker: 2
  • Northern Flicker: 1
  • Eastern Phoebe: (heard)
  • Blue Jay: (heard)
  • Tree Swallow: 173
  • N. Rough-winged Swallow: 3
  • Barn Swallow: 10
  • Carolina Chickadee: (heard)
  • Carolina Wren: (heard)
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet: 1
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet: 2
  • Eastern Bluebird: 8
  • American Robin: 15
  • Northern Mockingbird: 2
  • European Starling: 17
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler: 2
  • Black-and-white Warbler: 1
  • Swamp Sparrow: 2
  • White-throated Sparrow: 1
  • Northern Cardinal: 10
  • Red-winged Blackbird: 30
  • Common Grackle: 12
  • Brown-headed Cowbird: 6
  • House Finch: 2
  • American Goldfinch: (heard)

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