Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Sunday, March 15, 2009

Trip Leader: Hanfman , Joe

Date of Trip: Sunday, March 15, 2009

Location: Centennial Park

Details: 8:00 am - 10:45 am. Weather: 39 degrees F, cloudy, gray skies, intermittent light rain

Number on trip: 12


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

  • Canada Goose: 36
  • Mallard: 8
  • Ring-necked Duck: 3
  • Bufflehead: 3
  • Pied-billed Grebe: 2
  • Great Blue Heron: 2
  • Ring-billed Gull: 6
  • Mourning Dove: 10
  • Belted Kingfisher: 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker: 3
  • Downy Woodpecker: 1
  • Hairy Woodpecker: 1
  • Blue Jay: 4
  • American Crow: 15
  • Fish Crow: 3
  • Carolina Chickadee: 3
  • Tufted Titmouse: 4
  • Carolina Wren: 7
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet: 3
  • Eastern Bluebird: 5
  • American Robin: 20
  • Northern Mockingbird: 1
  • European Starling: 28
  • Cedar Waxwing: 1
  • Eastern Towhee: 1
  • Field Sparrow: 2
  • Fox Sparrow: 1(Red)
  • Song Sparrow: 10
  • White-throated Sparrow: 6
  • Dark-eyed Junco: 8
  • Northern Cardinal: 36
  • Red-winged Blackbird: 75
  • Common Grackle: 60
  • Brown-headed Cowbird: 40
  • House Finch: 1
  • White-winged Crossbill: 10
  • Pine Siskin: 2
  • American Goldfinch: 6
  • House Sparrow: 2

Comments:
White-winged Crossbills remain!