Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Saturday, May 23, 2009

Trip Leader: Schwarz, Kurt

Date of Trip: Saturday, May 23, 2009

Location: Hot Spots for Red Knots

Details: Joint with Montgomery County, co-lead Cyndie Loeper. All day, Delaware Bayshore hotspots. Partly cloudy, occasionally breezy. Temps beginning in the 60s, rising to the high 80s.

Number on trip: 10


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

  • Snow Goose:
  • Canada Goose:
  • Wood Duck:
  • Gadwall:
  • American Black Duck:
  • Mallard:
  • Wild Turkey:
  • Northern Bobwhite:
  • Double-crested Cormorant:
  • Great Blue Heron:
  • Great Egret:
  • Snowy Egret:
  • Tricolored Heron:
  • Green Heron
  • Black-crowned Night-Heron:
  • Glossy Ibis:
  • Black Vulture:
  • Turkey Vulture:
  • Osprey:
  • Bald Eagle:
  • Northern Harrier
  • Red-tailed Hawk:
  • Clapper Rail:
  • King Rail
  • Black-bellied Plover:
  • Semipalmated Plover:
  • Killdeer:
  • American Oystercatcher:
  • Black-necked Stilt:
  • American Avocet:
  • Greater Yellowlegs:
  • Willet:
  • Spotted Sandpiper:
  • Ruddy Turnstone:
  • Red Knot:
  • Sanderling:
  • Semipalmated Sandpiper:
  • Least Sandpiper:
  • Dunlin:
  • Short-billed Dowitcher:
  • Laughing Gull:
  • Ring-billed Gull:
  • Great Black-backed Gull:
  • Common Tern:
  • Forster's Tern:
  • Least Tern:
  • Mourning Dove:
  • Belted Kingfisher
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker:
  • Hairy Woodpecker:
  • Eastern Wood-Pewee:
  • Acadian Flycatcher:
  • Willow Flycatcher:
  • Great Crested Flycatcher:
  • Eastern Kingbird:
  • White-eyed Vireo:
  • Red-eyed Vireo:
  • Blue Jay:
  • Horned Lark:
  • Purple Martin:
  • Tree Swallow:
  • Barn Swallow:
  • Tufted Titmouse
  • Carolina Wren:
  • House Wren:
  • Marsh Wren:
  • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher:
  • Eastern Bluebird:
  • Wood Thrush:
  • American Robin:
  • Gray Catbird:
  • Northern Mockingbird:
  • Brown Thrasher:
  • European Starling:
  • Cedar Waxwing:
  • Yellow Warbler:
  • Pine Warbler:
  • Prairie Warbler:
  • Blackpoll Warbler
  • American Redstart
  • Prothonotary Warbler:
  • Kentucky Warbler
  • Common Yellowthroat:
  • Summer Tanager:
  • Eastern Towhee:
  • Chipping Sparrow:
  • Field Sparrow:
  • Song Sparrow:
  • Swamp Sparrow:
  • Northern Cardinal:
  • Blue Grosbeak:
  • Indigo Bunting:
  • Red-winged Blackbird:
  • Common Grackle:
  • Brown-headed Cowbird:
  • Baltimore Oriole
  • Orchard Oriole:
  • American Goldfinch:

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