Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Monday, October 11, 2010

Trip Leader: Wilkinson, Jim

Date of Trip: Monday, October 11, 2010

Location: Elkhorn Garden Plots

Details: Mild weather but little activity.

Number on trip: 17


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

  • Sharp-shinned Hawk: 1
  • Red-shouldered Hawk: 1
  • Mourning Dove: 4
  • Chimney Swift: 5
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker: 1
  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker: 1
  • Downy Woodpecker: 2
  • Northern Flicker: 1
  • Eastern Phoebe: 1
  • Blue Jay: 36
  • American Crow: 18
  • Tree Swallow: 2
  • Carolina Chickadee: 2
  • Carolina Wren: 1
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet: 1
  • Eastern Bluebird: 4
  • American Robin: 10
  • Gray Catbird: 8
  • Northern Mockingbird: 1
  • Brown Thrasher: 2
  • European Starling: 6
  • Cedar Waxwing: 2
  • Palm Warbler: 9 (Yellow)
  • Common Yellowthroat: 1
  • Eastern Towhee: 1
  • Chipping Sparrow: 1
  • Song Sparrow: 8
  • White-crowned Sparrow: 2 (Eastern)
  • Northern Cardinal: 6
  • Red-winged Blackbird: 2
  • Common Grackle: 2
  • House Finch: 10
  • American Goldfinch: 18
  • House Sparrow: 12