Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Saturday, June 25, 2011

Trip Leader: Dr. Earle Havens, Curator of rare books and manuscripts, Johns Hopkins Libraries

Date of Trip: Saturday, June 25, 2011

Location: Garrett Library of Evergreen House

Details: A chance to see:

Number on trip: 10

Birds seen in volumes in the library:

  • Harlequin Duck 3
  • Carolina Parakeet 5
  • Black-billed Cuckoo 2
  • Ivory-billed Woodpecker 1
  • Pileated Woodpecker 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
  • Hairy Woodpecker - 1
  • Northern Flicker 1
  • Red-headed Woodpecker 2
  • Passenger Pigeon 1
  • White-crowned Pigeon 1
  • Bobolink 1
  • Brown-headed Nuthatch 1
  • Rainbow Lorikeet 1
  • Twelve-wired Bird of Paradise - 1
  • Princess Helena's Coquette 1
  • Shrike species - 3
  • and many, many more...

Birds seen outside the library:

  • Red-tailed Hawk 1
  • House Wren 1
  • American Robins
  • Gray Catbirds

But what was outside was not the purpose of this trip!

Comments:
Trip arrangements by Jim Lubitz
Bird lists by Kurt Schwarz