Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Saturday, October 8, 2011

Trip Leader: Ott, Bonnie

Date of Trip: Saturday, October 8, 2011

Location: Mount Pleasant

Number of participants: 20

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Savannah Sparrow Photo by Bonnie Ott


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

  • Canada Goose: 5
  • Double-crested Cormorant: 20
  • Black Vulture: 20
  • Turkey Vulture: 60
  • Bald Eagle: 1
  • Sharp-shinned Hawk: 1
  • Cooper's Hawk: 3
  • Red-shouldered Hawk: 2
  • Broad-winged Hawk: 1
  • Red-tailed Hawk: 1
  • American Kestrel: 2
  • Rock Pigeon: 6
  • Mourning Dove: 2
  • Chimney Swift: 22
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker: 4
  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker: 4
  • Downy Woodpecker: 6
  • Hairy Woodpecker: 1
  • Northern Flicker: 12
  • Eastern Wood-Pewee: 1
  • Eastern Phoebe: 2
  • Blue Jay: 92
  • American Crow: 8
  • Carolina Chickadee: 6
  • Tufted Titmouse: 4
  • White-breasted Nuthatch: 3
  • Carolina Wren: 4
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet: 4
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet: 3
  • Eastern Bluebird: 18
  • American Robin: 8
  • Gray Catbird: 3
  • Northern Mockingbird: 2
  • Brown Thrasher: 1
  • European Starling: 14
  • Common Yellowthroat: 8
  • Blackpoll Warbler: 1
  • Black-throated Blue Warbler: 2
  • Palm Warbler: 12
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler: 18
  • Black-throated Green Warbler: 1
  • Eastern Towhee: 4
  • Chipping Sparrow: 22
  • Field Sparrow: 8
  • Savannah Sparrow: 9
  • Song Sparrow: 35
  • Lincoln's Sparrow: 3
  • Swamp Sparrow: 25
  • White-throated Sparrow: 45
  • White-crowned Sparrow: 1
  • Northern Cardinal: 9
  • Indigo Bunting: 6
  • Bobolink: 3
  • Red-winged Blackbird: 8
  • Eastern Meadowlark: 1
  • Brown-headed Cowbird: 30
  • House Finch: 1
  • American Goldfinch: 8