Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Sunday, March 25, 2012

Trip Leader: Allen Lewis

Date of Trip: Sunday, March 25, 2012

Location: Centennial Park

Details: The four Northern Rough-winged Swallows and 18 Yellow-rumped Warblers were the most notable.

Number on trip: 8

  • Canada Goose 65
  • Mallard 9
  • Pied-billed Grebe 3
  • Great Blue Heron 4
  • Red-shouldered Hawk 3
  • American Coot 1
  • Killdeer 1
  • Mourning Dove 10
  • Belted Kingfisher 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 2
  • Downy Woodpecker 1
  • Northern Flicker 1
  • Eastern Phoebe 4
  • American Crow 7
  • Fish Crow 4
  • Northern Rough-winged Swallow 4
  • Tree Swallow 1
  • Carolina Chickadee 8
  • Tufted Titmouse 9
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 2
  • Carolina Wren 4
  • Eastern Bluebird 4
  • American Robin 17
  • Northern Mockingbird 5
  • European Starling 10
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler 18 (Good numbers of birds very active in the trees on both sides of the lake. Usually in groups of 3-5 loosely formed working through the trees.)
  • Eastern Towhee 1
  • Chipping Sparrow 2
  • Song Sparrow 9
  • White-throated Sparrow 5
  • Dark-eyed Junco 5
  • Northern Cardinal 18
  • Red-winged Blackbird 40
  • Common Grackle 33
  • Brown-headed Cowbird 1
  • American Goldfinch 11
  • House Sparrow 7