Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Sunday, September 9, 2012

Trip Leader: Joe Hanfman

Date of Trip: Sunday, September 9, 2012

Location: Middle Patuxent Environmental Area

Number on trip: 22


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

  • Cooper's Hawk 2
  • Red-shouldered Hawk 1
  • Mourning Dove 2
  • Yellow-billed Cuckoo 1
  • Chimney Swift 2
  • Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3
  • Red-headed Woodpecker 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 2
  • Downy Woodpecker 1
  • Northern Flicker 1
  • Eastern Wood-Pewee 4
  • Acadian Flycatcher 1
  • Alder/Willow Flycatcher (Traill's Flycatcher) 1
  • Least Flycatcher 1
  • Empidonax sp. 1
  • Great Crested Flycatcher 1
  • White-eyed Vireo 4
  • Red-eyed Vireo 8
  • Blue Jay 18
  • American Crow 10
  • Fish Crow 1
  • Carolina Chickadee 6
  • Tufted Titmouse 4
  • Red-breasted Nuthatch 2
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 2
  • House Wren 2
  • Carolina Wren 8
  • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2
  • Eastern Bluebird 1
  • Wood Thrush 1
  • American Robin 12
  • Gray Catbird 14
  • Northern Mockingbird 1
  • Brown Thrasher 1
  • Cedar Waxwing 1
  • Blue-winged Warbler 1
  • Black-and-white Warbler 3
  • Tennessee Warbler 1
  • Common Yellowthroat 4
  • American Redstart 3
  • Northern Parula 1
  • Magnolia Warbler 4
  • Chestnut-sided Warbler 2
  • Eastern Towhee 1
  • Northern Cardinal 18
  • Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1
  • Indigo Bunting 9
  • Baltimore Oriole 3
  • House Finch 2
  • American Goldfinch 36

Remarks: We had the Sabine's Gull at Brighton Dam on both the pre and post trips....