Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Sunday, November 18, 2012
Centennial Park

Trip Leader: Kurt Schwarz

Date of Trip: Sunday, November 18, 2012

Location: Centennial Park

Details: On a Centennial Park trip last year (Nov 20, 2011), a turkey with as much life in it as the one pictured below was seen...

Number on trip: 10

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Photo of paper turkey by Mike Kerwin.

Birds:

  • Canada Goose 700
  • American Black Duck 1
  • Mallard 18
  • Ring-necked Duck 8
  • Ruddy Duck 16
  • Pied-billed Grebe 2
  • Great Blue Heron 1
  • Turkey Vulture 2
  • Red-shouldered Hawk 3
  • Spotted Sandpiper 1 (Continuing for the 3rd week. Moved closer to the dam and now on the south side of the lake.)
  • Mourning Dove 2
  • Belted Kingfisher 2
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 2
  • Downy Woodpecker 1
  • Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) 2
  • Blue Jay 4
  • American Crow 16
  • Carolina Chickadee 2
  • Tufted Titmouse 6
  • Red-breasted Nuthatch 1
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 2
  • Brown Creeper 1
  • Carolina Wren 4
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet 1
  • Eastern Bluebird 3
  • Hermit Thrush 2
  • American Robin 72
  • Northern Mockingbird 5
  • European Starling 48
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 4
  • White-throated Sparrow 24
  • Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored) 10
  • Northern Cardinal 12
  • Red-winged Blackbird 12
  • House Finch 3
  • American Goldfinch 2