Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Tuesday, January 01, 2013

Trip Leader: Ott, Bonnie

Date of Trip: Tuesday, January 01, 2013

Name: Start Your Year List

Details:Joe Hanfman, recorder.

Number on trip: 20

Lake Elkhorn

  • Canada Goose 9
  • Common Merganser 3
  • Red-shouldered Hawk 2
  • Ring-billed Gull 1
  • Mourning Dove 4
  • Belted Kingfisher 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 2
  • Downy Woodpecker 2
  • Blue Jay 2
  • Carolina Chickadee 3
  • Tufted Titmouse 2
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 2
  • Carolina Wren 2
  • American Robin 9
  • Eastern Towhee 2
  • Song Sparrow 9
  • White-throated Sparrow 22
  • Dark-eyed Junco 4
  • Northern Cardinal 6
  • Red-winged Blackbird 1
  • American Goldfinch 2
  • House Sparrow 18

Crest Lawn Memorial Gardens

  • Canada Goose 5
  • Black Vulture 3
  • Turkey Vulture 2
  • Rock Pigeon 1
  • Mourning Dove 2
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
  • Downy Woodpecker 1
  • Northern Flicker 1
  • Blue Jay 1
  • American Crow 2
  • crow sp. 18
  • Red-breasted Nuthatch 1
  • Carolina Wren 1
  • Northern Mockingbird 1
  • Song Sparrow 8
  • White-throated Sparrow 12
  • Dark-eyed Junco 3
  • Northern Cardinal 4
  • American Goldfinch 2

Mount Pleasant

  • Canada Goose 40
  • Black Vulture 3
  • Turkey Vulture 6
  • Red-shouldered Hawk 2
  • Red-tailed Hawk 2
  • Downy Woodpecker 3
  • Hairy Woodpecker 1
  • Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) 9
  • Blue Jay 4
  • American Crow 6
  • Fish Crow 1
  • Carolina Chickadee 3
  • Tufted Titmouse 2
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 1
  • Carolina Wren 1
  • Eastern Bluebird 6
  • American Robin 2
  • Northern Mockingbird 1
  • European Starling 8
  • American Tree Sparrow 3
  • Field Sparrow 9
  • Savannah Sparrow 12 (flock moved up all at once and 12 individuals were counted)
  • Fox Sparrow 1
  • Song Sparrow 18
  • Swamp Sparrow 2
  • White-throated Sparrow 32
  • Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored) 24
  • Northern Cardinal 6
  • American Goldfinch 2

Mount Pleasant

  • Canada Goose: 13
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker: 1
  • Hairy Woodpecker: 1
  • Northern Flicker: 1
  • Pileated Woodpecker: 3
  • Blue Jay: 2
  • American Crow: 2
  • Carolina Chickadee: 1
  • Tufted Titmouse: 2
  • White-breasted Nuthatch: 3
  • Eastern Bluebird: 1
  • Northern Mockingbird: 4
  • American Tree Sparrow: 3
  • Field Sparrow: 14
  • Song Sparrow: 12
  • White-throated Sparrow: 18
  • Dark-eyed Junco: 6
  • Northern Cardinal: 2
  • American Goldfinch: 6

Centennial Park

  • Cackling Goose 1
  • Canada Goose 180
  • Mallard 3
  • Ring-necked Duck 1
  • Bufflehead 3
  • Hooded Merganser 4
  • Common Merganser 1
  • Ruddy Duck 9 (all in view at once)
  • Pied-billed Grebe 4
  • Great Blue Heron 1
  • Cooper's Hawk 1
  • Red-tailed Hawk 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
  • Downy Woodpecker 1
  • Blue Jay 1
  • American Crow 4
  • Tufted Titmouse 1
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 1
  • Carolina Wren 2
  • American Robin 4
  • Northern Mockingbird 1
  • European Starling 19
  • Song Sparrow 2
  • White-throated Sparrow 9
  • Northern Cardinal 2
  • Red-winged Blackbird 24
  • House Finch 2
  • American Goldfinch 2
  • House Sparrow 8