Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: University of Maryland Central Farm

Trip Leader: Bonnie Ott

Date of Trip: Sunday, April 14, 2013

Location: UMDCF

Details: Joe Hanfman, recorder.

Number on trip: 14

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Photo of Bald Eagle nest and enlargement of eaglet, by Richard Orr

  • Canada Goose 9
  • Wood Duck 1
  • American Black Duck 1
  • Green-winged Teal (American) 2
  • Common Loon 36
  • Double-crested Cormorant 16
  • Bald Eagle 4
  • Broad-winged Hawk 8
  • Red-tailed Hawk 1
  • Solitary Sandpiper 1
  • Wilson's Snipe 18
  • Rock Pigeon 60
  • Mourning Dove 2
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
  • Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) 1
  • American Kestrel 2
  • Blue Jay 2
  • Horned Lark 1
  • Northern Rough-winged Swallow 2
  • Tree Swallow 2
  • Barn Swallow 1
  • Carolina Wren 2
  • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2
  • Eastern Bluebird 3
  • American Robin 1
  • Northern Mockingbird 1
  • European Starling 50
  • Common Yellowthroat 1 (heard by Bonnie & Kurt)
  • Chipping Sparrow 3
  • Savannah Sparrow (Eastern) 20
  • Song Sparrow 25
  • Swamp Sparrow 14
  • Northern Cardinal 1
  • Red-winged Blackbird 24
  • Common Grackle (Purple) 4
  • Brown-headed Cowbird 2
  • American Goldfinch 4
  • House Sparrow 12