Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Mount Pleasant 20131006-A

Trip Leader: Russ Ruffing

Date of Trip: Sunday, October 6, 2013

Location: Mount Pleasant

Details: Temp mid 60's at beginning, some low fog. Generally hot and muggy for this time of the year. Winds were out of the SSE overnight.

Number on trip: 21

Song Sparrow by Richard Orr

  • Turkey Vulture 3
  • Sharp-shinned Hawk 2
  • Red-shouldered Hawk 1
  • Mourning Dove 2
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 4
  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1
  • Downy Woodpecker 5
  • Hairy Woodpecker 1
  • Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) 2
  • American Kestrel 1
  • Eastern Wood-Pewee 1
  • Eastern Phoebe 2
  • Blue Jay 13
  • American Crow 3
  • Carolina Chickadee 6
  • Tufted Titmouse 4
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 4
  • House Wren 1
  • Carolina Wren 6
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet 2
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2
  • Eastern Bluebird 21
  • American Robin 8
  • Gray Catbird 2
  • Northern Mockingbird 2
  • European Starling 25
  • Cedar Waxwing 1
  • Black-and-white Warbler 1
  • Connecticut Warbler 1
  • Common Yellowthroat 6
  • Northern Parula 1
  • Magnolia Warbler 2
  • Black-throated Blue Warbler 1
  • Palm Warbler (Western) 1
  • Palm Warbler (Yellow) 3
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 24
  • Black-throated Green Warbler 2
  • Eastern Towhee 2
  • Chipping Sparrow 6
  • Field Sparrow 2
  • Savannah Sparrow 6
  • Song Sparrow 8
  • Lincoln's Sparrow 2
  • Swamp Sparrow 6
  • White-throated Sparrow 4
  • Scarlet Tanager 2
  • Northern Cardinal 8
  • Indigo Bunting 4
  • Brown-headed Cowbird 1
  • House Finch 6
  • American Goldfinch 20