Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Central Maryland Research Center Open House

Trip Leader: Wesley Earp

Date of Trip: Saturday, October 11, 2014

Location: Central Farm

Details: Howard County Bird Club had a display and a BIG SIT 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

Number at Open House: Countless

  • Canada Goose 65
  • American Black Duck 14
  • Black Vulture 1
  • Turkey Vulture 6
  • Cooper's Hawk 2
  • Bald Eagle 2
  • Red-shouldered Hawk 1
  • Red-tailed Hawk 1
  • Killdeer 1
  • Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) 300 [Common occurrence this location]
  • Mourning Dove 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
  • American Kestrel 2
  • Merlin 2
  • Peregrine Falcon 1
  • Blue Jay 23
  • American Crow 2
  • Fish Crow 2
  • crow sp. 40
  • Tree Swallow 4
  • Eastern Bluebird 1
  • Common Grackle 3
  • Brown-headed Cowbird 60

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Peregrine Falcon by Susan Earp

Remarks: None.