Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: David Force Wildlife Management Area

Trip Leader: Kurt Schwarz

Date of Trip: Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Location: David Force Wildlife Management Area

Details: Cloudy, no wind, temps in high 60s ranging up to 70s.Migrants were present, unlike on the May Count 3 days previous.

Number on trip: 4

  • Canada Goose 1
  • Mourning Dove 1
  • Chimney Swift 3
  • Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 2
  • Hairy Woodpecker 1
  • Eastern Wood-Pewee 3
  • Great Crested Flycatcher 2
  • White-eyed Vireo 1
  • Yellow-throated Vireo 1
  • Red-eyed Vireo 5
  • Blue Jay 8
  • American Crow 2
  • Carolina Chickadee 3
  • Tufted Titmouse 4
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 3
  • House Wren 1
  • Carolina Wren 3
  • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2
  • Veery 2
  • Wood Thrush 5
  • American Robin 3
  • Gray Catbird 3
  • Cedar Waxwing 1
  • Ovenbird 3
  • Northern Waterthrush 1
  • Black-and-white Warbler 3
  • Kentucky Warbler 1
  • Common Yellowthroat 5
  • American Redstart 5
  • Northern Parula 1
  • Magnolia Warbler 1
  • Blackpoll Warbler 2
  • Black-throated Blue Warbler 1
  • Canada Warbler 2
  • Eastern Towhee 7
  • White-throated Sparrow 1
  • Scarlet Tanager 2
  • Northern Cardinal 10
  • Indigo Bunting 4
  • Brown-headed Cowbird 2
  • Baltimore Oriole 3
  • American Goldfinch 1