Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Mount Pleasant Earth Day Bird Walk

Trip Leader: Anthony VanSchoor

Date of Trip: Saturday, April 23

Number on trip: 33

Details: Cloudy, off-and-on rain and cool temperatures.

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Adult Killdeer (distraction display) photo by Kevin Heffernan

  • Canada Goose 4
  • Mallard 1
  • Common Loon 3
  • Black Vulture 6
  • Turkey Vulture 4
  • Killdeer 5 Two Adults, Three chicks
  • Mourning Dove 10
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 4
  • Downy Woodpecker 3
  • White-eyed Vireo 2
  • Blue Jay 8
  • American Crow 10
  • Purple Martin 4
  • Tree Swallow 28
  • Barn Swallow 8
  • Carolina Chickadee 18
  • Tufted Titmouse 16
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 1
  • Carolina Wren 2
  • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 13
  • Eastern Bluebird 13
  • American Robin 24
  • Brown Thrasher 1
  • Northern Mockingbird 4European Starling 15
  • Common Yellowthroat 3
  • Palm Warbler 3
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler 1
  • Prairie Warbler 5
  • Chipping Sparrow 9
  • Field Sparrow 20
  • White-throated Sparrow 15
  • Song Sparrow 18
  • Swamp Sparrow 3
  • Eastern Towhee 4
  • Northern Cardinal 8
  • Red-winged Blackbird 5
  • Eastern Meadowlark 5
  • Brown-headed Cowbird 10
  • House Finch 12
  • American Goldfinch 35