Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Middle Patuxent Environmental Area

Trip Leader: Everyone!

Date of Trip: Friday, May 20

Number on trip: 7

Details: A very unusual May day: 55-68 degrees, clear skies, winds calm.

Highlight: Excellent looks at Kentucky Warbler by all in the group.

Recorder: Howard Patterson

  • Turkey Vulture 1
  • Red-shouldered Hawk 1
  • Mourning Dove 1
  • Yellow-billed Cuckoo 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 3
  • Downy Woodpecker 1
  • Hairy Woodpecker 1
  • Eastern Wood-Pewee 5
  • Acadian Flycatcher 11
  • Empidonax sp. 1
  • Eastern Phoebe 1
  • White-eyed Vireo 1
  • Yellow-throated Vireo 2
  • Red-eyed Vireo 15
  • Blue Jay 2
  • American Crow 1
  • Tree Swallow 1
  • Carolina Chickadee 4
  • Tufted Titmouse 11
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 2
  • House Wren 2
  • Carolina Wren 2
  • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 4
  • Eastern Bluebird 2
  • Veery 1
  • Swainson's Thrush 6
  • Wood Thrush 6
  • American Robin 1
  • Gray Catbird 2
  • Cedar Waxwing 18
  • Ovenbird 8
  • Northern Waterthrush 2
  • Black-and-white Warbler 3
  • Kentucky Warbler 3
  • Common Yellowthroat 4
  • Hooded Warbler 1
  • American Redstart 5
  • Northern Parula 2
  • Bay-breasted Warbler 1
  • Chestnut-sided Warbler 1
  • Blackpoll Warbler 2
  • Black-throated Green Warbler 2
  • Song Sparrow 1
  • Eastern Towhee 7
  • Scarlet Tanager 5
  • Northern Cardinal 11
  • Indigo Bunting 5
  • Brown-headed Cowbird 4
  • Baltimore Oriole 1
  • American Goldfinch 3