Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


BIG SIT

Date of Trip: Saturday, October 11, 2016

Details: Five intrepid Howard Count Bird Club members showed countless visitors to the University of Maryland Central Facility Open House the basics of a BIG SIT.
Cloudy with light rain by late morning carrying into the afternoon.

Many of the visitors got to see a pair of Bald Eagles through the telescopes.

  • Bald Eagle 2
  • Killdeer 28
  • Rock Pigeon 1
  • Morning Dove 3
  • Chimney Swift 16
  • Belted Kingfisher 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 2
  • Downy Woodpecker 1
  • Hairy Woodpecker 1
  • Norhern Flicker 1
  • Merlin 1
  • Blue Jay 1
  • American Crow 4
  • Tufted-Titmouse 1
  • Northern Cardinal 2