Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


West Friendship Park

Trip Leader: Jeff Culler

Recorder: Allen Lewis

Date of Trip: Sunday, October 16, 2016

Details: Cool and foggy to start, sunny and warmer as the day progressed.

Number on trip: 10

  • Canada Goose 10
  • Great Blue Heron 1
  • Turkey Vulture 6
  • Sharp-shinned Hawk 2
  • Cooper's Hawk 1
  • Red-tailed Hawk 1
  • Killdeer 5
  • Mourning Dove 55
  • Chimney Swift 2
  • Belted Kingfisher 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 4
  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1
  • Downy Woodpecker 4
  • Hairy Woodpecker 1
  • Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) 7
  • Pileated Woodpecker 1
  • Eastern Phoebe 2
  • Blue Jay 19
  • American Crow 15
  • crow sp. 5
  • Carolina Chickadee 1
  • Tufted Titmouse 3
  • White-breasted Nuthatch 1
  • Carolina Wren 6
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet 1
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2
  • Eastern Bluebird 20
  • American Robin 9
  • Northern Mockingbird 4
  • European Starling 25
  • Common Yellowthroat 1
  • Palm Warbler (Yellow) 7
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 4
  • Chipping Sparrow 2
  • Field Sparrow 2
  • White-throated Sparrow 18
  • Song Sparrow 13
  • Swamp Sparrow 1
  • Eastern Towhee 2
  • Northern Cardinal 5
  • Red-winged Blackbird 1
  • Brown-headed Cowbird 28
  • blackbird sp. 100
  • American Goldfinch 2