Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


SKYWATCH at Mount Pleasant

Trip Leader: Russ Ruffing

Date of Trip: Saturday, November 5

Details: As you can see from the photo, there is room for LOTS of birders.

Number: 20

Photo by Richard Orr

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SKYWATCH PLATFORM at Mount Pleasant

  • Canada Goose 20
  • Black Vulture 44 (maximum count of all BVs visible simultaneously)
  • Turkey Vulture 25
  • Northern Harrier 1
  • Sharp-shinned Hawk 5
  • Cooper's Hawk 1
  • Bald Eagle 5
  • Red-shouldered Hawk 4
  • Red-tailed Hawk (borealis) 4
  • Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) 12
  • Mourning Dove 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 3
  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1
  • Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) 2
  • Blue Jay 15
  • American Crow 30
  • Fish Crow 6
  • Common Raven 2
  • Carolina Wren 2
  • Eastern Bluebird 12
  • American Robin 71
  • European Starling 26
  • Cedar Waxwing 59
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 2
  • Field Sparrow 1
  • Song Sparrow 3
  • Eastern Towhee 1
  • Northern Cardinal 3
  • Red-winged Blackbird 6
  • Common Grackle 55
  • American Goldfinch 7