Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Alpha Ridge Landfill

Date of Trip: Saturday, January 14, 2017

Name: Alpha Ridge Landfill

Trip Leaders: Ralph Cullison & Joe Hanfman

Details: John Harris, recorder.

Number on trip: 13

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Photo by John Harris

  • Canada Goose 125
  • Mallard 6
  • Ring-necked Duck 9
  • Bufflehead 2
  • Hooded Merganser 2
  • Common Merganser 8
  • Turkey Vulture 1
  • Red-tailed Hawk (borealis) 1
  • Wilson's Snipe
  • Ring-billed Gull 1
  • Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) 3
  • Mourning Dove 2
  • Great Horned Owl (Great Horned) 1
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1
  • Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) 3
  • Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)
  • American Kestrel 1
  • Blue Jay 2
  • American Crow 40
  • Fish Crow 20
  • Carolina Chickadee 1
  • Tufted Titmouse 2
  • White-breasted Nuthatch (Eastern) 1
  • Carolina Wren 1
  • Eastern Bluebird 1
  • American Robin 1
  • Northern Mockingbird 6
  • European Starling 50
  • Field Sparrow 2
  • Fox Sparrow 2
  • Fox Sparrow (Red) 2
  • Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored) 60
  • White-throated Sparrow 5
  • Savannah Sparrow 6
  • Song Sparrow 9
  • Eastern Towhee 5
  • Northern Cardinal 2
  • Red-winged Blackbird (Red-winged) 50
  • American Goldfinch 1