Howard County Bird Club

A Chapter of the Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS)


Field Trip: Alpha Ridge Landfill

Date of Trip: Saturday, April 8, 2017

Name: Alpha Ridge Landfill

Trip Leaders: Ralph Cullison & Joe Hanfman

Recorder: John Harris

Number on trip: 21

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Photo by John Harris

  • Canada Goose 26
  • Bufflehead 2
  • Double-crested Cormorant 27
  • Black Vulture 3
  • Turkey Vulture 28
  • Osprey (carolinensis) 1
  • Cooper's Hawk 2
  • Red-shouldered Hawk 2
  • Red-tailed Hawk 4
  • Killdeer 10
  • Wilson's Snipe 31
  • Greater Yellowlegs 1
  • Mourning Dove 2
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker 2
  • Northern Flicker 1
  • Pileated Woodpecker 1
  • American Kestrel 4
  • Eastern Phoebe 4
  • Blue Jay 3
  • American Crow 4
  • Fish Crow 35
  • Horned Lark 2
  • Northern Rough-winged Swallow 7
  • Tree Swallow 4
  • Barn Swallow 2
  • Cliff Swallow 1
  • Carolina Chickadee 1
  • Tufted Titmouse 2
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet 1
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1
  • Eastern Bluebird 1
  • American Robin 12
  • Brown Thrasher 3
  • Northern Mockingbird 3
  • European Starling 45
  • Palm Warbler 4
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler 4
  • Field Sparrow 10
  • Dark-eyed Junco 6
  • White-throated Sparrow 1
  • Savannah Sparrow 22
  • Song Sparrow 6
  • Eastern Towhee 2
  • Northern Cardinal 4
  • Red-winged Blackbird 3
  • Eastern Meadowlark 10
  • Brown-headed Cowbird 4
  • American Goldfinch 9