Watkins Mill SP

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Checklist of Birds

205 species recorded in this park (Updated: 3/25/2017)

           Greater White-fronted Goose            Bank Swallow
           Snow Goose            Cliff Swallow
           Cackling Goose            Barn Swallow
           Canada Goose            Black-capped Chickadee
           Wood Duck            Tufted Titmouse
           Gadwall            Red-breasted Nuthatch
           American Wigeon            White-breasted Nuthatch
           Mallard            Brown Creeper
           Blue-winged Teal            House Wren
           Northern Shoveler            Winter Wren
           Northern Pintail            Marsh Wren
           Green-winged Teal            Carolina Wren
           Canvasback            Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
           Redhead            Golden-crowned Kinglet
           Ring-necked Duck            Ruby-crowned Kinglet
           Greater Scaup            Eastern Bluebird
           Lesser Scaup            Veery
           Bufflehead            Gray-cheeked Thrush
           Common Goldeneye            Swainson's Thrush
           Common Merganser            Hermit Thrush
           Red-breasted Merganser            Wood Thrush
           Ruddy Duck            American Robin
           Northern Bobwhite            Gray Catbird
           Wild Turkey            Brown Thrasher
           Pied-billed Grebe            Northern Mockingbird
           Horned Grebe            European Starling
           Rock Pigeon            Cedar Waxwing
           Mourning Dove            House Sparrow
           Yellow-billed Cuckoo            American Pipit
           Black-billed Cuckoo            House Finch
           Common Nighthawk            Purple Finch
           Eastern Whip-poor-will            Red Crossbill
           Chimney Swift            Pine Siskin
           Ruby-throated Hummingbird            American Goldfinch
           American Coot            Ovenbird
           Semipalmated Plover            Louisiana Waterthrush
           Killdeer            Northern Waterthrush
           Semipalmated Sandpiper            Golden-winged Warbler
           Spotted Sandpiper            Blue-winged Warbler
           Solitary Sandpiper            Black-and-white Warbler
           Greater Yellowlegs            Prothonotary Warbler
           Lesser Yellowlegs            Tennessee Warbler
           Bonaparte's Gull            Orange-crowned Warbler
           Ring-billed Gull            Nashville Warbler
           Herring Gull            Connecticut Warbler
           Caspian Tern            Mourning Warbler
           Forster's Tern            Kentucky Warbler
           Common Loon            Common Yellowthroat
           Double-crested Cormorant            Hooded Warbler
           American White Pelican            American Redstart
           Great Blue Heron            Northern Parula
           Great Egret            Magnolia Warbler
           Little Blue Heron            Bay-breasted Warbler
           Green Heron            Blackburnian Warbler
           Black-crowned Night-Heron            Yellow Warbler
           Yellow-crowned Night-Heron            Chestnut-sided Warbler
           Turkey Vulture            Blackpoll Warbler
           Osprey            Palm Warbler
           Bald Eagle            Yellow-rumped Warbler
           Northern Harrier            Yellow-throated Warbler
           Sharp-shinned Hawk            Prairie Warbler
           Cooper's Hawk            Black-throated Green Warbler
           Red-shouldered Hawk            Canada Warbler
           Broad-winged Hawk            Wilson's Warbler
           Red-tailed Hawk            Yellow-breasted Chat
           Eastern Screech-Owl            Eastern Towhee
           Great Horned Owl            American Tree Sparrow
           Barred Owl            Chipping Sparrow
           Belted Kingfisher            Clay-colored Sparrow
           Red-headed Woodpecker            Field Sparrow
           Red-bellied Woodpecker            Vesper Sparrow
           Yellow-bellied Sapsucker            Lark Sparrow
           Downy Woodpecker            Savannah Sparrow
           Hairy Woodpecker            Grasshopper Sparrow
           Northern Flicker            Henslow's Sparrow
           Pileated Woodpecker            Fox Sparrow
           American Kestrel            Song Sparrow
           Peregrine Falcon            Lincoln's Sparrow
           Olive-sided Flycatcher            Swamp Sparrow
           Eastern Wood-Pewee            White-throated Sparrow
           Acadian Flycatcher            Harris's Sparrow
           Alder Flycatcher            White-crowned Sparrow
           Willow Flycatcher            Dark-eyed Junco
           Least Flycatcher            Summer Tanager
           Eastern Phoebe            Scarlet Tanager
           Great Crested Flycatcher            Northern Cardinal
           Western Kingbird            Rose-breasted Grosbeak
           Eastern Kingbird            Blue Grosbeak
           Scissor-tailed Flycatcher            Indigo Bunting
           Loggerhead Shrike            Painted Bunting
           White-eyed Vireo            Dickcissel
           Bell's Vireo            Bobolink
           Yellow-throated Vireo            Red-winged Blackbird
           Blue-headed Vireo            Eastern Meadowlark
           Philadelphia Vireo            Western Meadowlark
           Warbling Vireo            Yellow-headed Blackbird
           Red-eyed Vireo            Rusty Blackbird
           Blue Jay            Common Grackle
           American Crow            Great-tailed Grackle
           Horned Lark            Brown-headed Cowbird
           Purple Martin            Orchard Oriole
           Tree Swallow            Baltimore Oriole
           Northern Rough-winged Swallow

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