Watkins Mill SP

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Checklist of Birds

208 species recorded in this park (Updated: 11/17/2017)

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

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