Watkins Mill SP

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Checklist of Birds

219 species recorded in this park (Updated: 4/16/2022)

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

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