Watkins Mill SP

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Checklist of Birds

219 species recorded in this park (Updated: 10/4/2022)

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

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