Watkins Mill SP

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Checklist of Birds

209 species recorded in this park (Updated: 3/19/2018)

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

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