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Annual Bird Sightings in Maryland

2004

Updated Through December 31, 2004
Current Count: 350 + 3 Possible New Species (82.9%)



This is a composite list of Maryland species sightings for the year by all of the Birders of the State of Maryland. Possible new species for the state follow the main listings. To submit new species for the year, send e-mail to the MOS Web Site Director or post to the MDOsprey Discussion List


2004 Maryland Annual Bird Sightings
Species Code Date Person Reporting Locale County
   Ducks, Geese, & Swans
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 2        
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 2        
Greater White-fronted Goose 0 5-Jan D Bystrak Jug Bay Anne Arundel
Snow Goose 0 1-Jan D Poet Centreville Queen Anne's
Ross's Goose 4E 13-Jan K Graff Rt. 113 and Basket Switch Worcester
Brant 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Yard (flyover) Worcester
Cackling Goose 2 11-Jan C Harris Black Hills Regional Park Montgomery
Canada Goose 0 1-Jan A Ripley Jug Bay Anne Arundel
Mute Swan 0 1-Jan D Poet Behind Holly's Rt 50 Queen Anne's
Trumpeter Swan -- X Xp        
Tundra Swan 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
Wood Duck 0 1-Jan M Balestri Lilypons Frederick
Gadwall 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
Eurasian Wigeon 0 5-Jan D Powell Deal Island Somerset
American Wigeon 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
American Black Duck 0 1-Jan J Shenot Jug Bay Prince George's
Mallard 0 1-Jan J Shenot Jug Bay Prince George's
Blue-winged Teal 0 17-Jan S McCandless Elliott Island Road Dorchester
Cinnamon Teal 2        
Northern Shoveler 0 1-Jan J Shenot Jug Bay Prince George's
Northern Pintail 0 1-Jan J Shenot Jug Bay Prince George's
Green-winged Teal 0 1-Jan R Ringler Piney Run Park Carroll
Canvasback 0 1-Jan R Ringler Piney Run Park Carroll
Redhead 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
Ring-necked Duck 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
Tufted Duck 2        
Greater Scaup 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Bayside 26th Street, OC Worcester
Lesser Scaup 0 1-Jan R Ringler Piney Run Park Carroll
King Eider 4B 5-Jan D Powell OC Inlet Worcester
Common Eider 4B 1-Jan F/N Saunders OC Inlet Worcester
Harlequin Duck 4B 28-Feb R Kiddy OC Inlet Worcester
Surf Scoter 0 1-Jan D Poet Kent Narrows Queen Anne's
White-winged Scoter 0 3-Jan S Crabtree Deal Island Somerset
Black Scoter 0 3-Jan D Bystrak Pt. Lookout St. Mary's
Long-tailed Duck 0 1-Jan S Hamilton South Beach Calvert
Bufflehead 0 1-Jan S Hamilton South Beach Calvert
Common Goldeneye 0 1-Jan D Poet Kent Narrows Queen Anne's
Barrow's Goldeneye 2        
Hooded Merganser 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
Common Merganser 0 1-Jan J Shenot Jug Bay Prince George's
Red-breasted Merganser 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Hooper's, OC Worcester
Masked Duck 2        
Ruddy Duck 0 1-Jan D Poet Reed's Creek Queen Anne's
   Pheasant, Gouse, & Quail
Ring-necked Pheasant 0 1-Feb S Arnold Southwest Area Park Baltimore
Ruffed Grouse 0 16-Apr F Pope Mt. Nebo WMA Garrett
Greater Prairie-Chicken -- X Xp        
Wild Turkey 0 1-Jan D Poet Centreville Queen Anne's
Northern Bobwhite 0 31-Jan D Poet Sparks Road Caroline
   Loons & Grebes
Red-throated Loon 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders OC Inlet Worcester
Pacific Loon 3 6-Mar Z Baer* OC Inlet Worcester
Common Loon 0 1-Jan S Hamilton South Beach Calvert
Pied-billed Grebe 0 1-Jan J Shenot Jug Bay Prince George's
Horned Grebe 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
Red-necked Grebe 0 4-Feb E Kirschbaum Ft. McHenry Baltimore
Eared Grebe 0 26-Nov D Czaplak Black Hill SP Montgomery
Western Grebe 2        
   Oceanic Species
Yellow-nosed Albatross 2        
Northern Fulmar 4A 28-Feb P Guris Pelagic Zone Worcester
Black-capped Petrel 2        
Cory's Shearwater 4A 5-Jun H Holbrook, et. Al. Assateague ORV Worcester
Greater Shearwater 4A 5-Jun H Holbrook, et. Al. Assateague ORV Worcester
Sooty Shearwater 4A 3-Apr P Guris Pelagic Zone Worcester
Manx Shearwater 4A 11-Dec M Hawkins Pelagic Zone Worcester
Audubon's Shearwater 4A 3-Jul M Iliff Pelagic Zone Worcester
Wilson's Storm-Petrel 4B 5-Jun H Holbrook, et. Al. Assateague ORV Worcester
White-faced Storm-Petrel 2 28-Aug P Guris Pelagic Zone Worcester
Leach's Storm-Petrel 4A 5-Jun Stasz/Burchett/Powell Assateague ORV Worcester
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel 2 3-Jul M Iliff Pelagic Zone Worcester
Northern Gannet 4B 1-Jan F/N Saunders OC Inlet Worcester
   Pelicans
American White Pelican 2 14-Jan A Smith Blackwater NWR Dorchester
Brown Pelican 4B 13-Jan J Reese Poplar Island Talbot
   Cormorants, Anhinga, and Frigatebird
Double-crested Cormorant 0 2-Jan D Bystrak Upper Marlboro Prince George's
Great Cormorant 4C 11-Jan K Graff OC Inlet Worcester
Anhinga 2 16-Apr T Bell Mackall/Cage Roads Calvert
Magnificent Frigatebird 2        
   Bitterns, Herons, & Egrets
American Bittern 0 3-Jan S Crabtree Deal Island Somerset
Least Bittern 0 20-Apr S Ricciardi Ft. Smallwood Park Anne Arundel
Great Blue Heron 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
Great Egret 0 1-Jan D Bystrak Upper Marlboro Prince George's
Snowy Egret 0 3-Jan J Hubbell Blackwater NWR Dorchester
Little Blue Heron 0 18-Apr F/N Saunders George's Island Landing Worcester
Tricolored Heron 4D 1-Jan F/N Saunders Hooper's, OC Worcester
Reddish Egret 2        
Cattle Egret 0 8-Apr W Ellison Chesapeake Landing Kent
Green Heron 0 2-Jan F Shaffer Schoolhouse Pond Prince George's
Black-crowned Night-Heron 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders West Pond, OC Worcester
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 0 26-Mar T Stock Sligo Creek Montgomery
   Ibis & Spoonbill
White Ibis 0 12-Aug H Holbrook Pemberton Farms Pond Queen Anne's
Glossy Ibis 0 2-Apr D Bystrak Dunkirk Calvert
White-faced Ibis 2        
Roseate Spoonbill 2        
   Stork & Vultures
Wood Stork 2        
Black Vulture 0 1-Jan A Ripley Dunkirk Calvert
Turkey Vulture 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
   Kites & Hawks
Osprey 0 8-Feb C/D Broderick Choptank Bridge Dorchester
Swallow-tailed Kite 2 9-Apr J Fallon/B Dowell Blackwater NWR Dorchester
Mississippi Kite 0 5/8, 5/12 Graff/Ricciardi/Gueder Maple Dam Rd/Ft Smallwood Dorchester/AA
Bald Eagle 0 1-Jan J Shenot Jug Bay Prince George's
Northern Harrier 0 1-Jan A Ripley/S Hamilton Hall Creek WMA Calvert
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Route 2 Flyover Calvert
Cooper's Hawk 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
Northern Goshawk 0 6-Mar D Eberly Downs Park Anne Arundel
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1-Jan J Shenot Jug Bay Prince George's
Broad-winged Hawk 0 16-Apr S McCandless NE MD Cecil/Harford?
Swainson's Hawk 2        
Red-tailed Hawk 0 1-Jan A Ripley Dunkirk Calvert
Rough-legged Hawk 0 3-Jan S Crabtree Deal Island Somerset
Golden Eagle 0 16-Jan L Willey Fork Neck/Decoursey Br. Dorchester
   Falcons
American Kestrel 0 1-Jan A Ripley Dunkirk Calvert
Merlin 0 18-Jan R Sussman ACE Tree Nursery Montgomery
Gyrfalcon 2        
Peregrine Falcon 0 4-Jan G Jett/G Brewer Mockley Point Prince George's
   Rails, Coots, & Moorhens
Yellow Rail 2        
Black Rail 4C Unk H. Armistead Unknown Unknown
Corn Crake 2        
Clapper Rail 4B 19-Apr S Stiles Pt. Lookout St. Mary's
King Rail 0 15-Apr Z Baer Tanyard Caroline
Virginia Rail 0 30-Jan J Peters Ft. McHenry Baltimore
Sora 0 18-Apr S Stiles Pt. Lookout St. Mary's
Purple Gallinule 2 6-May P Woodward Hughes Hollow Montgomery
Common Moorhen 0 25-Apr H Holbrook/J Brighton Elliott's Island Dorchester
American Coot 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
   Limpkin & Crane
Limpkin 2        
Sandhill Crane 0 10-Feb C/C Rowsom White Marsh Baltimore
   Plovers
Black-bellied Plover 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Hooper's, OC Worcester
American Golden-Plover 0 28-Aug Fide The Voice Hurlock Dorchester
Wilson's Plover 2 May fide H Armistead Assateague Island Worcester
Semipalmated Plover 0 24-Jan C/D Broderick South Point Worcester
Piping Plover 4B 15-Feb H Holbrook/J Brighton Across fm Eagle's Nest Worcester
Killdeer 0 1-Jan S Hamilton North Beach Calvert
American Oystercatcher 4B 1-Jan F/N Saunders Hooper's, OC Worcester
Black-necked Stilt 4C 30-Apr D Powell Blackwater NWR Dorchester
American Avocet 0 10-Jul Stasz/Hafner/Holbrook Hart-Miller Island Baltimore
   Sandpipers
Greater Yellowlegs 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Hooper's, OC Worcester
Lesser Yellowlegs 0 1-Jan G Lovelace Oak Grove Road Caroline
Solitary Sandpiper 0 10-Apr Jett/Brewer/Stasz Allen's Fresh Prince George's
Willet 0 9-Mar J/M Bowen Assateague  Worcester
Spotted Sandpiper 0 14-Apr R Sussman Ashton Montgomery
Upland Sandpiper 0 17-Apr M Cribb Longneck Road St. Mary's
Eskimo Curlew 2        
Whimbrel 4D 12-May D Powell Assateague ORV Worcester
Long-billed Curlew 3        
Hudsonian Godwit 4D 31-Jul G Scarpulla Hart-Miller Island Baltimore
Marbled Godwit 4D 1-Jan M Todd/D Czaplak Bayside 25th Street, OC Worcester
Ruddy Turnstone 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Bayside 26th Street, OC Worcester
Red Knot 0 9-May H Holbrook Spring Road Talbot
Sanderling 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Hooper's, OC Worcester
Semipalmated Sandpiper 0 2-May S McCandless Court House Point Cecil
Western Sandpiper 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Bayside 26th Street, OC Worcester
Red-necked Stint 2        
Little Stint 2        
Least Sandpiper 0 15-Apr Z Baer Tanyard Caroline
White-rumped Sandpiper 0 1-May H Armistead So. Dorchester Co. Dorchester
Baird's Sandpiper 0 9-May D/C Broderick Rt 50 Borrow Pit Wicomico
Pectoral Sandpiper 0 17-Apr Z Baer Tanyard Caroline
Purple Sandpiper 4C 1-Jan F/N Saunders OC Inlet Worcester
Dunlin 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Hooper's, OC Dunlin
Curlew Sandpiper 2 10-Aug D Czaplak Assateague Island Worcester
Stilt Sandpiper 0 17-Jul G Scarpulla Hart-Miller Island Baltimore
Buff-breasted Sandpiper 0 25-Aug B Ringler Assateague Worcester
Ruff 5C 8-Apr J Shenot Jug Bay Anne Arundel
Short-billed Dowitcher 0 25-Apr H Holbrook/J Brighton Blackwater NWR Dorchester
Long-billed Dowitcher 0 7-Aug G Scarpulla Hart-Miller Island Baltimore
Wilson's Snipe 0 1-Jan M Balestri Lilypons Frederick
American Woodcock 0 2-Jan F Shaffer Q. Anne's Bridge Road Prince George's
Wilson's Phalarope 0 3-May W Ellison Great Oak Pond Kent
Red-necked Phalarope 0 19-May fide R Ringler Mason-Dixon Farm Frederick
Red Phalarope 4D 3-Apr P Guris Pelagic Zone Worcester
   Skuas, Gulls, & Terns
Great Skua 5A        
South Polar Skua 2        
Pomarine Jaeger 4B        
Parasitic Jaeger 4B 17-Sep P Mann Rock Hall Harbor Kent
Long-tailed Jaeger 2        
Laughing Gull 4D 4-Mar C Harris Ironshire Road Worcester
Franklin's Gull 4E 8-Apr M Hafner Jug Bay Anne Arundel
Little Gull 4C 20-Mar M Hafner/Z Baer Unknown Harford/Cecil
Black-headed Gull 4C 18-Jan S Dyke OC Inlet Worcester
Bonaparte's Gull 0 4-Jan D Bystrak Greenbury Point Anne Arundel
Black-tailed Gull 2        
Mew Gull 2 24-Dec S Suter Schoolhouse Pond Prince George's
Ring-billed Gull 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
California Gull 2        
Herring Gull 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Calvert
Yellow-legged Gull 2        
Thayer's Gull 4D 24-Jan J Stasz Salisbury Landfill Wicomico
Iceland Gull 4D 18-Jan H Armistead Fishing Creek Dorcester
Lesser Black-backed Gull 4D 6-Jan F Shaffer Schoolhouse Pond Prince George's
Glaucous Gull 4D 23-Jan G Jett Charles Co. Landfill Charles
Great Black-backed Gull 4D 1-Jan D Poet Kent Narrows Queen Anne's
Kelp Gull 2 1-Jan J Kostenko/T Bell Sandgate St. Mary's
Sabine's Gull 2        
Black-legged Kittiwake 4A        
Ross's Gull 2        
Gull-billed Tern 4B 24-Apr N Saunders/M Hoffman Sinepuxent Bay Worcester
Caspian Tern 0 3-Apr C Carroll Fishing Creek Dorchester
Royal Tern 4C 27-Mar M Cribb Rt 5, St. Mary's City St. Mary's
Sandwich Tern 4B 27-Jun M Hafter, J Baer Eagle's Nest Area Worcester
Roseate Tern 4A 8-Jul F Saunders Assateague ORV Worcester
Common Tern 0 25-Apr VON Violette's Lock Montgomery
Arctic Tern 2 5-Jun H Holbrook, et. Al. Assateague ORV Worcester
Forster's Tern 0 11-Jan K Graff OC Inlet Worcester
Least Tern 4C 25-Apr H Holbrook/J Brighton Blackwater NWR Dorchester
Bridled Tern 4A 28-Aug P Guris Pelagic Zone Worcester
Sooty Tern 2 9-Sep Lisa Assateague SP Worcester
Black Tern 0 22-May B Gearhart Harney Road Ponds Frederick
Black Skimmer 4C 14-May F/N Saunders Berlin Worcester
   Alcids
Dovekie 4A 12-Feb D Broderick OC Inlet Worcester
Common Murre 2 22-Feb C Comeau* OC Inlet Worcester
Thick-billed Murre 2 19-Feb P Craig* OC Inlet Worcester
Razorbill 4A 12-Feb C/D Broderick OC Inlet Worcester
guillemot, species 2        
Atlantic Puffin 4A 28-Feb P Guris Pelagic Zone Worcester
   Doves & Pigeons
Rock Pigeon 0 1-Jan S Hamilton North Beach Calvert
White-winged Dove 32 4-Dec G Lovelace West Ocean City Worcester
Mourning Dove 0 1-Jan S Hamilton North Beach Calvert
Passenger Pigeon -- X Xt        
Common Ground-Dove 2        
   Parakeet & Cuckoos
Carolina Parakeet -- X Xt        
Black-billed Cuckoo 0 20-Apr E Boyd Westminster Carroll
Yellow-billed Cuckoo 0 24-Apr F/J Fallon Walker Mill Park Prince George's
Groove-billed Ani 2        
   Owls
Barn Owl 0 1-Jan M Balestri Rt. 550 Frederick
Eastern Screech-Owl 0 1-Jan M Balestri Yard Frederick
Great Horned Owl 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
Snowy Owl 0 16-Nov K Rambo Patuxent NAS St. Mary's
Burrowing Owl 2        
Barred Owl 0 1-Jan M Balestri Nolan's Ferry Frederick
Long-eared Owl 0 3-Jan R Sussman Pine Stand Montgomery
Short-eared Owl 0 2-Jan M Todd/D Czaplak George's Island Landing Worcester
Northern Saw-whet Owl 0 28-Feb B Hubick Assateague  Worcester
   Nightjars & Swifts
Common Nighthawk 0 6-May J Waanders Camden Yards Baltimore
Chuck-will's-widow 0 25-Apr H Armistead Rigby's Folly Talbot
Whip-poor-will 0 4-Apr M Hoffman Laws Road Worcester
Chimney Swift 0 9-Apr G Jett/M Callahan Nanjemoy Charles
   Hummingbirds & Kingfisher
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 0 16-Apr J Picot Yard - St. Inigoes St. Mary's
Rufous Hummingbird 2 1-Jan M Balestri* Yard Frederick
Belted Kingfisher 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
   Woodpeckers
Red-headed Woodpecker 0 1-Jan A Ripley Hall Creek WMA Calvert
Red-bellied Woodpecker 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
Downy Woodpecker 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
Hairy Woodpecker 0 1-Jan A Ripley Hall Creek WMA Calvert
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 2        
Northern Flicker 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Pileated Woodpecker 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
   Flycatchers
Olive-sided Flycatcher 0 16-May C Harris Hughes Hollow Montgomery
Eastern Wood-Pewee 0 7-May F Shaffer Merkle Prince George's
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher 0 10-May J Green, D Young Poolesville Montgomery
Acadian Flycatcher 0 30-Apr C Comeau S. of Pilgrim Hill Park Montgomery
Alder Flycatcher 0 8-May W Pope Snaggy Mt. Road Garrett
Willow Flycatcher 0 11-May P Woodward McKee Beshers Montgomery
Least Flycatcher 0 1-May F Pope Oakland Garrett
Hammond's Flycatcher 2        
Eastern Phoebe 0 1-Jan A Ripley/S Hamilton Hall Creek WMA Calvert
Vermilion Flycatcher 2        
Ash-throated Flycatcher 2        
Great Crested Flycatcher 0 19-Apr T Bell Patterson Park Calvert
Western Kingbird 0 10-May M Lynch/G Frantz Ft. McHenry Baltimore
Eastern Kingbird 0 5-Mar M Grey Lake Roland` Baltimore
Gray Kingbird 2        
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 2        
Fork-tailed Flycatcher 2        
   Shrikes
Loggerhead Shrike 2 27-Dec H Mahanes Shaffer Road Washington
Northern Shrike 0 3-Jan M Todd/D Czaplak Assateague SP Worcester
   Vireos
White-eyed Vireo 0 14-Apr P Craig Yard - Dameron St. Mary's
Yellow-throated Vireo 0 18-Apr H Holbrook Burtonsville Montgomery
Blue-headed Vireo 0 17-Apr T Marko/R Sussman Blue Mash Trail Montgomery
Warbling Vireo 0 20-Apr R Ringler Mumma Ford Frederick
Philadelphia Vireo 0 12-May J Peters/K Graff Ft. McHenry Baltimore
Red-eyed Vireo 0 18-Apr P Craig Dameron Yard St. Mary's
   Jays & Crows
Blue Jay 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
American Crow 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Fish Crow 0 1-Jan C Carroll Herring Run Park Baltimore
Common Raven 4E 1-Jan M Balestri Lilypons Frederick
   Larks & Swallows
Horned Lark 0 1-Jan M Balestri New Design Rd/Oland Rd Frederick
Purple Martin 0 6-Apr S Ricciardi Ft. Smallwood Park Anne Arundel
Tree Swallow 0 14-Feb G Smyle Blackwater NWR Dorchester
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 0 20-Mar K Graff Rumsey Island Harford
Bank Swallow 0 24-Apr S Ricciardi Ft. Smallwood Park Anne Arundel
Cliff Swallow 0 18-Apr R Sussman Brighton Dam Montgomery
Barn Swallow 0 22-Mar M Hafner Diamond Point Road Baltimore
   Chickadees, Titmouse, Nuthatches, & Creeper
Carolina Chickadee 4E 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Black-capped Chickadee 0 1-Jan F Pope Mt. Lake Park Garrett
Boreal Chickadee 2        
Tufted Titmouse 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Red-breasted Nuthatch 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
White-breasted Nuthatch 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
Brown-headed Nuthatch 4E 1-Jan F/N Saunders Yard Worcester
Brown Creeper 0 1-Jan A Ripley/S Hamilton Hall Creek WMA Calvert
   Wrens
Rock Wren 2        
Carolina Wren 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
Bewick's Wren 2        
House Wren 0 4-Jan D Bystrak Greenbury Point Anne Arundel
Winter Wren 0 1-Jan C Carroll Herring Run Park Baltimore
Sedge Wren 0 28-Apr S McCandless Elkton Marsh Cecil
Marsh Wren 0 4-Jan F Fallon Beard's Creek Anne Arundel
   Kinglets & Gnatcatcher
Golden-crowned Kinglet 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 0 27-Mar Mozurkewich/Fullerton Fran Uhler Natural Area Prince George's
   Thrushes
Northern Wheatear 2        
Eastern Bluebird 0 1-Jan A Ripley/S Hamilton Hall Creek WMA Calvert
Mountain Bluebird 2        
Townsend's Solitaire 2        
Veery 0 17-Apr S McCandless ? Cecil
Gray-cheeked Thrush 0 11-May P O'Brien Upper Watts Branch Park Montgomery
Bicknell's Thrush 4D 24-Oct Fide L Roslund Hope House Talbot
Swainson's Thrush 0 27-Apr S Arnold/B Hubick Curtis Bay Anne Arundel
Hermit Thrush 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Wood Thrush 0 17-Apr J Kostenko/T Bell California Yard St.Mary's
American Robin 0 1-Jan A Ripley Hall Creek WMA Calvert
Varied Thrush 2        
   Mimids
Gray Catbird 0 3-Jan D Mozurkewich Milltown Landing Prince George's
Northern Mockingbird 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
Sage Thrasher 2        
Brown Thrasher 0 1-Jan S Hamilton South Beach Calvert
   Starling, Pipit, and Waxwings
European Starling 0 1-Jan A Ripley Dunkirk Calvert
American Pipit 0 1-Jan G Jett/G Brewer Turkey Tayak Lane Charles
Bohemian Waxwing 2 7-Feb J Stasz* Tuckahoe Nursery Queen Anne's
Cedar Waxwing 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Yard Worcester
   Wood Warblers
Blue-winged Warbler 0 23-Apr A Ripley Flag Ponds Calvert
Golden-winged Warbler 0 8-May F Pope Hubbard Road Garrett
Tennessee Warbler 0 5-May G Jett Smith Pt. Rd and Rt 224 Charles
Orange-crowned Warbler 0 17-Apr D Harvey ? Howard
Nashville Warbler 0 24-Apr L Fullerton Patuxent North Tract Anne Arundel
Northern Parula 0 16-Apr S Noyes ? Prince George's
Yellow Warbler 0 17-Apr Z Baer Tuckahoe Caroline
Chestnut-sided Warbler 0 3-May S Arnold Patapsco Valley SP Howard
Magnolia Warbler 0 24-Apr J Hubbell Jennings-Randolph Res. Garrett
Cape May Warbler 0 5-May P O'Brien Upper Watts Branch Park Montgomery
Black-throated Blue Warbler 0 25-Apr D Burgraff Paper Mill Road Baltimore
Yellow-rumped Warbler 0 1-Jan A Ripley/S Hamilton Hall Creek WMA Calvert
Black-throated Gray Warbler 2        
Black-throated Green Warbler 0 18-Apr K Caldwell Knoxville Washington
Blackburnian Warbler 0 24-Apr J Hubbell    
Yellow-throated Warbler 0 26-Mar S Hamilton Yard Calvert
Pine Warbler 0 23-Jan C/D Broderick Yard Wicomico
Prairie Warbler 0 4-Jan A Ripley Cove Point Road Calvert
Palm Warbler 0 1-Jan G Lovelace Oak Grove Road Caroline
Bay-breasted Warbler 0 10-May C Carroll Patuxent Research Refuge Anne Arundel
Blackpoll Warbler 0 27-Apr J Miller Gaithersburg Montgomery
Cerulean Warbler 0 22-Apr A Martin Pennyfield Lock Montgomery
Black-and-white Warbler 0 4-Apr M Hoffman Old Beech Road Worcester
American Redstart 0 27-Mar Z Baer Colbourne Mill Rd Worcester
Prothonotary Warbler 0 17-Apr Z Baer Tuckahoe  Caroline
Worm-eating Warbler 0 17-Apr Z Baer Tuckahoe  Caroline
Swainson's Warbler 4E        
Ovenbird 0 13-Apr G Jett Yard Charles
Northern Waterthrush 0 19-Apr C Carroll Cylburn Arboretum Baltimore
Louisiana Waterthrush 0 27-Mar Z Baer Colbourne Mill Rd Worcester
Kentucky Warbler 0 24-Apr N Saunders/M Hoffman Mt. Olive Church Road Worcester
Connecticut Warbler 0 20-Sep H Holbrook Terrapin Park Kent
Mourning Warbler 0 3-Jun P Craig Dameron Yard St. Mary's
Common Yellowthroat 0 3-Jan D Mozurkewich Milltown Landing Prince George's
Hooded Warbler 0 17-Apr B Hartman Little Bennett SP Montgomery
Wilson's Warbler 0 8-May F Pope Mt. Lake Park Garrett
Canada Warbler 0 6-May F Pope Savage River State Forest Garrett
Yellow-breasted Chat 0 6-Jan J Paul Chancellor's Point Road Talbot
   Tanagers
Summer Tanager 0 22-Apr S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Scarlet Tanager 0 19-Apr S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Western Tanager 2        
   Sparrows
Green-tailed Towhee 2        
Spotted Towhee 2 19-May J Peters* Ft. McHenry Baltimore
Eastern Towhee 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Bachman's Sparrow 2        
American Tree Sparrow 0 1-Jan A Ripley Dunkirk Calvert
Chipping Sparrow 0 1-Jan E Kirschbaum Loch Raven Baltimore
Clay-colored Sparrow 0 20-Apr G Radko, J Green Pt. Lookout St.Mary's
Field Sparrow 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Vesper Sparrow 0 27-Mar R Sussman Tucker Lane, Ashton Montgomery
Lark Sparrow 0 29-Aug M Hafner et. al. Assateague Island Worcester
Lark Bunting 2 24-Oct Brighton/Holbrook/Hubbell Vessey Orchard Somerset
Savannah Sparrow 0 1-Jan A Ripley Dunkirk Calvert
Grasshopper Sparrow 0 19-Feb K Graff Patapsco WWTP Baltimore
Baird's Sparrow 2        
Henslow's Sparrow 4E 8-May F Pope Hubbard Road Garrett
Le Conte's Sparrow 2 13-Nov M Hafner Vaughn  Worcester
Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow 0 22-May Stasz/Powell/Burchett Hart-Miller Island Baltimore
Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow 4C 1-May H Armistead S. Dorchester Dorchester
Seaside Sparrow 4C 17-Apr B Ringlelr, B Ellis Diamond Point Road Baltimore
Fox Sparrow 0 1-Jan J Shenot Jug Bay Prince George's
Song Sparrow 0 1-Jan S Hamilton South Beach Calvert
Lincoln's Sparrow 0 24-Mar VON Lake Needwood Montgomery
Swamp Sparrow 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Yard Worcester
White-throated Sparrow 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
Harris's Sparrow 2        
White-crowned Sparrow 0 1-Jan A Ripley Dunkirk Calvert
Dark-eyed Junco 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
Lapland Longspur 0 18-Jan P Webb Oland/New Design Rds Frederick
Smith's Longspur 2        
Chestnut-collared Longspur 2        
Snow Bunting 0 24-Jan J Stasz, et. al. Salisbury Landfill Wicomico
   Cardinals, Grosbeaks, & Buntings
Northern Cardinal 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 0 21-Apr M Callahan Nanjemoy Charles
Black-headed Grosbeak 2        
Blue Grosbeak 0 21-Apr D Olsen Brown's Bridge Montgomery
Lazuli Bunting 2 24-Oct Brighto/Holbrook/Hubbell Vessey Orchard Somerset
Indigo Bunting 0 22-Apr B Butler Bolton Hill Baltimore
Painted Bunting 2 8-May J Boxwell/P Craig Dameron Yard St.Mary's
Dickcissel 0 18-May P Craig Longneck Road St.Mary's
Bobolink 0 3-May M Callahan BARC Prince George's
   Blackbirds, Grackles, & Orioles
Red-winged Blackbird 0 1-Jan S Hamilton North Beach Calvert
Eastern Meadowlark 0 1-Jan F/N Saunders Ironshire Sta Road Worcester
Yellow-headed Blackbird 4D 24-Jan F/N Saunders Five Mile Branch Worcester
Rusty Blackbird 0 8-Jan G Jett Yard Charles
Brewer's Blackbird 4D 18-Jan M Walsh Pinehurst Village Wicomico
Common Grackle 0 2-Jan F/N Saunders Rt 50, OC Worcester
Boat-tailed Grackle 4B 11-Jan K Graff Assateague SP Worcester
Brown-headed Cowbird 0 1-Jan M Tice Glenn Dale Prince George's
Orchard Oriole 0 20-Apr W Strobel Sandy Point SP Anne Arundel
Baltimore Oriole 0 24-Jan G Jett Waldorf Charles
Bullock's Oriole 2        
   Finches
Pine Grosbeak 2        
Purple Finch 0 1-Jan A Ripley Yard Calvert
House Finch 0 1-Jan D Bystrak Yard Anne Arundel
Red Crossbill 0        
White-winged Crossbill 0        
Common Redpoll 0 11-Jan W Ellison Chesapeake Landing Kent
Hoary Redpoll 2        
Pine Siskin 0 7-Jan J Fry Pylesville Harford
American Goldfinch 0 1-Jan S Hamilton Am Chestnut Land Trust Calvert
Evening Grosbeak 0 15-Jan fide A Smith Hancock  Washington
   Weaver Finches
House Sparrow 0 1-Jan S Hamilton North Beach Calvert
           
   Species New to the MD List*:
Brown Shrike 2 1-Jul P Benton Harwood Anne Arundel
Great White Heron (subspecies) 2 3-Oct fide P Davis Violette's Lock Montgomery
Calliope Hummingbird 2 13-Nov M Gustafson Bowie Prince Georges
Cave Swallow 2 26-Nov Stas/Hafner/Burchette Lilypons Frederick
  2        
  2        
*Pending Records Cmte Review          
 
MD/DC Records Committee Review Codes:
0 Non-reviewable species
2 Reviewable anywhere in Maryland
4A-4E Reviewable if found in certain specified ranges in Maryland (see MD/DCRC Review List)
Xp Extirpated in Maryland
Xt Extinct