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Annual Bird Sightings in Maryland

2005

Updated Through 31 December, 2005
Current Count: 345 (81.4%) + 3 Possible New Species



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


2005 Maryland Annual Bird Sightings
Species Code Date Seen Person Reporting Locale County
   Ducks, Geese, & Swans
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 2        
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 2        
Greater White-fronted Goose 0 15-Jan LRoslund Leeds Creek Talbot
Snow Goose 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Ross's Goose 4E 13-Jan DPoet Centreville Queen Anne's
Brant 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders Assateague Island Worcester
Canada Goose 0 1-Jan CStarling Edgewood APG Harford
Cackling Goose 0 1-Jan F/Nsaunders Ocean Downs Worcester
Mute Swan 0 1-Jan DBystrak Solomon's Island St. Mary's
Trumpeter Swan -- X Xp        
Tundra Swan 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders Skimmer Island Worcester
Wood Duck 0 22-Jan HHolbrook/JBrighton Barren Creek Wicomico
Gadwall 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Pond Worcester
Eurasian Wigeon 0 16-Jan Kschwarz Eagles Landing Worcester
American Wigeon 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
American Black Duck 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Mallard 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Blue-winged Teal 0 6-Mar F/NSaunders Choptank River Dorchester
Cinnamon Teal 2        
Northern Shoveler 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Pond Worcester
Northern Pintail 0 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
Green-winged Teal 0 1-Jan SHamilton/ARipley Flag Ponds Calvert
Canvasback 0 1-Jan GBach-Watson Little Seneca/Black Hill RP Montgomery
Redhead 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Ring-necked Duck 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Tufted Duck 2        
Greater Scaup 0 1-Jan DBystrak Pt. Lookout St. Mary's
Lesser Scaup 0 1-Jan GBach-Watson Little Seneca/Black Hill RP Montgomery
King Eider 4B 1-Jan MTodd/DCzaplak OC Inlet Worcester
Common Eider 4B 1-Jan F/NSaunders OC Inlet Worcester
Harlequin Duck 4B 9-Jan M Burchette OC Inlet Worcester
Surf Scoter 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders OC Inlet Worcester
White-winged Scoter 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders OC Inlet Worcester
Black Scoter 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders OC Inlet Worcester
Long-tailed Duck 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Bufflehead 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Common Goldeneye 0 1-Jan JKostenko/TBell Sandgates St. Mary's
Barrow's Goldeneye 2        
Hooded Merganser 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Common Merganser 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Red-breasted Merganser 0 1-Jan GBach-Watson Little Seneca/Black Hill RP Montgomery
Masked Duck 2        
Ruddy Duck 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
   Pheasant, Gouse, & Quail
Ring-necked Pheasant 0 1-Jan ASmith/SMcKeon Blackwater NP Dorchester
Ruffed Grouse 0 26-Mar BHubick/JBrighton ? ?
Greater Prairie-Chicken -- X Xp        
Wild Turkey 0 1-Jan JKostenko/TBell Sandgates St. Mary's
Northern Bobwhite 0 2-Jan fide KGaskill ? Prince Georges
   Loons & Grebes
Red-throated Loon 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders OC Inlet Worcester
Pacific Loon 3 27-Dec J Shepard OC Inlet Worcester
Common Loon 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Pied-billed Grebe 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Horned Grebe 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Red-necked Grebe 0 2-Feb JPeters Ft. McHenry Baltimore
Eared Grebe 0 1-Jan GBach-Watson Little Seneca/Black Hill RP Montgomery
Western Grebe 2        
   Oceanic Species
Yellow-nosed Albatross 2        
Northern Fulmar 4A 26-Feb PGuris Pelagic Worcester
Black-capped Petrel 2        
Cory's Shearwater 4A 3-Jul S McCandless/P John Assateague Island Worcester
Greater Shearwater 4A 4-Jun P Guris Pelagic Worcester
Sooty Shearwater 4A 4-Jun P Guris Pelagic Worcester
Manx Shearwater 4A        
Audubon's Shearwater 4A 27-Aug P Guris Pelagic Worcester
Wilson's Storm-Petrel 4B 4-Jun P Guris Pelagic Worcester
White-faced Storm-Petrel 2        
Leach's Storm-Petrel 4A 26-Aug P Guris Pelagic Worcester
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel 2        
Northern Gannet 4B 15-Jan SMcCandless Assateague Island Worcester
   Pelicans
American White Pelican 0 17-Jun fide C Starling Fairfield Baltimore
Brown Pelican 4B 3-Jan JStasz Patuxent NAS St. Mary's
   Cormorants, Anhinga, and Frigatebird
Double-crested Cormorant 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders Ocean Pines Pond Worcester
Great Cormorant 4C 1-Jan F/NSaunders OC Inlet Worcester
Anhinga 2 20-Apr T Bell Edgewater Anne Arundel
Magnificent Frigatebird 2        
   Bitterns, Herons, & Egrets
American Bittern 0 23-Jan JShenot Jug Bay/Croom Yard Prince Georges
Least Bittern 0 30-Apr A Martin Hughes Hollow Montgomery
Great Blue Heron 0 1-Jan NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Great Egret 0 1-Jan ASmith/SMcKeon Blackwater NP Dorchester
Snowy Egret 0 29-Mar SRicciiardi Ft. Smallwood Anne Arundel
Little Blue Heron 0 3-Apr R/J Stone White Marsh Road Dorchester
Tricolored Heron 4D 6-Feb JBrighton Deal Island Dorchester
Reddish Egret 2        
Cattle Egret 0 2-Apr N Saunders Berlin Worcester
Green Heron 0 6-Apr B Gearhart Lilypons Frederick
Black-crowned Night-Heron 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Pond Worcester
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 0 28-Mar TStock Sligo Creek Montgomery
   Ibis & Spoonbill
White Ibis 0 27-May H Armistead Holland Island Dorchester
Glossy Ibis 0 30-Mar J Reese Poplar Island Talbot
White-faced Ibis 2        
Roseate Spoonbill 2        
   Stork & Vultures
Wood Stork 2        
Black Vulture 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Turkey Vulture 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Greater Flamingo 2        
   Kites & Hawks
Osprey 0 21-Feb CStarling North East River Cecil
Swallow-tailed Kite 0 9-Apr R Sussman Blue Mash Trail Montgomery
Mississippi Kite 0 1-May D Czaplak Little Seneca Reservoir Montgomery
Bald Eagle 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Northern Harrier 0 1-Jan JShenot Jug Bay/Croom Yard Prince Georges
Sharp-shinned Hawk 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Cooper's Hawk 0 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
Northern Goshawk 0 8-Jan FPope Gortner Garrett
Red-shouldered Hawk 0 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
Broad-winged Hawk 0 1-Apr fide J Speicher Washington Monument SP Washington
Swainson's Hawk 2 25-Sep J Stasz et al Pt. Lookout St. Mary's
Red-tailed Hawk 0 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
Rough-legged Hawk 0 7-Jan JStasz Nanticoke River Wicomico
Golden Eagle 0 2-Jan KGraff Rt. 121/Ganley Road Montgomery
   Falcons
American Kestrel 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders South Point Farms Worcester
Merlin 0 8-Jan JStasz Wango/Powellsville Worcester
Gyrfalcon 2        
Peregrine Falcon 0 2-Jan ARipley Solomon's Island Calvert
   Rails, Coots, & Moorhens
Yellow Rail 2        
Black Rail 4C 16-Jan Fide VON Elliott Island Road Dorchester
Corn Crake 2        
Clapper Rail 4B 18-Mar P Craig/A Bishop Cornfield Drive St. Mary's
King Rail 0 16-Apr B Hubick/S Arnold Southern County Area Worcester
Virginia Rail 0 1-Jan GMackiernan/BCooper Lilypons Frederick
Sora 0 8-Apr D Powell Hughes Hollow Montgomery
Purple Gallinule 2        
Common Moorhen 0 29-Apr A Martin Hughes Hollow Montgomery
American Coot 0 1-Jan GBach-Watson Little Seneca/Black Hill RP Montgomery
   Limpkin & Crane
Limpkin 2        
Sandhill Crane 0 8-May N Saunders Rt 50 Flyover Talbot
   Plovers
Black-bellied Plover 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders Skimmer Island Worcester
American Golden-Plover 0 23-Aug Fide VON Hughes Road Montgomery
Wilson's Plover 2        
Semipalmated Plover 0 27-Apr J Reese Poplar Island Talbot
Piping Plover 4B 30-Apr F/N Saunders Assateague Island Worcester
Killdeer 0 1-Jan MBalestri Steiner Smith Road Frederick
American Oystercatcher 4B 1-Jan F/NSaunders OC Inlet Worcester
Black-necked Stilt 4C 9-Apr Z Baer Elliott Island Road Dorchester
American Avocet 0 13-Jun Z Baer Poplar Island Talbot
   Sandpipers
Greater Yellowlegs 0 7-Jan JStasz Shorter's Wharf Road Dorchester
Lesser Yellowlegs 0 7-Jan JStasz Elliott Island Road Dorchester
Solitary Sandpiper 0 5-Apr G Lovelace Private Farm Caroline
Willet 0 16-Jan SArnold/BHubick Eagle's Nest Campground Worcester
Spotted Sandpiper 0 10-Mar DCzaplak nr Violette's Lock Montgomery
Upland Sandpiper 0 2-May J Brighton Trout Run WWTP Garrett
Eskimo Curlew 2        
Whimbrel 4D 14-May F/N Saunders Assateague Island Worcester
Long-billed Curlew 3        
Hudsonian Godwit 4D 19-Sep J Reese Poplar Island Talbot
Marbled Godwit 4D 14-Jul G Jett Skimmer Island Worcester
Ruddy Turnstone 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders Skimmer Island Worcester
Red Knot 0 1-Jan MTodd/DCzaplak OC Inlet Worcester
Sanderling 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders Skimmer Island Worcester
Semipalmated Sandpiper 0 30-Apr A Martin River Rd/S. of White's Ferry Montgomery
Western Sandpiper 0 Jan/Feb J Reese Poplar Island Talbot
Red-necked Stint 2        
Little Stint 2        
Least Sandpiper 0 6-Apr G Lovelace Oak Grove Road Caroline
White-rumped Sandpiper 0 7-May G Scarpull Hart-Miller Island Baltimore
Baird's Sandpiper 0 18-Aug G Lovelace Federalsburg Caroline
Pectoral Sandpiper 0 12-Mar Rsussman Graceham Road Frederick
Purple Sandpiper 4C 1-Jan F/NSaunders OC Inlet Worcester
Dunlin 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders Skimmer Island Worcester
Curlew Sandpiper 2 15-May G Scarpulla, et al Hart-Miller Island Baltimore
Stilt Sandpiper 0 20-May MOS Conferenece ? Calvert?
Buff-breasted Sandpiper 0 15-Aug G Lovelace N. Oak Grove and Kinder Roads Caroline
Ruff 5C 15-Oct G Jett/G Brewer Rt. 50 Linkwood Dorchester
Short-billed Dowitcher 0 23-Apr M Hoffman Sinnepuxent Bay Worcester
Long-billed Dowitcher 0 14-Aug G Scarpulla Hart-Miller Island Baltimore
Wilson's Snipe 0 1-Jan MBalestri Lilypons Frederick
American Woodcock 0 12-Jan SHenyon/KCole Patuxent River Park Prince Georges
Wilson's Phalarope 0 28-May G Scarpulla Hart-Miller Island Baltimore
Red-necked Phalarope 0 26-May J Reese Poplar Island Talbot
Red Phalarope 4D 26-Feb P Guris Pelagic Worcester
   Skuas, Gulls, & Terns
Great Skua 2        
South Polar Skua 2        
Pomarine Jaeger 4B        
Parasitic Jaeger 4B 8-May C Harris Assateague Island Worcester
Long-tailed Jaeger 2        
Laughing Gull 4D 19-Jan CVaughn Fruitland Wicomico
Franklin's Gull 4E 4-Nov F Shaffer Schoolhouse Pond Prince Georges
Little Gull 4C 24-Mar MHafner/MBurchette Lapidum Harford
Black-headed Gull 4C 24-Mar MHafner/MBurchette Lapidum Harford
Bonaparte's Gull 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders OC Inlet Worcester
Black-tailed Gull 2        
Mew Gull 2        
Ring-billed Gull 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
California Gull 2 11-Dec fide T Bell Potomac River Montgomery
Herring Gull 0 1-Jan JKostenko/TBell Sandgates St. Mary's
Yellow-legged Gull 2        
Thayer's Gull 4D 15-Jan JChurchill Cecil Landfill Cecil
Iceland Gull 4D 3-Jan SMcCandless North East Town Park Cecil
Lesser Black-backed Gull 4D 3-Jan SMcCandless North East Town Park Cecil
Glaucous Gull 4D 8-Jan JStasz Salisbury Landfill Wicomico
Great Black-backed Gull 4D 1-Jan JKostenko/TBell Sandgates St. Mary's
Kelp Gull 2 1-Jan JKostenko/TBell Sandgates St. Mary's
Sabine's Gull 2 26-Sep D Czaplak Violette's Lock Montgomery
Black-legged Kittiwake 4A 26-Feb PGuris Pelagic Worcester
Ross's Gull 2 1-Apr A Urquhart Lapidum Harford
Gull-billed Tern 4B 24-Jun M Hoffman Knox Marsh Worcester
Caspian Tern 0 4-Apr M Janes Lake Kittamaqundi Howard
Royal Tern 4C 30-Mar TBell Chesapeake Bio Lab Anne Arundel
Sandwich Tern 4B 28-Aug S Arnold, et. Al. Assateague Island ORV Worcester
Roseate Tern 4A 21-May M Burchett, et al Hart-Miller Island Baltimore
Common Tern 0 14-Apr J Reese Poplar Island Talbot
Arctic Tern 2        
Forster's Tern 0 1-Jan DBystrak Leonardtown St. Mary's
Least Tern 4C 21-Apr S Ricciardi Ft. Smallwood Anne Arundel
Bridled Tern 4A 26-Aug P Guris Pelagic Worcester
Sooty Tern 2        
Black Tern 0 27-Apr J Reese Poplar Island Talbot
Black Skimmer 4C 23-Apr M Hoffman Sinnepuxent Bay Worcester
   Alcids
Dovekie 4A 17-Jan MTodd/DCzaplak OC Inlet Worcester
Common Murre 2        
Thick-billed Murre 2        
Razorbill 4A 1-Jan MTodd/DCzaplak OC Inlet Worcester
guillemot, species 2        
Atlantic Puffin 4A 26-Feb PGuris Pelagic Worcester
   Doves & Pigeons
Rock Pigeon 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders Skimmer Island Worcester
Eurasian Collared Dove 2 1-Aug G Smyle Mason-Dixon Pond Frederick
White-winged Dove 32        
Mourning Dove 0 1-Jan MTice Bowie Prince Georges
Passenger Pigeon -- X Xt        
Common Ground-Dove 2        
   Parakeet & Cuckoos
Carolina Parakeet -- X Xt        
Black-billed Cuckoo 0 2-May F Fallon Lake Artemesia Prince Georges
Yellow-billed Cuckoo 0 16-Apr T Field Bon Secours Howard
Groove-billed Ani 2        
   Owls
Barn Owl 0 1-Jan MBalestri Rt. 550 Frederick
Eastern Screech-Owl 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Great Horned Owl 0 1-Jan NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Snowy Owl 0 17-Dec LRoslund Elliott Island Road Dorchester
Burrowing Owl 2        
Barred Owl 0 1-Jan MBalestri Noland's Ferry Frederick
Long-eared Owl 0 10-Jan LRoslund Jean Shehan Audubon Sanctuary Talbot
Short-eared Owl 0 3-Jan KRambo Patuxent NAS St. Mary's
Northern Saw-whet Owl 0 1-Jan JStasz Rt. 97 Howard
   Nightjars & Swifts
Common Nighthawk 0 10-Apr M Dodson Darlington/Moxley Roads Harford
Chuck-will's-widow 0 22-Apr M Hoffman Assateague Island Worcester
Whip-poor-will 0 3-Apr NSaunders W. Ocean City Worcester
Chimney Swift 0 1-Apr BOtt Ellicott City Yard Howard
   Hummingbirds & Kingfisher
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 0 11-Apr J Kostenko California Yard St. Mary's
Rufous Hummingbird 0 7-Dec J Stasz North Beach Cakvert
Belted Kingfisher 0 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
   Woodpeckers
Red-headed Woodpecker 0 1-Jan MBalestri Oak Hill Road Frederick
Red-bellied Woodpecker 0 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Downy Woodpecker 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Hairy Woodpecker 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 2        
Northern Flicker 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Pileated Woodpecker 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
   Flycatchers
Olive-sided Flycatcher 0 15-May M Burchette, et. al. Indian Springs Fishing Pond Washington
Eastern Wood-Pewee 0 20-Apr P Craig Pt. Lookout St. Mary's
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher 0 22-May E Kreiss Gwynn's Falls Baltimore
Acadian Flycatcher 0 20-Apr P Craig Dameron St. Mary's
Alder Flycatcher 0 14-May F Pope Trout Run WWTP Garrett
Willow Flycatcher 0 8-May M Burchette/J Stasz Rocky Gap SP Garrett
Least Flycatcher 0 5-Apr G Bach-Watson Lilypons Frederick
Hammond's Flycatcher 2 23-Nov H Kaestner NCR Trail Baltimore
Eastern Phoebe 0 8-Jan SArnold/BHubick Rt. 16 Caroline
Vermilion Flycatcher 2        
Ash-throated Flycatcher 2        
Great Crested Flycatcher 0 22-Apr P Craig Dameron St. Mary's
Western Kingbird 0 10-May J Peters Ft. McHenry Baltimore
Eastern Kingbird 0 6-Apr M Hoffman Patty Woods Road Farm Worcester
Gray Kingbird 2 19-Oct C & D Broderick George's Landing Road Worcester
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 2        
Fork-tailed Flycatcher 2        
   Shrikes
Loggerhead Shrike 2 1-Jan JSpeicher Shaffer Road Washington
Northern Shrike 0 21-Feb CStarling Pickering Creek Talbot
   Vireos
White-eyed Vireo 0 7-Apr M Hoffman   Wicomico
Yellow-throated Vireo 0 22-Apr M Bowen  C & O Canal Montgomery
Blue-headed Vireo 0 6-Apr F Pope Lost Land Run Garrett
Warbling Vireo 0 22-Apr M Bowen C & O Canal Montgomery
Philadelphia Vireo 0 26-Aug B & J Ott Unknown Howard
Red-eyed Vireo 0 17-Apr fide VON Hughes Hollow Montgomery
   Jays & Crows
Blue Jay 0 1-Jan CStarling Edgewood APG Harford
American Crow 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Fish Crow 0 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
Common Raven 4E 26-Jan FPope Herrington Manor SP Garrett
   Larks & Swallows
Horned Lark 0 1-Jan GMackiernan/BCooper Rt. 85 Frederick
Purple Martin 0 23-Mar Mcallahan Nanjemoy Charles
Tree Swallow 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 0 26-Mar DPowell Seneca Montgomery
Bank Swallow 0 24-Apr W Ellison Chesapeake Farms Kent
Cliff Swallow 0 1-May R Ringler Liberty Lake Carroll
Barn Swallow 0 26-Mar PCraig MD Rock St. Mary's
   Chickadees, Titmouse, Nuthatches, & Creeper
Carolina Chickadee 4E 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
Black-capped Chickadee 0 1-Jan FPope Broadford Lake Garrett
Boreal Chickadee 2        
Tufted Titmouse 0 1-Jan KLambert Harwood  
Red-breasted Nuthatch 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
White-breasted Nuthatch 0 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
Brown-headed Nuthatch 4E 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Brown Creeper 0 1-Jan KLambert Harwood ?
   Wrens
Rock Wren 2        
Carolina Wren 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Bewick's Wren 2        
House Wren 0 2-Jan HHorrocks Sugarloaf CBC Montgomery
Winter Wren 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Sedge Wren 0 8-Jan JStasz Wetipquin Marsh Wicomico
Marsh Wren 0 8-Jan JStasz Wetipquin Marsh Wicomico
   Kinglets & Gnatcatcher
Golden-crowned Kinglet 0 1-Jan MBalestri Noland's Ferry Frederick
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 0 4-Apr T Bell SERC, Edgewater Anne Arundel
   Thrushes
Northern Wheatear 2        
Eastern Bluebird 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Mountain Bluebird 2        
Townsend's Solitaire 2        
Veery 0 30-Apr J Kostenko California Yard St. Mary's
Gray-cheeked Thrush 0 16-May E Kreiss Leakin Park Baltimore
Bicknell's Thrush 4D 14-May S McCandless Elkton Yard Cecil
Swainson's Thrush 0 29-Apr S Arnold Mears Property Baltimore
Hermit Thrush 0 1-Jan BRingler Piney Run Park Carroll
Wood Thrush 0 19-Apr J Kostenko California Yard St. Mary's
American Robin 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Varied Thrush 2        
   Mimids
Gray Catbird 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Northern Mockingbird 0 1-Jan CStarling Edgewood APG Harford
Sage Thrasher 2        
Brown Thrasher 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
   Starling, Pipit, and Waxwings
European Starling 0 1-Jan CStarling Edgewood APG Harford
American Pipit 0 1-Jan GMackiernan/BCooper Rt. 85 Frederick
Bohemian Waxwing 2        
Cedar Waxwing 0 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
   Wood Warblers
Blue-winged Warbler 0 11-Apr D Ford Rock Creek, Kensington Montgomery
Golden-winged Warbler 0 9-May F Pope Walnut Bottom Road Garrett
Tennessee Warbler 0 3-May P O'Brien Upper Watts Branch Montgomery
Orange-crowned Warbler 0 16-Apr B Ott Mt. Pleasant Howard
Nashville Warbler 0 30-Apr E Kreiss Grantsville Block Garrett
Northern Parula 0 8-Apr M Hoffman Mt. Olive Road Worcester
Yellow Warbler 0 19-Apr M Tice Bowie Prince Georges
Chestnut-sided Warbler 0 29-Apr E Kreiss Leakin Park Baltimore
Magnolia Warbler 0 30-Apr G Jett ? Charles
Cape May Warbler 0 4-May F Fallon Bowie Prince Georges
Black-throated Blue Warbler 0 7-Apr B & G Gaffney New Germany SP Garrett
Yellow-rumped Warbler 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Black-throated Gray Warbler 2 15-Oct G Radko/A Urciola Little Bennet RP Montgomery
Black-throated Green Warbler 0 7-Apr B & G Gaffney New Germany SP Garrett
Blackburnian Warbler 0 19-Apr F Pope Herrington Manor SP Garrett
Yellow-throated Warbler 0 1-Apr A Ripley Hall Creek NRMA Calvert
Pine Warbler 0 8-Jan KGraff Wildfowl Trust Queen Anne's
Prairie Warbler 0 18-Jan JPeters Ft. McHenry Baltimore
Palm Warbler 0 1-Jan ASmith/SMcKeon Blackwater NP Dorchester
Bay-breasted Warbler 0 9-May P O'Brien Upper Watts Branch Montgomery
Blackpoll Warbler 0 4-May W Strobel Schoolhouse Pond Prince Georges
Cerulean Warbler 0 24-Apr S Sanford Millford Mill Park Baltimore
Black-and-white Warbler 0 6-Apr D Curson Patterson Park Baltimore
American Redstart 0 8-Apr M Hoffman Mt. Olive Road Worcester
Prothonotary Warbler 0 9-Apr Z Baer Nassawango Wicomico
Worm-eating Warbler 0 20-Apr P Craig Dameron St. Mary's
Swainson's Warbler 4E 22-May Undisclosed Undisclosed Undisclosed
Ovenbird 0 6-Apr A Ripley Battle Creek Cypress Swamp Calvert
Northern Waterthrush 0 30-Mar M Callahan Mt. Olive Road Worcester
Louisiana Waterthrush 0 22-Mar DCzaplak Little Falls Dam Montgomery
Kentucky Warbler 0 6-May A Martin Upper Watts Branch Montgomery
Connecticut Warbler 0 4-Sep K Schwarz Middle Patuxent Howard
Mourning Warbler 0 23-May fide M Burchett C&O Canal ?
Common Yellowthroat 0 6-Apr F Shaffer Schoolhouse Pond Prince Georges
Hooded Warbler 0 30-Mar M Callahan Pocomoke River Worcester
Wilson's Warbler 0 2-May F Pope Mt. Lake Garrett
Canada Warbler 0 4-May P O'Brien Upper Watts Branch Montgomery
Yellow-breasted Chat 0 25-Feb B Butler Bolton Hill Baltimore
   Tanagers
Summer Tanager 0 20-Apr A Ripley Hall Creek NRMA Calvert
Scarlet Tanager 0 20-Apr A Ripley Yard Calvert
Western Tanager 2        
   Sparrows
Green-tailed Towhee 2        
Spotted Towhee 2        
Eastern Towhee 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Bachman's Sparrow 2        
American Tree Sparrow 0 1-Jan GMackiernan/BCooper Lilypons Frederick
Chipping Sparrow 0 1-Jan DBystrak Jug Bay Anne Arundel
Clay-colored Sparrow 0 8-Jan JStasz Royal Oak Road Wicomico
Field Sparrow 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Vesper Sparrow 0 1-Jan GMackiernan/BCooper ? Frederick
Lark Sparrow 0 27-Dec M Hafner ? Somerset
Lark Bunting 2        
Savannah Sparrow 0 1-Jan GMackiernan/BCooper ? Frederick
Grasshopper Sparrow 0 13-Feb JShenot Aquasco Prince Georges
Baird's Sparrow 2        
Henslow's Sparrow 4E 6-May F Pope Hubbard Road Garrett
Le Conte's Sparrow 2        
Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow 0 24-Apr P Craig Pt. Lookout St. Mary's
Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow 4C 9-Apr K Schwarz Smith Island Somerset
Seaside Sparrow 4C 28-Mar K Graf Waterview Wicomico
Fox Sparrow 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders W Ocean City Worcester
Song Sparrow 0 1-Jan JKostenko/TBell Sandgates St. Mary's
Lincoln's Sparrow 0 21-Apr B Ott Middle Patuxent Howard
Swamp Sparrow 0 1-Jan JKostenko/TBell Sandgates St. Mary's
White-throated Sparrow 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Harris's Sparrow 2        
White-crowned Sparrow 0 1-Jan GMackiernan/BCooper   Frederick
Dark-eyed Junco 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Lapland Longspur 0 1-Jan GMackiernan/BCooper Rt. 85 Frederick
Smith's Longspur 2        
Chestnut-collared Longspur 2        
Snow Bunting 0 1-Dec GScarpulla/DMozurkewich Sandy Point SP Anne Arundel
   Cardinals, Grosbeaks, & Buntings
Northern Cardinal 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 0 21-Apr J McGraw Yard Calvert
Black-headed Grosbeak 2        
Blue Grosbeak 0 6-Apr J Hebel Pemberton Historical Park Wicomico
Lazuli Bunting 2        
Indigo Bunting 0 21-Apr S Henyon Upper Marlboro Yard Prince Georges
Painted Bunting 2        
Dickcissel 0 11-May M Hafner Bel Air Yard Harford
Bobolink 0 21-Apr T Bell Soller's Wharf Road Calvert
   Blackbirds, Grackles, & Orioles
Red-winged Blackbird 0 1-Jan CStarling Edgewood APG Harford
Eastern Meadowlark 0 1-Jan F/NSaunders South Point Farms Worcester
Yellow-headed Blackbird 4D 23-Jan fide AHaury Sandy Point Farm Anne Arundel
Rusty Blackbird 0 2-Jan GBrewer/GJett Hard Bargain Farm Prince Georges
Brewer's Blackbird 4D 15-Jan JHubbell Rt.16 Caroline
Common Grackle 0 1-Jan KGraff Loch Raven Reservoir Baltimore
Boat-tailed Grackle 4B 15-Jan SMcCandless Elliott Island Dorchester
Brown-headed Cowbird 0 1-Jan CStarling Edgewood APG Harford
Orchard Oriole 0 21-Apr A Smith B & A Trial Park, Severna Park Anne Arundel
Baltimore Oriole 0 1-Jan GBrewer/GJett Bensville Road Charles
Bullock's Oriole 2        
   Finches
Pine Grosbeak 2        
Purple Finch 0 1-Jan KLambert Harwood ?
House Finch 0 1-Jan JShenot Croom/Jug Bay Prince Georges
Red Crossbill 0 26-Mar J Boone Oakland Yard Garrett
White-winged Crossbill 0 30-Jan SMcCandless Home Yard Cecil
Common Redpoll 0 8-Jan HHolbrook/JBrighton Cornfield Harbor Road St. Mary's
Hoary Redpoll 2        
Pine Siskin 0 1-Jan KLambert Harwood  
American Goldfinch 0 1-Jan SHamilton Scientists' Cliffs Calvert
Evening Grosbeak 0        
   Weaver Finches
House Sparrow 0 1-Jan CStarling Edgewood APG Harford
           
   Species New to the MD List:
Possible Slaty-backed Gull 2 10-Jan JShaffer Schoolhouse Pond Prince Georges
Northern Lapwing 2 12-Feb L/SNelson Black's Mill Road Frederick
Barnacle Goose 2 15-Oct W Ellison/N Martin Great Oak Pond Kent
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  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