Western Shore Migrant Search

MD MD, United States

Host: YMOS Contact: George Radcliffe (radclifg@gmail.com, 410-463-1669) Description: Migrant search of Western Shore areas: Susquehanna SP, Swan Harbor, North Point State Park.

Soldiers Delight

Soldiers Delight Overlook 5344 Deer Park Road, Owings Mills, MD

Host: Baltimore Bird Club Leader: Sarah Luttrell, luttrell.sa@gmail.com. Description: Expect to see a wide variety of migrating songbirds at Soldiers Delight Natural Environment Area in Owings Mills. Meet at the Overlook on Deer Park Rd. We will cover 1.5- 2 miles of sometimes rocky terrain. Trails can be muddy if the weather has been wet. […]

Cylburn Arboretum

Vollmer Center at Cylburn Arboretum 4915 Greenspring Avenue, Baltimore, MD

Host: Baltimore Bird Club Leader: Peter Lev, plev@comcast.net or 410-952-9426. Description: Meet at the main Vollmer Center parking lot for easy birding in Cylburn's gardens and urban forest. Expect to find a variety of migrant and resident birds. Beginning birders welcome. Trip limited to 10 participants. Pre-registration required- RSVP to the leader.

Foreman’s Branch Bird Observatory

Foreman's Branch Bird Observatory Chino Farm Lane, Chestertown, MD, United States

Host: Caroline Bird Club Contact Debby Bennett at dabennett1996@gmail.com to register and for directions. Description: Bird Band observation. Great for kids. Adults welcome too.

Little Bennett Regional Park

MD, United States

Host: Montgomery Bird Club LEADER: Gemma Radko at gradko@yahoo.com.   Description: We will be looking for warblers and other migrants on the Wilson Mill Trail. Possible Kentucky Warbler. Limit: 8.

Lake Roland

Lake Roland Park 1000 Lakeside Drive, Baltimore, MD

Host: Baltimore Bird Club Leader: Ron Davis, ronldavis1963@gmail.com. Description: Continuing series of weekly walks following the progress of spring migration in Lake Roland's varied habitats. Meet at the Light Rail Parking Lot (Boardwalk entrance to the park). Check with leader if weather is extreme (rain, wind).

Zoom Meeting: YMOS

Virtual

Topic: MD/DC Breeding Bird Atlas Project. Contact: George Radcliffe, radclifg@gmail.com, 410-463-1669

Meeting: Carroll County Bird Club

Carroll Nonprofit Center 255 Clifton Boulevard, Westminster, MD, United States

Speaker: Gene Scarpulla. “Shorebirds 101: An Introductory Overview” Abstract: Gene Scarpulla’s virtual presentation will concentrate on how to get started with shorebird identification and will be appropriate for new birders; for experienced birders who have never gotten around to figuring out shorebirds; and for birders of all levels who need a brush-up in preparation for […]

Orioles at Cromwell Valley Park

Cromwell Valley Park 2175 Cromwell Bridge Road, Parkville, MD

Host: Baltimore Bird Club Leader: Mark Linardi, mlinardi@outlook.com or 443-834-8413. Description: Cromwell in early May is an excellent place to see/hear Baltimore and Orchard Orioles. 10+ Baltimore Orioles very possible. Meet at the Willow Grove parking lot.

Walk at Patuxent North Tract

Patuxent Research Refuge - North Tract 230 Bald Eagle Dr, Laurel, MD 20724, Laurel, MD, United States

Host: Anne Arundel Bird Club Contact Alan Young, alanmyoung@gmail.com or 410-991-8300

Fort McHenry

Fort McHenry 2400 E Fort Ave, Baltimore, MD, United States

Host: Baltimore Bird Club Leader: Mary Chetelat, 443-564-6551. Description: Continuing survey of bird activity at the Fort. Binoculars required. A telescope can be useful for distance viewing. Canceled in bad weather and walk will be rescheduled to May 10. General grounds include the paved Seawall Trail. Meet in the large grassy unpaved roped off parking […]

Semi-Monthly afternoon walk at Lake Artemesia

Lake Artemesia Natural Area Berwyn Rd at Ballew Ave, Berwyn Heights, MD, United States

Host: Patuxent Bird Club & PGAS. Description: Two-mile walk around lake on paved path; wheelchair-accessible. Families welcome. Meet at parking area at corner of Berwyn Rd. and Ballew Ave. in […]

Meeting: Frederick Bird Club

Homewood at Crumland Farms 7407 Willow Road, Frederick, MD, United States

Dennis Grizzle will emcee Trivia Night. Meeting will be in-person and Zoom.

Birding by Ear at Hughes Hollow

Hughes Hollow (McKee-Besher WMA) Sycamore Landing Road, Poolesville, Maryland

Host: Montgomery Bird Club LEADER: Paul Woodward at grackling@ATT.NET. Description: Tune up your ears as we listen for and learn to identify the songs and calls of migrant and local breeding birds. The trip will be geared to new birders but all are welcome. Meet at 7 a.m. at the parking lot at Hughes Hollow. […]

Meeting: Harford Bird Club

Churchville Presbyterian Church 2844 Churchville Rd, Churchville, MD, United States

Presentation by Dennis Kirkwood: Birding on Seven Continents

Dorchester County May Count

MD MD, United States

Contact Harry Armistead (215-913-4785 or harryarmistead@hotmail.com) if you are interested in participating

Fred Archibald Sanctuary Count

Fred Archibald Sanctuary 6011 Boyers Mill Road, New Market, MD, United States

Contact David Smith (443-995-4108 or lacsmith@comcast.net)

Warbler Walk

Susquehanna State Park Rock Run area 4398 Rock Run Road, Havre de Grace, MD, United States

Host: Harford Bird Club Leader: Tim Houghton (410-510-7504; timhoughton@comcast.net). Description: Take a stroll through the park in search of spring migrants, especially the beautiful but, difficult to find and ID […]

Western Washington County

MD MD, United States

Host: Washington County Bird Club Text Mark Abdy, 301-573-1301 or email mjabdy@yahoo.com. Description: Bird walk with Mark Abdy and Heather McSharry.

Monthly walk at Fran Uhler Natural Area

Fran Uhler Natural Area 7600 Lemon’s Bridge Road, Bowie, MD, United States

Host: Patuxent Bird Club & PGAS. Leader Bill Sefton (kiwisuits@msn.com). Description: Two-mile out-and-back walk at natural area on the Patuxent River; fields, wet woods, brushy areas. Trail is gravel and […]