District of Columbia Review List

Maryland/District of Columbia Records Committee District of Columbia
Review List 5 November 2022
The MD/DC Records Committee reviews reports of birds observed in the District of Columbia that meet the following criteria:

1. Any species observed in the District of Columbia that is not on the MD/DCRC Official List of the Birds of DC.
(The current Official List of the Birds of DC can be found on the MD/DCRC web site at https://mdbirds.org/dc-bird-list/)

2. Species on the MD/DCRC District of Columbia Review List.

Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
Barnacle Goose
Eurasian Wigeon
Tufted Duck
Common Ground Dove
White-winged Dove
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Clapper Rail
King Rail
Purple Gallinule
Yellow Rail
Black Rail
Black-necked Stilt
Piping Plover
Long-billed Curlew
Hudsonian Godwit
Red Knot
Red Phalarope
Parasitic Jaeger
Long-tailed Jaeger
Thick-billed Murre
Sabine’s Gull
Black-headed Gull
Little Gull
Franklin’s Gull
California Gull
Yellow-legged Gull
Sooty Tern
Bridled Tern
Gull-billed Tern
Arctic Tern
Black Skimmer
Pacific Loon
Leach’s Storm-Petrel
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel
Wood Stork
frigatebird species
Brown Pelican
Roseate Spoonbill
Northern Goshawk
Prairie Falcon
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
Dusky Flycatcher
Bell’s Vireo
Loggerhead Shrike
Northern Shrike
Bohemian Waxwing
Bewick’s Wren
Bachman’s Sparrow
LeConte’s Sparrow
Seaside Sparrow
Henslow’s Sparrow
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Bullock’s Oriole
Black-throated Gray Warbler
Black-headed Grosbeak
Painted Bunting


Please submit reports of any bird sightings meeting these criteria to:
Phil Davis
Secretary, MD/DC Records Committee
2549 Vale Court
Davidsonville, MD  21035
email:     pdavis@ix.netcom.com
web site:    https://mdbirds.org/records-committee/
phone:    (301) 261-0184
The species names and taxonomy of this list conform to the 2022 63rd supplement to the American Ornithological Society’s Check-list of North and Middle American American Birds.
A documentation guideline/checklist containing points to include in sighting reports is available from the secretary or the MD/DCRC web site, above.