Date: 3/20/17 5:00 pm
From: Kevin Graff <keyweststyle2001...>
Subject: [MDBirding] Hart-Miller Island, 03/20/17
03/20/17 – 715am-3pm

Hart-Miller Island, Essex, B Co., MD



WEATHER: Sunny/MC, 35-53 degrees, NW 3K- NW 4K OBS: Kevin Graff, Martin
Granbom



Canada Goose – 56

*MUTE SWAN – 1

Tundra Swan – 76 (including flock of 17 flyby N)

Wood Duck – 2

Gadwall – 34

American Wigeon – 6

American Black Duck – 63

Mallard – 65

*BLUE-WINGED TEAL – 2

Northern Shoveler – 385

Northern Pintail – 76

Green-winged Teal – 62

*CANVASBACK – 2

Ring-necked Duck – 33

Greater Scaup – 4

Lesser Scaup – 1286

Scaup Sp – 9

*LONG-TAILED DUCK – 1 (hen)

Bufflehead – 79
*COMMON GOLDENEYE – 1 (hen)

Hooded Merganser – 1 (drake)

Red-breasted Merganser – 35

Ruddy Duck – 317

Pied-billed Grebe – 3

Horned Grebe – 2

Double-crested Cormorant – 106

*AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN – 1 (photos)

Great Blue Heron – 9

Turkey Vulture – 2 (migrating N, non-stop toward mainland)

Osprey – 6

Bald Eagle – 6

Northern Harrier – 2

Sharp-shinned Hawk – 1

Cooper’s Hawk – 1

Peregrine Falcon – 1

*VIRGINIA RAIL – 1

American Coot – 26

Killdeer – 6

*PECTORAL SANDPIPER – 5 (photos)

Wilson’s Snipe – 1

Bonaparte’s Gull – 7

*LAUGHING GULL – 1

Ring-billed Gull – 52

Herring Gull – 13

Great Black-backed Gull – 9

Mourning Dove – 32

Red-bellied Woodpecker – 1

Downy Woodpecker – 2

Northern Flicker – 8

Eastern Phoebe – 2

American Crow – 3

Fish Crow – 1

*HORNED LARK – 13

*BARN SWALLOW – 1

Carolina Wren – 3

Golden-crowned Kinglet – 3

Hermit Thrush – 1

American Robin – 11

Northern Mockingbird – 1

European Starling – 8

Yellow-rumped Warbler – 2

Eastern Towhee – 8

American Tree Sparrow – 2

Savannah Sparrow – 1

Song Sparrow – 133

Swamp Sparrow – 19

White-throated Sparrow – 19

White-crowned Sparrow – 2 (immature)

“Slate-colored” Junco – 1

Northern Cardinal – 17

Red-winged Blackbird – 248

Common Grackle – 13

American Goldfinch – 1

SPECIES: 72 INDIVIDUALS: 3413



MAMMALS: Red Fox – 2, Fresh tracks: WT Deer, Raccoon & Opossum



BUTTERFLIES: Orange Sulphur – 8, Cabbage White – 7


Kevin Graff
Jarrettsville, MD
<KeyWeststyle2001...>

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