Patterson Park is an urban oasis and migratory stopover for birds in the Atlantic Flyway.

Bird Species at Patterson Park

Bird Species at Patterson Park

Did you know that over 200 species of birds have visited Patterson Park?

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Birding Tours

Birding Tours

Over 200 bird species have been documented in Patterson Park! You never know who we'll find in our urban oasis.

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Common Birds in Patterson Park

Baltimore Oriole

Latin:  Icterus galbula

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Wood Thrush

Latin:  Hylocichla mustelina

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Chimney Swift

Latin:  Chaetura pelagica

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Black-throated Blue Warbler

Latin:  Setophaga caerulescens

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Red-winged Blackbird

Latin:  Agelaius phoeniceus

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Latin:  Anas platyrhynchos

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American Woodcock

Latin:  Scolopax minor

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Latin:  Pandion haliaetus

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American Robin

Latin:  Turdus migratorius

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Red-tailed Hawk

Latin:  Buteo jamaicensis

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Northern Flicker

Latin:  Colaptes auratus

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American Redstart

Latin:  Setophaga ruticilla

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