Baltimore’s Birding & Parks Community

For a Baltimore bird checklist, download this list provided by the Baltimore Bird Club.

Visit these websites to learn more about Baltimore’s bird clubs, regional birding and bird conservation organizations:

Patterson Park Audubon Center
Audubon Maryland-DC
Baltimore Bird Club
Lights Out! Baltimore
Greater Baltimore Wilderness Coalition
Delmarva Birding Weekends
Maryland Ornithological Society
Maryland DNR Wildlife & Heritage Service
Maryland Bird Conservation Initiative
Maryland Biodiversity Project
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Chesapeake Bay Field Office
The home of the American Birding Association is in nearby Delaware City, DE.

Join these Facebook groups to keep up with Baltimore’s latest sightings and rarities:

Patterson Park Audubon Center
Baltimore Bird Club
MD Birding

Visit these websites for information about Baltimore’s parks, trails and ecological restoration sites:

Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks
Parks & People Foundation
Friends of Druid Hill Park
Friends of Gwynns Falls Leakin Park
Friends of Herring Run Parks
Friends of Patterson Park
Friends of Stony Run
Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine
Masonville Cove
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
National Aquarium
Gwynn Falls Trail
Jones Falls Trail
Baltimore Greenway Trails Network
Baltimore Green Map
Blue Water Baltimore

Visit these websites for information about the economic impact of birding and wildlife-associated recreation:

2011 Birding in the United States: A Demographic and Economic Analysis
2011 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation
The Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016 (from Outside magazine, Dec. 2016)