|Status: Summer Resident.||Last recorded on site in 2021|
|1987-1991: Confirmed||1992-1996: Confirmed|
|1997-2001: Confirmed||2002-2006: Confirmed|
|2007-2011: Likely but not confirmed||2012-2016: Confirmed|
|The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.|
|At this time of year, this species is rare on site.|
This species is present from early March all through July along the edges of scattered woodlands. In 1988, at least 6 birds were summer residents. Breeding has been confirmed at a number of locations throughout the lab. Breeding confirmation was made on May 8, 2015 when an adult and chick were found together in Girl Scout Woods.
Photographer: William Pixler.