Louisiana Waterthrush

(Parkesia motacilla)



Status: Migrant. Last recorded on site in 2021

The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.
At this time of year, this species is unexpected on site.

On June 2, 1988, a single male was seen and heard singing by the edge of a pond located in the center of the Big Woods. Since then individuals have been found in a number of locations on site; all in wet wooded areas.