Explore Birding Sites in Maryland & DC

The Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS) is pleased to present this online guide to the best birding sites in Maryland and the District of Columbia. Active birders throughout the state have contributed site descriptions to create this guide.

Maryland is a state of great natural beauty and diverse habitats, offering some of the best birding on the East Coast, with 455 bird species recorded in Maryland and 342 in Washington, D.C. Use this guide to start exploring the great birding that Maryland and DC have to offer!

Top eBird Hotspots in Maryland & DC

As of April 2019