• Coal Cargo Boat in the middle of the Canal being pulled by a mule team on the right hand side.

    Chesapeake & Ohio Canal

    National Historical Park DC,MD,WV

Birds

Numerous bird species can be observed throughout the year at C&O Canal NHP. Some live in or near the park year-round. Others are seasonal visitors to the park. May and June are prime birding months at C&O Canal National Historical Park.

For the bird resource brief complete with photos click here

For a bird checklist click here

 

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