Date: 3/5/17 5:33 pm
From: Rudolph Keller <rckeller...>
Subject: Lake Ontelaunee (IBA), Berks, Mar 5, 2017
E. Wigeon continues its long stay.



> Lake Ontelaunee (IBA), Berks, Pennsylvania, US
> Mar 5, 2017 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
> Protocol: Traveling
> 3.0 mile(s)
> Comments: Baird Ornithological Club waterfowl walk. Clear, moderate nw
> wind, 11-25F, shallow backwaters frozen.
> 38 species
>
> Snow Goose 1
> Canada Goose 125
> Mute Swan 5
> Tundra Swan 4
> Wood Duck 2
> Gadwall 8
> Eurasian Wigeon 1 Continuing drake at West Shore bridge.
> American Wigeon 65
> American Black Duck 2
> Mallard 14
> Northern Pintail 15
> Ring-necked Duck 6
> Bufflehead 3
> Hooded Merganser 22
> Common Merganser 700
> Red-breasted Merganser 2
> Great Blue Heron 1
> Black Vulture 2
> Turkey Vulture 4
> Bald Eagle 1
> Ring-billed Gull 42
> Herring Gull 6
> Lesser Black-backed Gull 2 Two adults with Herring & Ring-billed
> Gulls. One slightly darker than the other. Intermediate in size between
> Herring & Ring-billed, dark gray backs.
> Mourning Dove 3
> Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
> Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) 2
> American Crow 3
> Tufted Titmouse 2
> White-breasted Nuthatch 2
> Carolina Wren 2
> Eastern Bluebird 8
> American Robin 15
> Pine Warbler 1 At dam associating with E. Bluebirds. The latest of a
> few reports of a wintering bird at this location. Bright yellow breast,
> wingbars, otherwise rather drab, warbler bill.
> Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored) 5
> Northern Cardinal 2
> Red-winged Blackbird 1
> Common Grackle 1
> House Finch 2
>
> View this checklist online at
> http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S34979116
>
> This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org/pa)
>
Rudy Keller
Boyertown, PA
Berks County
 
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