Date: 3/15/17 3:58 pm
From: Steve Thiessen <stevethiessen...>
Subject: [wisb] Re: Red-throated Loon numbers increasing in Port Washington


Were any going into breeding plumage ? Thanks.
Steve Thiessen Stoughton
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom Wood" <tcwood729...>
To: <Wisbirdn...>
Sent: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 5:05 PM
Subject: [wisb] Red-throated Loon numbers increasing in Port Washington


>I returned to Coal Dock Park in Port Washington this afternoon, and
>although
> numbers were down for some species from yesterday, I noticed that
> Red-throated Loon numbers have gone up. Though diving frequently, the four
> by the harbor entrance were still present, and then while standing on the
> wooden viewing deck with the information about the ship "Northerner", I
> spotted 7 more in a tight flock beyond the breakwall just south of the
> harbor entrance. I scanned back to see if I could still see 4 in the
> original location and saw only 3, so I'm not sure if 1 joined the flock of
> 7, or if the 4 were still at the harbor entrance. Later one entered a bit
> farther into the harbor. Anyway, total was 10 or 11.
> At this time, it is still best to have a scope and walk out to the east
> end
> of the park. It does get cold out there, so dress appropriately.
> Thomas Wood, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha County
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