Date: 3/27/17 1:42 pm
From: Sam Miller <zamziller...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] Fwd: eBird Report - Hager Pond, Marlborough, Mar 27, 2017
Carla and I went to Hager Pond this afternoon after the heaviest rain had passed and relocated the drake Eurasian Wigeon found yesterday by Kathy Dia. Bring a scope if you have one.
eBird checklist is below.
Sam Miller and Carla Dengler
Acton, MA

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> Hager Pond, Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, US
> Mar 27, 2017 1:39 PM - 2:29 PM
> Protocol: Traveling
> 0.1 mile(s)
> 17 species (+1 other taxa)
>
> Canada Goose 20
> Mute Swan 2
> Wood Duck 4
> Gadwall 3 Continuing.
> Eurasian Wigeon 1 Continuing drake found 3/26 by Kathy Dia. Along the far southern shore, visible from both ends of the parking lot, but potentially could go out sight behind an island.
> American Wigeon 4
> Mallard (Northern) 40
> Mallard (Domestic type) 2
> Northern Shoveler 1
> Ring-necked Duck 13
> Hooded Merganser 4
> Common Merganser 10
> Great Blue Heron (Blue form) 1
> Ring-billed Gull 48
> Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1 *Early. Plain brown swallow, square tailed, seen well and close multiple times from above; swallows were flying low over the water in the rain.
> Tree Swallow 15 Conservative estimate.
> Song Sparrow (melodia/atlantica) 1
> Common Grackle (Bronzed) 8
>
> View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S35475394
>
> This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org)


 
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