Date: 7/25/17 7:28 pm
From: zzedpowers <in-bird-l...>
Subject: [IN-BIRD-L] Eagle Marsh, Ft Wayne
I made a brief stop at the west end of Eagle Marsh, mainly to see if there was shorebird habitat. There was some, but found no shorebirds (other than a single Killdeer). A nice surprise was three Caspian Terns, not unprecedented, bur uncommon here.

Eagle Marsh, Allen, Indiana, US
Jul 25, 2017 2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Protocol: Traveling
0.5 mile(s)
Comments: 77 F, mostly sunny, light wind
13 species

Mallard 15
Great Blue Heron 3
Great Egret 9
Green Heron 2
Killdeer 1
Caspian Tern 3 Gull-sized tern; red-orange bill, black cap, long pointed wings; flying over water. Found at this location in July on five previous years in the past 12.
American Robin 1
European Starling 8
Common Yellowthroat 3
Song Sparrow 2
Eastern Towhee 2
Red-winged Blackbird 2
American Goldfinch 2

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Ed Powers, Allen County

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