Date: 11/1/17 8:14 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for Nov. 1, 2017
Location: Sunset Point, Presque Isle State Park
Date: November 1, 2017
Time: 0740 to 0940
Weather: Cloudy, temp. 37 F, S to 10 mph, waves less than a foot.
Comments: There was a west movement of Lesser Scaup as well as many Dunlin. Common Loons were also moving mostly to the east. Other waterfowl numbers low. Steve Denninger and Roger Donn assisted with the count.

Waterbirds recorded:

American Wigeon 1
American Black Duck 3
Mallard 11
Green-winged Teal 1
Lesser Scaup 570
Surf Scoter 6
White-winged Scoter 3
Surf/Black scoter 1
Long-tailed Duck 2
Bufflehead 9
Common Merganser 2
Red-breasted Merganser 51
Common Loon 140
Horned Grebe 8
Dunlin 320

Other birds over the lake:

Bald Eagle 1 imm.
Passerine 2

Jerry McWilliams
Erie, Erie County, Pa.
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