Date: 11/3/17 8:05 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 3, 2017 Time: 0745 to 1015 Weather: Cloudy becomingvariably cloudy, temp. 52 F, W becoming NW to 10 mph, waves two feet. Light tomoderate rain showers early. Comments: It was a slowstart with poor visibility and when the rain stopped waterfowl began to movewith a decent showing of Bufflehead, Common Goldeneye, and Long-tailedDuck. Birds were moving east andwest. Roger Donn assisted with the countfor a short while.
Gadwall 5 American Wigeon 2 American Black Duck 14 Mallard 3 Northern Pintail 65 (one flock!) Lesser Scaup 126 Surf Scoter 3 White-winged Scoter 2 Black Scoter 1 Long-tailed Duck 52 Bufflehead 93 Common Goldeneye 51 Red-breastedMerganser 56 Red-throated Loon 2 Common Loon 41 Horned Grebe 6 Double-crestedCormorant 85 Black-belliedPlover 5 Sanderling 3
Other bird flying alongthe lake:
Bald Eagle 1 imm.
Jerry McWilliams Erie, Erie County, Pa. <jerrymcw...>