Date: 11/14/17 7:37 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for Nov. 14, 2017
Location: Sunset Point,Presque Isle State Park
Date: November 14, 2017
Time: 0700 to 0900
Weather: Cloudy, temp.43 F, NW to 10 mph, waves one foot.
Comments: There was anice movement of Red-breasted Mergansers, a few scaup, and a few Common Loons, butlittle else. Roger Donn assisted withthe count. Two Snowy Owls were on thebeach and breakwaters just east and west of the lighthouse.

Waterbirds recorded:

Tundra Swan 28
Greater Scaup 1
Lesser Scaup 70
Unidentified scaup 245
White-winged Scoter 7
Surf/Black scoter 3
Long-tailed Duck 13
Common Merganser 2
Red-breastedMerganser 4870
Red-throated Loon 2
Common Loon 35
unidentified loon 1
Horned Grebe 1
Double-crested Cormorant 1

Other birds over thelake:

Bald Eagle 1
Peregrine Falcon 1
Red-wingedBlackbird 100
Small passerine 1

Jerry McWilliams
Erie, Erie County, Pa.
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