Date: 11/20/17 5:23 pm From: Andrew Dreelin <randrew899...> Subject: Re: [GABO-L] West Point Dam - 11/20
Great stuff, Walt. No doubt a nice product of the (much needed) cold front rolling through and bringing lots of stuff in on its heels!
On Mon, Nov 20, 2017 at 8:06 PM, Walt Chambers <chambersw...> wrote:
> Hit West Point around 2pm..stayed until almost sundown. A lot of ducks, > loons, and grebes were there when I first got there... several gulls and a > batch of White Pelicans came into roost later. It was nice to get 15 spp. > of duck (with good numbers of some) including Canvasback, Redhead, Greater > Scaup, Red-breasted Merganser and N Pintail. A lot of birdlife in general > today...Noted species: > > > Wood Duck - 1 > > Northern Shoveler - 1 > > Gadwall - 4 > > Mallard - 2 > > Northern Pintail - 9 > > Green-winged Teal - 1 > > Canvasback - 15 > > Redhead - 31 > > Ring-necked Duck - 46 > > Greater Scaup - 5 (probably more) > > Lesser Scaup - 185 > > Bufflehead - 1 > > Hooded Merganser - 6 > > Red-breasted Merganser - 139 > > Ruddy Duck - 10 > > Common Loon - 105 > > Pied-billed Grebe - 8 > > Horned Grebe - 63 > > Double-crested Cormorant - 142 > > American White Pelican - 20 > > Bald Eagle - 1 > > American Coot - 8 > > Bonaparte's Gull - 46 > > Ring-billed Gull - 300+ > > Herring Gull - 1 > > Forster's Tern - 6 > > American Pipit - 3 > > > > Walt Chambers > > Columbus > > You must be a subscriber to post to GABO-L. > Instructions for subscribing (and the guidelines) are found here: > http://www.gos.org/georgia-birders-online Please read the guidelines > before posting. > > Send regular postings to <gabo-l...> > > To search GABO-L archives or manage your subscription, go to > https://listserv.uga.edu/cgi-bin/wa?A0=GABO-L > > To contact a listowner, send message to <GABO-L-request...> >