Date: 2/1/18 6:19 pm
From: Arthur Shippee via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: [CT Birds] Fwd: eBird Report - Long Beach, Stratford, Feb 1, 2018
We didn't find any Snowy Owls, but I added some lifers at Long Beach, Stratford. E.g., Long-tailed Duck & Horned Lark. Thanks to those who sent me directions & suggestions. We now know our way around there. (It was a delayed anniversary birding outing.)

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> Subject: eBird Report - Long Beach, Feb 1, 2018
> Date: February 1, 2018 at 8:44:42 PM EST
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> Long Beach, Fairfield, Connecticut, US
> Feb 1, 2018 12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
> Protocol: Traveling
> 0.5 mile(s)
> Comments: Went there for Snowy Owl, but didn't see it.
> 13 species (+1 other taxa)
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> American Black Duck 20 Many more in various locations around. Marsh side.
> White-winged Scoter 1 Surf side
> Long-tailed Duck 20 At least, in a couple of rafts. Surf side
> Bufflehead 12 Marsh side
> Common Goldeneye 8 Surf side
> Hooded Merganser 2 Marsh side
> Red-breasted Merganser 8 Marsh side
> Red-throated Loon 1 Marsh side
> Sanderling 2
> Dunlin 30 Sanderling & Dunlin surf side.
> Ring-billed Gull 10 There were a bunch of gulls around, RBGU & HEGU so far as I could tell, considerably more than 20
> Herring Gull 10
> Horned Lark 11
> sparrow sp. 1
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> View this checklist online at https://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S42422744
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> This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org)

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