Date: 10/19/18 7:32 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for Oct. 19, 2018
Location: Sunset Point,Presque Isle State Park

Date: October 19, 2018      

Time:0730 to 0930

Weather: Clear, temp. 43F, wind S to 5 mph, waves four to five feet.    

Comments:  Pretty quiet on the lake this morning exceptfor a western movement of shorebirds. Highlight was a White-rumped Sandpiper with a flock of about 30 Dunlin. 


 
Waterbirds recorded:


 
Gadwall  9

American Black Duck  14

Ring-necked Duck  4

Lesser Scaup  117

Surf Scoter  5

Black Scoter  1

Bufflehead  5

Common Goldeneye  2

Red-breastedMerganser  12

Ruddy Duck  3

Common Loon  11

Horned Grebe  1

Black-belliedPlover  2

Sanderling  7

WHITE-RUMPEDSANDPIPER  1

Dunlin  85

Common Tern  1


 
Other birds movingacross the lake;


 
Merlin  1

Eastern Phoebe  1 Jerry McWilliamsErie, Erie County, <Pa.jerrymcw...>
 
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