Date: 11/5/18 6:23 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for Nov. 5, 2018
Location: Walnut Creekaccess

Date: November 5, 2018     

Time:0655 to 0855

Weather: Cloudy, 48 F, Swind to 10 mph, calm onshore, occasional sprinkle.

Comments:  Bonaparte’s Gulls were moving east near shorein small, but steady numbers, totaling at least 350 in the two hours ofwatching.  Waterfowl continue to bemoving far offshore, though the viewing was good this morning.


 
Waterbirds recorded:


 
Canada Goose  5

Gadwall  2

Mallard  14

Lesser Scaup  540

Surf Scoter  1

White-winged Scoter  16

Black Scoter  1

Surf/Black scoter  39

Bufflehead  33

Common Goldeneye  2

Red-breastedMerganser  20

Red-throated Loon  1

Common Loon  20

Horned Grebe  4

Double-crestedCormorant  2

Killdeer  1


 
Other bird moving acrossthe lake:


 
Unidentified Passerine  1  Jerry McWilliamsErie, Erie County, Pa.jerrymcw@aolcom
 
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