Date: 2/6/19 11:33 am From: Beverly Propen via CTBirds <ctbirds...> Subject: [CT Birds] CACC
2/6 Milford, Connecticut Audubon Coastal Center 10am-1:30PM, sunny, low tide rising, 35F. The marsh waters were like glass today. 17 American Black ducks, 10 Red breasted Mergansers (1 male was messing up his "hair do"-it kept rubbing his head on his back and his feathers were so ruffled), 1 Common Loon, 1 Mute Swan, 3 Gadwalls, 3 Canada Geese fly over. On grounds & feeders, were 2 Blue Jays, 6 Mourning doves, 2 Song sparrows, 1 White breasted nuthatch, 2 Titmouse, 3 House finches, 2 Cardinals, 4 Black capped chickadees, 1 American Goldfinch, and House sparrows.
On Long Island Sound side, -over 100 Canada Geese, 7 Gadwalls, 4 Green winged teal, 2 Mute swans (1 was juvenile with some gray feathers), .