Date: 9/2/19 5:59 pm
From: Michael David <michaeltdavid...>
Subject: 12 Shorebird species, Southwestern PA
Hi All,

Belated update on shorebirds in Western PA. Yesterday I visited 3 locations
with low water levels and consequently lots of muddy flats and shallows.
All 3 locations should continue to attract shorebirds this fall.

Thorn Reservoir in Butler County:
16 Killdeer
2 Semipalmated Sandpiper
1 SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER
2 Solitary Sandpiper

Yellow Creek State Park in Indiana County:
17 Semipalmated Plover
40 Killdeer
1 BAIRD'S SANDPIPER
15 Least Sandpiper
1 Pectoral Sandpiper
25 Semipalmated Sandpiper
1 Spotted Sandpiper
1 Solitary Sandpiper
6 Lesser Yellowlegs

Somerset Lake in Somerset County:
3 Semipalmated Plover
80 Killdeer
3 SANDERLING
5 BAIRD'S SANDPIPER
10 Least Sandpiper
2 Pectoral Sandpiper
20 Semipalmated Sandpiper
1 WESTERN SANDPIPER
2 Solitary Sandpiper
18 Lesser Yellowlegs

Best,

Michael David
Allegheny Co.
 
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