Date: 11/4/19 7:07 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for November 4, 2019
Location: Sunset Point, Presque Isle State ParkDate:  November 4, 2019Time:  0645 to 0915Weather: Cloudy, SW wind to 5 mph, waves less than a foot, 43 FComments:A fair number of Common Loons were moving mainly to the east, with a light movement of ducks, though there was some species diversity.  One flock of scaup consisting of about 100 birds was mainly Greater Scaup.  The most seen so far this season.  Highlight was a Red-necked Grebe flying west.  Jennifer Ferrick and Bernie O'Connor assisted with the count.
Waterbirds recorded:
Canada Goose  3Tundra Swan  2Gadwall  1American Black Duck  2Mallard  10Northern Pintail  5Redhead  4Greater Scaup  75Lesser Scaup  51Unidentified scaup  68Surf Scoter  4White-winged Scoter  4Black Scoter  2Surf/Black scoter  6Bufflehead  32Common Goldeneye  5Hooded Merganser  4Red-breasted Merganser  22Red-throated Loon  5Common Loon  151unidentified loon  13Pied-billed Grebe  1Horned Grebe  1RED-NECKED GREBE  1Dunlin  9Common Tern  1
Other birds moving across the lake:
Bald Eagle  1Merlin  1

Jerry McWilliamsErie, Erie County, <Pa.jerrymcw...>  
 
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