Date: 11/27/19 11:08 am From: Kelsey W. <kelseypsu...> Subject: [MDBirding] Re: Long-tailed Duck continues, Lake Artemesia
Still there all morning. Moved from the southeastern portion of lake shore after 1.5 hours to middle of northern portion of lake. Halfway between the metal dock and far shore when I left at 1. He blended in very well due to the cloud coverage and wind.
On Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 6:11:29 PM UTC-5, Derek C. Richardson wrote: > > > I was able to check the lake just around dusk today and the Long-tailed > Duck reported earlier was still present, in the southern portion. There > was also a Horned Grebe lurking with Pied-billed Grebes in the northern > portion. Full eBird list below: > > Lake Artemesia, Prince George's, Maryland, US > Nov 26, 2019 4:27 PM - 4:54 PM > Protocol: Traveling > 1.486 mile(s) > Checklist Comments: > Quick loop to check for the reported LTDU--found it! > 21 species (+2 other taxa) > > Canada Goose 200 > Wood Duck 2 > Mallard 6 > Mallard (Domestic type) 1 all white, with the female ABMH and male > Mallard > Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid) 1 hanging out with the domestic > & Mallard as usual > Ring-necked Duck 50 > Long-tailed Duck 1 continuing, in southern portion > Bufflehead 10 > Hooded Merganser 6 > Ruddy Duck 1 > Pied-billed Grebe 5 > Horned Grebe 1 in northern portion > Mourning Dove 2 > Downy Woodpecker 1 > Northern Flicker 1 > Carolina Wren 4 > European Starling 2 > Northern Mockingbird 1 > American Robin 2 > White-throated Sparrow 10 > Song Sparrow 1 > Eastern Towhee 1 > Northern Cardinal 6 > > View this checklist online at https://ebird.org/checklist/S61779293 > > This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 > (https://ebird.org/home) > > D > > -- > Derek C. Richardson, Laurel, PG County, MD > http://www.astro.umd.edu/~dcr/personal.html >