Date: 9/15/20 7:30 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for September 15, 2020
Location: Sunset Point, Presque Isle State Park

Date: September 15, 2020       

Time: 0655 to 0825

Weather: Mostly clear,calm wind becoming SE to 5 mph, Temp. 48 to 56 F.  Waves one foot.

Comments:  Couldn’t image it getting any slower, but itdid today. For waterbirds, just three Canada Geese and a bunch ofcormorants.  The two Merlins crossing thelake from Canada were carrying food.  Asingle woodpecker crossing the lake from Canada, was pursued by a HerringGull.  Judging by the woodpeckers size,it was likely a sapsucker.

 Waterbirds recorded:

 Canada Goose  3

Double-crestedCormorant  350

 Others birds movingacross the lake:


Unidentifiedwoodpecker  1

Merlin  2

Peregrine Falcon  1

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