Date: 11/2/20 8:05 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for November 2, 2020
Location: Sunset Point, Presque Isle State Park

Date: November 2,2020       

Time: 0645 to 0945

Weather: Cloudy,  a few snow flurries, NW to 25 mph, waves six feet. Temp. 37 to 40 F

Comments:  Heaviest movement occurred during the first45 minutes of the watch with occasional periods of movement throughout themorning.  Nearly all birds were movingwest.  Scaup and Red-breasted Merganserswere the most frequently seen ducks.

 

Waterbirds recorded:

 Mallard  1

American Black Duck  9

Northern Pintail  8

Ring-necked Duck  2

Greater Scaup  50

Lesser Scaup  225

Scaup species  630

Surf Scoter  9

White-winged Scoter  2

Black Scoter  11

Surf/Black scoter  6

Long-tailed Duck  3

Bufflehead  10

Common Goldeneye  23

Red-breastedMerganser  290

Horned Grebe  18

Black-belliedPlover  6

Dunlin  18

Common Tern  1

Red-throated Loon  2

Common Loon  12

Loon species  5

 Other birds moving alongthe lake:

 Snow Bunting  12


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