Date: 11/3/20 8:45 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for November 3, 2020
Location: Sunset Point, Presque Isle State Park

Date: November 3,2020       

Time: 0645 to 0945

Weather: Mostly clear,NW to 20 mph, waves three feet.  Temp. 46 F

Comments:  There was a westerly movement of mostlyLesser Scaup and Red-breasted Mergansers with many scaup staging off SunsetPoint.  Nearly the same number of birdstoday as yesterday.  Two large flocks ofSnow Buntings flew west past the watch as well. Julie Leonard assisted with the count.

 

Waterbirds recorded:

 Canvasback  2

Redhead  7

Ring-necked Duck  3

Greater Scaup  3

Lesser Scaup  330

Scaup species  620

Surf Scoter  14

White-winged Scoter  6

Black Scoter  4

Surf/Black scoter  12

Long-tailed Duck  8

Common Goldeneye  7

Red-breastedMerganser  255

Horned Grebe  11

Black-belliedPlover  4

Red-throated Loon  6

Common Loon  11

Loon species  1

Double-crestedCormorant  1

 Others moving across thelake:

 Snow Bunting  125

Small Passerine  3

Monarch  1

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