Date: 11/4/20 10:05 am From: newtja84 <newtja84...> Subject: [ia-bird] Re: Surf Scoters Moore Rec Area E. Pocahontas County
Not seen today, they were a one day event.
On Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at 12:02:38 PM UTC-6 newtja84 wrote:
> A pair of Surf Scoters were found at Moore Rec Area E Pocahontas county
> North pond. This is a small property that used to be a quarry; it is
> located on P15 ~0.5 mi north of HWY 3 in Pocahontas County. There are two
> ponds, the birds were on the north ponds and the only birds on the water
> (lots of pipit or longspur action thinking longspur, but honestly wasn't
> focused on them). I also noted a small flock of Pine Siskin bouncing around
> the property…
> Should note that the blacktop this property is on is very active with
> heavy trucks coming and out of the active limestone quarry....do defer to
> said trucks.
> Jacob Newton
> Humboldt County, IA