Date: 11/7/20 10:10 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for November 7, 2020
Location: Sunset Point, Presque Isle State Park

Date: November 7,2020       

Time: 0650 to 0920

Weather: Clear, calmwind, calm lake.  Temp. 49 to 58 F

Comments:  Red-winged Blackbirds continued migratingacross the lake from Canada by the hundreds. Waterbird movement was light, though more birds than I expected underthese weather conditions, with birds moving east and west.  Jennifer Ferrick and Roger Donn assisted withthe count.

 

Waterbirds recorded:

 Wood Duck  1

Lesser Scaup  45

Scaup species  250

Surf Scoter  4

White-winged Scoter  13

Black Scoter  5

Surf/Black scoter  8

Common Goldeneye  16

Red-breastedMerganser  68

Horned Grebe  35

Red-throated Loon  9

Common Loon  32

Loon species  9

Double-crestedCormorant  12

 Other birds moving alongor across the lake:

 Peregrine Falcon  2

European Starling  10

American Goldfinch  41

Red-wingedBlackbird  5800

Common Grackle  2

Yellow-rumpedWarbler  1

Small Passerine   15

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