Date: 11/16/20 8:04 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for November 16, 2020
Location: Walnut Creek access

Date: November 16,2020       

Time: 0715 to 0915

Weather: Cloudy, WSWwind to 30 mph falling to 20 mph, waves eight feet falling to six feet. Temp.40 F

Comments: Overnight highwind caused extensive storm damage along the lake closing Presque Isle S.P.

Viewing conditions weretough with the high wind, poor lighting, and high waves prevented any longdistant viewing.  A few west-bound scaupand Red-breasted Mergansers, and hundreds of east-bound Bonaparte’s Gulls.

 

Waterbirds recorded:

 Gadwall  5

Mallard  2

Lesser Scaup  1

Scaup species  445

Bufflehead  6

Common Goldeneye  3

Red-breastedMerganser  550

Horned Grebe  10

Red-throated Loon  1

Common Loon  10

Loons species  3
Jerry McWilliamsErie, Erie County, <Pa.jerrymcw...>
 
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