Waterbird Count, April 24

More of the same today. Had a little bit of rain in the afternoon but visibility was mostly unaffected. Tomorrow’s forecast of rain and strong wind looks pretty dismal.

Wood Duck – 2
Mallard – 8
Redhead – 1
Greater/Lesser Scaup – 3
Unidentified Aythya sp. – 3
White-winged Scoter – 29
Long-tailed Duck – 243
Common Goldeneye – 8
Common Merganser – 17
Red-breasted Merganser – 103
Unidentified duck sp. – 4
Common Loon – 13
Horned Grebe – 3
Double-Crested Cormorant – 79
Great Blue Heron – 1

Others:
Turkey Vulture – 7
Osprey – 2
Northern Harrier – 3
Sharp-shinned Hawk – 2
Bald Eagle – 6
Red-tailed Hawk – 1