Waterbird Count, September 1-2

September is off to a slow start, these past two days weren’t quite as eventful as the last few days of August. It’s unfortunate since the weather has been so pleasant. Darrell Lawson is covering me today (Sept 3) so hopefully he sees some good things.

September 1
Canada Goose – 122
Mallard – 1
White-winged Scoter – 4
Common Loon – 21
Horned Grebe – 1
Red-necked Grebe – 65
Double-crested Cormorant – 96
Great Blue Heron – 2
Bonaparte’s Gull – 8

Turkey Vulture – 10
Sharp-shinned Hawk – 1
Bald Eagle – 4
Merlin – 1

Monarch – 1

September 2
Canada Goose – 11
Mallard – 2
White-winged Scoter – 2
Common Merganser – 5
Common Loon – 15
Red-necked Grebe – 11
Double-crested Cormorant – 116
Great Egret – 1

Turkey Vulture – 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk – 1
Bald Eagle – 3

Monarch – 2

Red-necked Grebe 8/20/16

Red-necked Grebe 8/20/16