Waterbird Count, April 2

Nearly constant snow throughout the day, especially in the morning. Visibility was mostly poor but it cleared up intermittently. Wind was pretty calm until the last two hours. But it was still a productive day since poor weather doesn’t seem to concern the waterbirds.

Canada Goose – 4
Redhead – 3
Greater Scaup – 1
White-winged Scoter – 95
Long-tailed Duck – 834
Bufflehead – 2
Common Goldeneye – 4
Common Merganser – 15
Red-breasted Merganser – 116
Common/Red-breasted Merganser – 1
Unidentified duck sp. – 16
Common Loon – 1
Red-necked Grebe – 1

Others:
Bald Eagle – 5