Waterbird Count, September 7

Everyday of the past week has been in competition for my slowest day ever at McGulpin Point. Unique to today was that I had no Common Loons. A little duck variety was a nice upside. Outside of waterbirds, I had a decent variety of warblers in the trees behind me.

American Wigeon – 1
Mallard – 2
Redhead – 6
Common Merganser – 31
Red-necked Grebe – 2
Double-crested Cormorant – 27
Great Blue Heron – 1

Bald Eagle – 4

Black-and-white Warbler – 1
American Redstart – 3
Northern Parula – 2
Magnolia Warbler – 1
Chestnut-sided Warbler – 1
Blackpoll Warbler – 1
Black-throated Blue Warbler – 1
Yellow-rumped Warbler – 1

Monarch – 3