Waterbird Count – 13 September

Calm, warm day at McGulpin. Aside from a handful of Sharp-shinned Hawks that came over, some migrating geese, and the usual mergansers, there was no activity to speak of.
Canada Goose – 41
Hooded Merganser – 4
Common Merganser – 12
Double-crested Cormorant – 16
Ring-billed Gull – 5
Herring Gull – 2
Other species:
Sharp-shinned Hawk – 4
Bald Eagle – 1
Ruby-throated Hummingbird – 1
Downy Woodpecker – 1
Pileated Woodpecker – 1
American Crow – 3
Common Raven – 1
Red-breasted Nuthatch – 1
Monarch Butterfly – 1