Waterbird Count – 4 September

Strong southwest winds today and occasional light rain made for a reasonably quiet count compared to yesterday, but still had some loon movement and ducks coming through. A handful of White-winged Scoters and a Red-throated Loon were the highlights, but had some good diversity regardless of low numbers.
Redhead – 2
White-winged Scoter – 3
Hooded Merganser – 2
Red-breasted Merganser – 1
Red-throated Loon – 1
Common Loon – 7
Red-necked Grebe – 6
Double-crested Cormorant – 28
Great Blue Heron – 1
Ring-billed Gull – 17
Herring Gull – 3
Other species:
Bald Eagle – 4
Mourning Dove – 1
Monarch Butterfly – 1