[CT Birds] CACC
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Wed Dec 5 14:22:52 EST 2012
12/5 Milford, Connecticut Audubon Coastal Center, 10AM-1PM, partly
very low tide rising.
Good to get back here after the hurricane and family obligations.
A brief look at Long Island Sound(10AM) had about 23 Black ducks, and 32
(about) Red breasted Mergansers. A visitor mentioned he saw 3 Ruddy ducks
in with Black ducks.
Cardinals & goldfinches.
On the marsh were 16 American black ducks, 4 mallards, 5 mute swans, 1
Great black backed gull on the osprey nest,
1 Peregrine flyover, 6 Brant flyovers, 2 Rock doves flyover, .
As tide came in, there were 6 Gadwall, about 30 Buffleheads (tried to count
when most were up) & 6 Red Breasted Mergansers.
Beverly Propen, Orange
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