[CT Birds] Gannets and more in East wind
mantlik at sbcglobal.net
Fri Apr 12 11:54:04 EDT 2013
>From Frank Mantlik
04/12 Stratford Seawatch from foot of COVE PLACE, 7:30-9:30 - 138 NORTHERN
GANNETS, 400 LONG-TAILED DUCKS, 11 Common Loon, 11 Red-throated Loon, 67 Scaup
(both species). East winds 25-33+ mph, rough seas, overcast.
Full eBird list here: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S13718141
When rain began and visibility diminished, I moved to STRATFORD POINT (relative
shelter of building's porch). Much less seen here. Perhaps the rain halted the
movement, or perhaps lower numbers due to lower visibilty.
Full eBird list here: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S13718228
My kind of birding, but time for some hot soup!
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