Monday, September 8, 2008

WEATHER: Sunny, with a strong WNW wind in the morning that died off by the end of the count.

WATERFOWL: The duck diversity continued to be good today with nine species of ducks including; 6 WW Scoters, 48 Northern Pintail, and 81 GW Teal. Only 514 RN Grebes went by today, and 2 RT Loons.

SHOREBIRDS: Slower then yesterday, with 1 Am. Golden Plover, 4 Baird's Sandpipers, and 30 Sanderlings.

JAEGERS: 1 immature dark morph Jaeger, came by just after 7:00 a.m., followed by a adult Parasitic Jaeger a few hundred yards behind it.

The forecast for tomorrow is calling for NW winds, and rain.

Good Birding,

Tim Baerwald
Waterbird Counter

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