Friday, March 11, 2011

Irondequoit Bay Outlet Bridge • March 11

Mary Flood and I birded the Irondequoit Bay Outlet Bridge over lunchtime today. Overall bird numbers were down, but our favorite find was a Killdeer to the east of the eastern pier in the backyard of one of the houses. First of the season for us. :-) 


Swan Goose

Swan Goose

Female Greater Scaup

Lesser Scaup (left), Greater Scaup (right)

Redhead (back), Lesser Scaup (front)

Killdeer

Killdeer

Location:     Irondequoit Bay Marine Park--Bay Outlet
Observation date:     3/11/11
Number of species:     14

Swan Goose     4
Canada Goose     30
Mute Swan     30
Mallard     40
Redhead     11
Greater Scaup     4
Lesser Scaup     5
White-winged Scoter     2
Long-tailed Duck     10
American Coot     4
Killdeer     1
Ring-billed Gull     100
Herring Gull     2
Rock Pigeon     30

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