Thanks to all those who helped with the November IBA Waterfowl Count!

In Lake Ontario we counted hundreds of Scaup, Bufflehead, Red-breasted Merganser and Long-tailed Ducks.  Smaller numbers of Common Goldeneye, Tundra Swans, Canada Geese, Horned Grebes were also spotted.  Raptor sightings included Peregrine Falcon, Rough-legged Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk and Bald Eagle.  Flocks of Robins, RW Blackbirds, Grackles and Cedar Waxwings were flying around the South Shore.  Other notable sightings included Purple Finch, Northern Shrike, Winter Wren, Eastern Bluebird, Tree Sparrow, Brown Creeper and Ruffed Grouse.