There's a lot of waterfowl activity, flocks coming and going, mostly milling around but sometimes taking flight in panic. Couldn't see any Tundra Swans today.
Location: SW corner Cayuga Lake Observation date: 1/26/11 Notes: Waterfowl gathering out at the edge of the ice, good viewing, especially when the sun peeks out. Number of species: 24 Canada Goose 85 Mallard 25 Canvasback 65 Redhead 2050 Ring-necked Duck 5 Greater/Lesser Scaup 6 Bufflehead 6 Common Goldeneye 2 Common Merganser 2 Bald Eagle 1 Red-tailed Hawk 1 Great Black-backed Gull 10 gull sp. 90 Mourning Dove 2 Red-bellied Woodpecker 1 Downy Woodpecker 2 Hairy Woodpecker 1 Blue Jay 2 American Crow 2 Black-capped Chickadee 2 Tufted Titmouse 1 White-breasted Nuthatch (Eastern) 2 Carolina Wren 2 Northern Cardinal 1 American Goldfinch 5 House Sparrow 1 This report was generated automatically by eBird v2(http://ebird.org<http://ebird.org/>) -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1) http://email@example.com/maillist.html 2) http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/CAYU.html 3) http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/Cayugabirds Please submit your observations to eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ --