Erie County birds of note were reported for October
White-rumped Sandpiper 1; Oct. 5; Sunset Point (waterbird count)
Little Gull 2 adults; Oct. 4; Sunset Point (waterbird count)
Parasitic Jaeger 1 juv.; Oct. 4; Sunset Point (waterbird count)
Selasphorus hummingbird 1; all week; Albion
Common Raven 1; Oct. 5; SGL #157
Parasitic Jaeger 1 juv.; Oct. 8; Sunset Point (Waterbird Count)
Rufous Hummingbird 1 adult female; from late Sept. to at least Oct. 9; Albion. Banded by Bob Mulvihill.
Common Raven 1; Oct. 11; Union City
Snow Goose 1 white; Oct. 19; Waterford
Red-necked Grebe 1; Oct 18; Sunset Point, Presque Isle S.P. (waterbird count)
Golden Eagle 1 imm; Oct. 15; near the Lake View Landfill. Second Erie County fall record.
Rufous Hummingbird 1 female; continues to at least Oct. 14; Albion
Wilson's Warbler 1; Oct. 19; Siegel Marsh. Record late Erie County record by about ten days.
Harlequin Duck 1 female; Oct. 24
Red-necked Grebe 5; Oct. 21
1: Oct. 24
1; Oct. 26
Parasitic Jaeger 1 juv.; Oct. 24
Cackling Goose 1; Nov. 1; Waterford
Common/King Eider 1 female type; Nov. 1 & 2; Sunset Point (waterbird count)
Red-necked Grebe 1; Oct. 31; Sunset Point (waterbird count)
1; Nov. 1; Sunset Point (waterbird count)
Red Phalarope 1; Nov. 2; Sunset Point (waterbird count)
Little Gull 1 adult; Oct. 30; Sunset Point (waterbird count)
1 adult; Nov. 1; north pier
Short-eared Owl 1 or 2; Oct 28 & 30; Gull Point and off Beach 11 respectively
Rufous Hummingbird 1 female remains through at least Oct. 30; Albion
The following birds of note were reported for Erie County, Pa. this past week:
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The first photo is a long-tailed duck while the second has a surf-scoter in the foreground and a white-winged scoter behind heading right, note the white comma behind his eye.
The following birds of note were reported this week from Presque Isle S.P. Erie County, Pa. unless noted otherwise.
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