Loon is back on the lake.
Hooded and Common mergansers are back on the lake
A few geese flew over looking for open water
Common and Hooded Mergansers still on the lake.
Ice starting to form around the shore line.
Black birds are still around the lake.
Hooded mergansers seen on the lake today
Common mergansers are back on the lake.
Hundreds of black birds gathered around the lake.
First flock of geese flew over the lake today.
Humming birds are back at the feeder
Red Breasted Grosbeaks are back.
American Goldfinch in yellow
Both returned today
Loons are back
The loons have been circling the lake every morning for the last few days.
Today there is enough open water that they landed.
Two common mergansers
Two hooded mergansers
also landed in the small patch of open water.
Robins are back as well
Slate-colored Juncos - very few open ground spots but enough for the Juncos
No change in the birds coming to the feeder.
Just lots more than usual.
Common Redpoll sometimes more than 75 birds
Black Capped Chickadee 10-15
the occasional red-breasted nuthatch
even rarer white-breasted nuthatch
Loon Watch 2010
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Loon Watch 2007
Loon Watch 2006
Loon Watch 2005
Loon Watch 2004
Loon Watch 2003