Montrose Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2/1 a.m.
- An adult or near adult Lesser Black-backed Gull was at Montrose this
morning. Other birds seen at Montrose this a.m. include 6 Greater
Scaup, ~500 Common Mergansers, ~30 Red-breasted Mergansers, and ~75
Common Goldeneye. Most of the waterfowl were in openings in the ice
east of the fishhook pier. The male Common and Red-breasted
Mergansers were giving their courtship calls.
Robert D. Hughes
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