Birding Report At Presqu'ile Provincial Park this week, the bird life has been typical of late fall conditions, with one sighting being a record late date for the species. TUNDRA SWANS have continued to move through the Park. On Friday a flock of 25-30 flew over, and on Sunday two flocks totalling 28 birds were seen. A female WOOD DUCK was in the marsh on Saturday and Sunday. The highest count of WHITE-WINGED SCOTERS was 25 on Sunday. A female BLACK SCOTER has been lingering off Owen Point. WILD TURKEYS continue to be seen in the calf pasture. Three HORNED GREBES were in Popham Bay on Sunday.
December 7, 2017 - Fred Helleiner