The Franklin reservoir continued to host great ducks this morning including
a group of 6 Common Goldeneye: one of which was a beautiful adult male.
As I said in a previous report, access to this location is challenging.
Full checklist below.
Redhead 60 Conservative estimate
Ring-necked Duck 200 Conservative estimate
Lesser Scaup 20
Bufflehead 40 Conservative estimate
Common Goldeneye 6 Dark blocky heads sloping rearward with golden
eyes. At least one adult male. Poor but diagnostic photo.
Hooded Merganser 12
Ruddy Duck 20
Pied-billed Grebe 2
American Coot 5
Double-crested Cormorant 1
Great Blue Heron 1
Blue Jay 2
American Crow 1
Hermit Thrush 1
American Robin 3
White-throated Sparrow 1
Northern Cardinal 1