The birding club focussed on the Thornbury to Collingwood area.
Locations visited: Thornbury Harbour, Glendenan Dam – Thornbury, Craigleith Provincial Park, Princeton Shores, Collingwood Harbour, Strongville Road.
Conditions: The day started with 2C and cloudy with a high of 5C, rain was predicted but not a drop fell on us the whole trip the shoreline was quite cool with the breeze off the water.
The highlights of the day were 6 Horned Grebes, 2 White-winged Scoters and a dark phased Rough-legged Hawk.
Mute Swans & Signets
Canada Goose (about 30 decoys in one field)
American Black Duck
Common Merganser (female)
Red-breasted Merganser (female)
Greater Black-backed Gull
Great Blue Heron
Rough-legged Hawk (dark phase)
32 species seen