On Jan. 5, between 4:30 and 5:00 pm we saw two large groups of swans east of Hwy 151, between the pipeline substation and Audrain County Rd 116. We counted 190 swans in one group; all that were close enough to identify were Trumpeter Swans. The 2nd group was farther away and consisted of about 55 birds. While watching the swans and others species present a “River of Blackbirds” passed overhead for at least 20 minutes. Impossible to estimate how many birds were there! Complete report will go up on Ebird later today.
Good Birding, Susan
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