I paid a short visit to Richmond Marina this morning to see what kinds of
ducks might be on the water. The continuing adult male BLACK SCOTER was
hanging out across the harbor with a small flock of Surf Scoters and Greater
Scaups. Other than a PACIFIC LOON, not much else out and about. No sign of
any Long-tailed Ducks.
Berkeley Pier and Emeryville were also pretty quiet. From Point Emery, 5
Red-breasted Mergansers and a flock of 30+ Mew Gulls on the water were