Western Great Lakes Bird and Bat Observatory

Headquarters at Forest Beach Migratory Preserve

Research & Monitoring

Waterbird Watch - Spring 2018 Results

Top Ten Species and Total for All Species

Red-breasted Merganser - 32,331

Bonaparte's Gull - 15,301

Greater Scaup - 14,246

Herring Gull - 14,253

Common Tern - 13,266

Ring-billed Gull -12,351

Double-crested Cormorant - 5,967

Long-tailed Duck - 5,548

Lesser Scaup - 5,037

Common Loon - 4,240

Total for all species - 151,874