Cold with a brisk wind, but the skies were relatively clear as dawn broke. A Kingfisher was seen enjoying an early catch, and the drake Scaup was showing extremely well along the bank associating with Tufted Duck near the southern end. Six Gadwall were also present.
A pair of Goosander were riding the choppy waters, and a female Goldeneye was ducking and diving.
A Common Sandpiper was active along the edge of High Maynard.