Date: 2/26/17 7:53 am
From: Evan Carlson <emcarlson8...> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...>
Subject: Re: IBET Bird ID help
It's a dark morph (blue) snow goose.

Evan Carlson
Peoria

On Feb 26, 2017 9:51 AM, "Chuck Berman <cberman129...> [ILbirds]" <
<ILbirds-noreply...> wrote:

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>
> Could it be a hybrid goose? I looked at photos and there was a similarity.
> Also, there have been black-bellied whistling ducks visiting the area
> about two years ago near Aurora, I believe.
> Chuck Berman
> Oak Park
>
> On Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 9:48 AM Chuck Berman <cberman129...> wrote:
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>> On Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 9:40 AM Jared Gorrell <jsgorrell...>
>> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...> wrote:
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>> I'm probably wrong, but that looks a bit like a very out of place
>> Black-bellied whistling duck! In all likelihood it's domestic, but if it's
>> a Black-bellied Whistling Duck, that's amazing. Those are a semitropical
>> duck on the Gulf Coast!
>>
>> Jared Gorrell
>> Sangamon County
>>
>> On Feb 26, 2017 9:19 AM, "Joseph Muszynski <joemuszynski...>
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>> [ILbirds]" <ILbirds-noreply...> wrote:
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>> Hello -
>>
>> We saw this bird this morning 7:33 AM North of Montrose (about half way
>> between the Mexican restaurant and the dog beach). Unable to identify.
>> Help
>> please!
>>
>> Thanks -
>>
>> Joe Muszynski
>>
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