Date: 2/26/17 7:51 am
From: Chuck Berman <cberman129...> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...>
Subject: Re: IBET Bird ID help
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!
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> Jared Gorrell
> Sangamon County
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> On Feb 26, 2017 9:19 AM, "Joseph Muszynski <joemuszynski...>
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> [ILbirds]" <ILbirds-noreply...> wrote:
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> Hello -
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> 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!
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> Thanks -
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> Joe Muszynski
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