Chukar were often used during field trials for hunting dogs held on Ft. Huachuca during the '70s and '80s. There may be a relict population...
Betsy Checchia Tucson, AZ
On Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 4:36 PM, Theresa Lawson <tmlawson1...> wrote:
> > My husband and I saw a Chukar in our neighbor's yard at 3:45 this > afternoon. We first heard it vocalizing and then got very good looks. > We also got good pictures and even a short video. Bird was very > cooperative and was chasing off Gambel's quail. I am pretty sure these > birds are raised by breeders and wonder if this one might be an escapee. > Hereford is clearly not in this birds normal range. Should I assume > that this one is an escapee or do I have a rare bird in my neighborhood? > It would be a life bird for both of us. > > Theresa Lawson > Hereford, AZ > Sent from my iPad > > Home Page: https://list.arizona.edu/sympa/info/aznmbirds > To unsubscribe use the Unsubscribe button on that page. > To view archive: click "Archive" on that page. >