Date: 3/31/17 3:01 pm From: Tom Kimbis <tom.kimbis...> Subject: [MDBirding] Re: Blue Jay mimic
On Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 5:28:52 PM UTC-4, kurtschwarz4 wrote: > I was aware Blue Jays mimicked buteos but just thought I was hearing Cooper's Hawk. But in came aBlue Jay, its bill moved as sound came out > -- > > Kurt Schwarz > Ellicott City, Howard County > kurtschwarz4 at gmail dot com
Kurt, I had only thought they mimicked Red-Shouldered Hawks, but indeed I heard a startlingly accurate Red-Tailed Hawk call from a Blue Jay a few weeks back. They are not to be underestimated!
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