Date: 4/2/17 7:41 am From: Steve <sshultz...> Subject: Fwd: Red-billed Tropicbird, Cape Hatteras Salt Pond
Amazing that this bird, presumably the same one, makes Salt Pond a regular April stop.
Any conjecture that this is the long returning Maine bird? (Referencing the tropicbird summering in ME for what must be the better part of a decade)
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> From: "andrew thornton" (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
> Date: April 2, 2017 at 9:42:14 AM EDT
> To: carolinabirds <carolinabirds...>
> Subject: Red-billed Tropicbird, Cape Hatteras Salt Pond
> Reply-To: andrew thornton <andrew.k.thornton...>
> Michael Gosselin and I are looking at a Red-billed Tropicbird sitting on the salt pond right now, flew in from the south and landed. Currently sitting in the middle.
> Andrew Thornton
> Julian, NC