Date: 7/3/17 9:41 am From: B.G. Sloan <bgsloan3...> Subject: Re: [JERSEYBI] Laurel Run Park - disappointed
I know places that do that every couple of years. Their rationale was that they were trying to keep it grassland and not let the shrubs take over.
Bernie Sloan Highland Park
On Sun, Jul 2, 2017 at 1:40 PM, Marty DeAngelo <martytdx...> wrote:
> I went to Laurel Run Park in Delran today to hopefully see a repeat > performance of last year's Dickcissel and Grasshopper Sparrow show. I had > gone on eBird and noted the lack of sightings but barged ahead anyway. > > Imagine my disappointment when all of those fantastic grasslands were > COMPLETELY MOWED DOWN! Why did the county take a site with successful > grassland nesters one year and mow it (including small shrubs) the next?!? > > Marty DeAngelo > Haddonfield NJ > > > How to report NJ bird sightings: see <www.njbrc.com/index.php/ > reporting-rare-birds/> > or e-mail to <njbrcreport...> > List help: <jerseybi-request...> > List archives: https://lists.princeton.edu/cgi-bin/wa?A0=jerseybi >