Date: 7/6/17 5:13 pm
From: Polly Wilson <kdithoopla...> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...>
Subject: Re: IBET RBA- WOOD STORK at Rend Lake
When I was visiting my brother down in Florida he showed me a small group of Wood storks, but that was near the Everglades in Florida.  I think that Wood Stork at Rend Lake  is either really lost, or it is an ominous sign of Global Warming.  Polly Wilson-R.L. Beach .

From: "<gregneise...> [ILbirds]" <ILbirds-noreply...>
To: <ILbirds...>
Sent: Thursday, July 6, 2017 4:24 PM
Subject: IBET RBA- WOOD STORK at Rend Lake

CONFIRMED WOOD STORK at Rend Lake today, via eBird:
*** Species Summary:
Wood Stork (1 Jefferson)
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Wood Stork (Mycteria americana) (1)
- Reported Jul 06, 2017 06:11 by Bob Gulledge
- Rend Lake--Nason Observation Tower (Jefferson Co.), Jefferson, Illinois
- Map:,-88.94828&ll=38.174854,-88.94828
- Checklist:
- Comments: "solitary bird, feeding in the marshes. Very unusual sighting. Had another photographer with me"

Relocated and photographed by Whitney Gregge ... up to the minute details at the Illinois RBA Facebook Group:

Posted by: <gregneise...>


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