Date: 7/26/17 3:47 pm
From: Helen Kalevas (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
Subject: Re: there's still a Loggerhead Shrike in N. Durham
I saw a shrike on S. Lowell Rd near Bahama on Sunday! He was perched on a
phone wire next to the road.

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On Wed, Jul 26, 2017 at 2:25 PM, Scott Winton <carolinabirds...>

> I wanted to visit a friend in Bahama, so I dropped by the location of the
> previously seen Loggerhead Shrike on S. Lowell Road this morning.
> I parked at the intersection of Hopkins Rd and began walking toward the
> pond without very high expectations. To my surprise within two minutes the
> shrike flew into the top of a partially dead cedar tree by the roadside.
> It sat there for a couple minutes and then flew away and I could not
> relocate it.
> After doing several years of Christmas and spring bird counts in this
> area, I had always hoped to find one of these shrikes. Since it's
> apparently been faithful to this spot for the past 5 years I guess I wasn't
> looking hard enough!
> --
> R. Scott Winton, PhD
> Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
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Helen Kalevas
Near Hillsborough, NC

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