Date: 9/20/17 10:56 am From: Donald R Dann <donniebird...> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...> Subject: Re: IBET Eared Grebe Continues At Poplar Creek Prairie Pond/ Carl Hanson F.P. Wed 9-20-17
Still present at 12:30 PM, now with 2 American Coots and 3 immature Hooded Mergansers. Follow Al Stokie's perfect directions.
Highland Park/Lake County
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> On Sep 20, 2017, at 11:27 AM, Al Stokie <alstokie99...> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...> wrote:
> Hello Bird People,
> Just a quick report to tell you that the Eared Grebe was still on the
> above mention pond between 7:30-8:45 a.m. today 9-20. It was in more
> open water than the several P.G. Grebes.
> Park in the Carl Hanson lot on the west side of Rt 59/Sutton Rd. Walk
> the service road path which exits the woods right by the pond area.
> Look from the cement wall towards the pond. The Eared Grebe was diving
> a lot but did give me & Jim from Norridge good looks eventually.
> Bird-Of-The-Day to that Eared Grebe & Runner-Up to a low flying Broad
> Winged Hawk which flew by while I was looking at the Grebes.
> Al Stokie
> In Cook County today