Date: 10/11/17 4:39 am
From: Tim Carney <timmyc83...>
Subject: [MDBirding] Re: Clay-colored Sparrow in Baltimore City (don't get too excited)
In addition to the Clay-colored Sparrow, I found several other good birds at Masonville yesterday. Highlights:

Campus/cove (public area):

Wood Duck 1
Ruddy Duck 1
Osprey 1 - getting late
Ovenbird 1 - late
Black-throated Green Warbler 1

Restricted areas (no public access):

Gadwall 6
Northern Shoveler 3
Ruddy Duck 48
Green Heron 1 - getting late
Pectoral Sandpiper 1

Full eBird list:

Masonville Cove is open Monday-Friday 9:00 AM-4:00 PM and Saturdays 9:00 AM-1:00 PM. Please sign in at Living Classrooms. More information:

Tim Carney
Parkville, MD

On Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 12:58:44 PM UTC-4, Tim Carney wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I found a Clay-colored Sparrow in a *RESTRICTED* area of Masonville today during an official bird census. However, part of the flock flew to the stream behind the Education Center, which is in the publicly accessible portion of the site. I did not see where the Clay-colored went but it could be down there.
> I figured I would post in case anyone wanted to check, but I think the sparrow preferred the scrubby stuff in the restricted area. I wouldn't go there expecting to relocate it.
> Please sign in at Living Classrooms. The site is open until 4:00 PM today.
> More information:
> Tim Carney
> Parkville, MD

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