Date: 10/27/17 4:46 pm
From: James O'Brien <jphillipobrien...>
Subject: Re: [JERSEYBI] Identification Help
Def a rail...from experience these birds hit alot of windows during migration. If its still there in the morning i can net it and bring it to a rehabber.

Sent from my iPhone

On Oct 27, 2017, at 6:35 PM, Jim Grieshaber <jgrieshaber44...><mailto:<jgrieshaber44...>> wrote:

Jersey Birders:

While walking in our neighborhood, my wife and I encountered this bird
huddled against a retaining wall. It seems to be distressed in some way.

Is this a Snipe? Please provide identification assistance.
Please excuse the poor quality photos; the lighting situation was very dim.
I used my iPhone, as I do not have a flash unit (yet) for my Canon 6D.

I thought of attempting to contain it and contact the Raptor Trust
tomorrow; however, I do not want to stress it more. On the other hand, I am
concerned about predators and traffic (it is close to the road).

See photos 2103, 2115, 2116 on my Flickr page.<7CTylerDudeck...>%7Cd11da52cdd8142f011fb08d51d8b0cba%7C84df9e7fe9f640afb435aaaaaaaaaaaa%7C1%7C0%7C636447405403906377&sdata=Cubmv3taYU4cxnpijzRgItHsJVrwfuXJJ1IuXcus3j4%3D&reserved=0

Thank you,

Jim Grieshaber
Green Brook

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