Date: 11/6/17 9:55 am
From: Rachel Keneally via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: Re: [CT Birds] CTBirds Digest, Vol 3904, Issue 1
Oops, Ivette rides for Helene on Monday, HS run. I don't know which bus.

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> 1. CACKLING, SNOW GEESE - Stratford (Frank Mantlik)
> 2. Stn 43 South Windsor (Paul Desjardins)
> 3. Re: Junco in Old Greenwich (<shootsnaps...>)
> 4. Red Crossbills in Canton (SARAH FAULKNER)
> 5. owl program at Birdie Bash Nov 11 in Middletown (Amy Hopkins)
> 6. Re: CT Birds ID Help (Paul Smith)
> 7. Saybrook: North and South Coves (<sailcarm...>)
> 8. Newtown - Charlotte Violet Hubbard Sanctuary (Peter DeGennaro)
> 9. LHPP for Monday, 11-6-17 (William Banks)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2017 12:42:29 -0500
> From: Frank Mantlik <mantlik...>
> To: Birds CT <ctbirds...>
> Subject: [CT Birds] CACKLING, SNOW GEESE - Stratford
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> 11/5. Stratford, Seawall & Long Beach - flocks of Canada Geese and DC Cormorants migrating, plus a CACKLING GOOSE, and 3 SNOW GEESE. Also Scoters and both Loons migrating. Very high tides mid-day, NE breeze and drizzle.
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> Frank & Linda Mantlik
> Stratford
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> Message: 2
> Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2017 12:46:45 -0500
> From: Paul Desjardins <paul.desjardins2...>
> To: COA - Connecticut Ornithological Association
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> Subject: [CT Birds] Stn 43 South Windsor
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> Paul Desjardins
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> This morning seen from the Newberry Road section Pied Billed Grebe, Winter Wren and Rusty Blackbird. Seen near the river north of Vibert Road another Winter Wren and f o s Fox Sparrow.
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> Paul Desjardins
> Windsor Locks
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> Message: 3
> Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2017 14:21:07 -0500
> From: <shootsnaps...>
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> Subject: Re: [CT Birds] Junco in Old Greenwich
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> Sunday, Nov 5, about 12:00 noon, single Male Junco at feeder Havemeyer Park, Old Greenwich.
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> Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2017 14:27:02 -0500 (EST)
> From: SARAH FAULKNER <sffaulkner...>
> To: ctbirds <ctbirds...>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Red Crossbills in Canton
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> Three red crossbills seen on the Canton Land Trust "Sweeton Pasture Lot" property off Bunker Hill Road this morning by me and Jay Kaplan. So nice!!!
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> Sarah Faulkner
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> Collinsville
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> Message: 5
> Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2017 17:03:19 -0500
> From: Amy Hopkins <hopkinsus...>
> To: <ctbirds...>
> Subject: [CT Birds] owl program at Birdie Bash Nov 11 in Middletown
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> For all you owl (and parrot) lovers out there, The Parrot Club is having its annual Birdie Bash Sat Nov 11 at the Middletown Elks Club.
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> https://patch.com/connecticut/newhaven/calendar/event/20171111/253696/the-parrot-clubs-birdie-bash-2017
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> Horizon Wings of Ashford, CT will be bringing a great horned owl, a barred owl, a screech owl, and a saw-whet owl, all nonreleasable due to injuries, so here's your chance to get your owl fix up close!
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> Children are encouraged and welcome, and there will be a face painter who can do owls and other animals too!
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> Amy Hopkins
> Guilford
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> Message: 6
> Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2017 23:19:03 +0000 (UTC)
> From: Paul Smith <paulsmith29...>
> To: "<ctbirds...>" <ctbirds...>,
> "<alexdelehanty...>" <alexdelehanty...>
> Subject: Re: [CT Birds] CT Birds ID Help
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> Have you considered a young Brant or Brant hybrid?? Juveniles lack the white necklace
> Paul SmithNew Haven, CT
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> Message: 2
> Date: Thu, 02 Nov 2017 16:28:04 +0000
> From: Alex Delehanty <alexdelehanty...>
> To: CT Birds <ctbirds...>
> Subject: [CT Birds] ID help
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> Normally I wouldn?t do this but ...
> Today in Hartford at Riverside Park, in the ponds on the access road I
> observed a bird that I cannot identify.
> It was in the pond with Canada Geese. It was a third of the size of a
> Canada Goose. This birds? shape, I know this sounds ridiculous, looked like
> a pigeon with a long neck. The head neck and breast were uniformly brownish
> gray.? It had black eyes, no eye ring, the beak was black & not long or
> curved. It was barred on the back, brown, white, & buff. it had a white
> butt. This bird took off with the geese and headed down to the Connecticut
> River.
> It did not have a grebe or duck head, but whatever it was I haven?t a
> clue. Any ideas what it might be would be gratefully appreciated because
> it?s driving me crazy.
> Alex Delehanty
> Storrs
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> Message: 7
> Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2017 18:24:30 -0500
> From: <sailcarm...>
> To: <ctbirds...>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Saybrook: North and South Coves
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> South Cove: not much yet, a few Ruddy Ducks and lots of Swans
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> North Cove:
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> 1 Red-throated Loon
> 10 Gadwall
> 7 Bufflehead
> 1 Pied-billed Grebe
> 3 No. Harrier
> 1 Bald Eagle
> 1 Osprey
> 1 Belted Kingfisher
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> I watched the Osprey and Bald Eagle duke it out in the skies for several minutes. No one won. But exciting to watch.
>
> Carolyn Cimino
> Waterford
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> Message: 8
> Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2017 22:02:21 -0500
> From: Peter DeGennaro <degennap...>
> To: <ctbirds...>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Newtown - Charlotte Violet Hubbard Sanctuary
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> 11/5 - Charlotte Violet Hubbard Sanctuary, Old Farm Rd, Newtown -
> Orange-crowned Warbler and Fox Sparrow along the hedgerow near where
> the LeConte's Sparrow was reported
>
> No sign of the LeConte's, though Jason Rieger and I did have a bird in
> the goldenrod patch that gave some calls that sounded good for that
> species. The bird never did show though. The place was very birdy in
> general and had the most foxtail I've seen at any one location. I
> wouldn't be surprised if other rarities are found there, as long as
> people are looking.
>
> Peter DeGennaro
> Naugatuck
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> Message: 9
> Date: Mon, 6 Nov 2017 09:07:53 -0500
> From: William Banks <semismart9...>
> To: Ct Birds <ctbirds...>
> Subject: [CT Birds] LHPP for Monday, 11-6-17
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> For Lighthouse Point this morning... from 6:30 until 9:05
> One Peregrine Falcon lazily floating by in SW WINDS and Drizzle at 7:15. Visibility has never been better than 2-3 KM. There was and is no morning flight, just 30 Mourning doves in the park on the grass.
> As the drizzle becomes more persistent, this is the end for today.
> Tomorrow the outlook seems much more favorable to a good flight; NW WINDS, mostly sunny, and Greg will be the official counter for the day.
>
> Bill Banks
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