Date: 11/20/17 8:43 am
From: Mark McShane <mcshanebirder...>
Subject: [GABO-L] BOTH BRANT Continue Today, Plus SNOW GOOSE, FRANKLIN'S GULL, and inland BROWN PELICAN - Turkey Pond, Burke County - 11/20/2017
Hi All,

Patrick Maurice just messaged from the field and requested a post that the two young BRANT, originally found by Liam Wolff on 11/12, continue today at Turkey Pond in Burke County! Additionally, there is a FRANKLIN'S GULL there now on the pond, and a SNOW GOOSE in a nearby pasture, plus all other good birds recently reported via eBird such as the BROWN PELICAN also continue!

Nice hotspot!

I saw a Brant yesterday at Pea Island NWR on the Outer Banks in North Carolina (while I was out there looking for a certain very rare eider this weekend which suddenly stopped cooperating), but it was nowhere near as special to me as our two Turkey Pond birds!


Authorized public viewing area coordinates on Magruder Road:

Decimal Degrees (WGS84): 32.921929, -82.248484
GPS: N 32 55.316 W 82 14.909


Happy Holidays, Good Chasing and Good Birding All!


Mark McShane
Lawrenceville, Gwinnett County, Georgia

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