Date: 1/13/18 7:44 am
From: David Gardner (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
Subject: Re: Garganey in Union NC???
Okay - I'm guessing then that it is assumed it is an exotic escape? Yes?
Sorry to get everyone's hopes up.

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> On Jan 13, 2018, at 10:39 AM, Kent Fiala (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...> wrote:
>
> It wasn't a Garganey, but an Eastern Spot-billed Duck.
>
> Kent Fiala
>
>> On 1/13/2018 10:29 AM, David Gardner (via carolinabirds Mailing List) wrote:
>> Hi folks,
>> Just was testing myself on ID's in the rarity photos on ebird.org, and found that someone posted a photo of a GARGANEY in Union NC. I am no where near this to chase it, but I figured others may be interested. I don't know if this is a new finding, but I haven't seen any conversation about about this bird on our email listserve, and it hasn't popped up yet on the ABA rarities daily email.
>> So - the photo looks legitimate... good luck in chasing it down!
>> Happy Birding,
>> David
>>
>> Sent from my iPhone
>
 
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