Date: 1/27/18 2:05 pm From: B B <birder4184...> Subject: [Tweeters] Gyrfalcon on Fir Island
Around 11:00 this morning I was watching a mixed flock of Dunlin and Black Bellied Plovers at the corner of Maupin and Fir Island Roads when all hell broke loose as a Gyrfalcon strafed the group and picked off a Dunlin. Flew off to the Northeast. The shorebirds returned 5 minutes later. Very cool!