Date: 2/4/18 4:28 am From: <kvanfleet...> <kvanfleet...> Subject: Re: Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch info
Seeing images of this wonderful bird is enough for me. No need to intrude on anyone's privacy, drive a long distance, burning gallons of gasoline and adding unneeded CO2 emissions to the atmosphere just to see and add a rare bird to a list. Thank you for posting and sharing the photos.
Kim Van Fleet Carlisle PA
Quoting Geoff Malosh <pomarine...>:
> All, > > > > Thanks very much to Shawn Collins for verifying this bird and working to get > people access to see it. It represents the first record for Pennsylvania and > one of only a small handful of records for the eastern United States outside > of the upper Great Lakes! > > > > As Shawn mentioned yesterday, access to the site is limited and the exact > location will not be made public. Anyone wishing to see the bird *must* make > arrangements with Shawn. > > > > We created an eBird hotspot to be used with sightings of this bird should it > stick around. For the time being, it is not plotted accurately. Any eBirders > who travel to see this bird, please do not create a private location at the > exact site of the bird. Use this hotspot instead, which can be viewed here: > https://ebird.org/hotspot/L6817870 and is also linked in the checklist I > just submitted for it here: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S42475889 > (includes a few photos from today for those interested). > > > > Good luck! > > Geoff > > > > > > Geoff Malosh > > Allegheny County > > www.flickr.com/photos/geoffmalosh/ > > >