Date: 2/4/18 7:27 am
From: Evan Mann <7evanmann...>
Subject: Re: Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch info
Agreed Rob and Kim. Excellent photos, Shawn. Thank you!

> On Feb 4, 2018, at 8:55 AM, Rob Blye <rwblye...> wrote:
>
> Here, here Kim.
>
> *Rob*
>
> Robert W. Blye
> 34603 Doe Run
> Lewes DE 19958-3332
> 302 945-8618
> 610 213-2413 mobile
>
> On Sun, Feb 4, 2018 at 7:27 AM, <kvanfleet...> <kvanfleet...> wrote:
>
>> 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/
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
 
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