Date: 4/1/18 6:35 am
From: Lester Coble (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
Subject: Re: Whip-poor-will
Calling this morning just north of New Bern.

On Sun, Apr 1, 2018 at 7:02 AM, "J. Merrill Lynch" <carolinabirds...>
wrote:

> Whip-poor-Wills also calling on 31 March near Ringwood, Halifax County, NC
> in the “fall zone” along the Piedmont-Coastal Plain border. Right on time.
>
> J. Merrill Lynch
> Conservation Biologist
> Echo Valley Farm
> Watauga County, NC
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On Mar 31, 2018, at 10:15 PM, Marilyn Westphal <mjwestph...>
> wrote:
> >
> > Mark and I went up to Trace Ridge in the Pisgah Forest at North Mills
> River (Henderson County) and heard our first Whip-poor-will of the year.
> That's the earliest I've gotten them, but it was a full moon and that has
> been pretty much a slam dunk spot for the last few years at least. I
> recorded them (on ebird now) with one recording including a bird that
> landed on the road next to the car and was giving the quirt call.
> > Marilyn
> >
> > --
> > Marilyn Westphal
> > Hendersonville, NC
>

 
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