Date: 4/3/18 12:04 pm From: M Campbell (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...> Subject: Re: thank you for feedback on "likely Connecticut Warbler, Mt. Mitchell, NC"
Thank you for the feedback. I appreciate that this would be very early for Connecticut Warbler, and that Connecticut Warblers are not a common bird even at the right time and habitat in migration. I will talk with the student and pass along your suggestions.
Matthew Campbell Charleston, SC
On Tue, Apr 3, 2018 at 1:37 PM, Marilyn Westphal <mjwestph...> wrote:
> It's actually highly unlikely to find any kind of warbler at Mt Mitchell > on March 31, but since he/she was half way up it could have been one of the > early arrivers, but as Steve said, CT Warblers are very late in the > migratory chain of events and Nashville's wouldn't be here for a while yet > either, so I don't know what it might be. Common Yellowthroats are just > starting to arrive, but even that would be rare in Yancey County this > early. So I don't know. > Marilyn > > On Tue, Apr 3, 2018 at 12:04 PM, M Campbell <carolinabirds...> > wrote: > >> Hello, >> >> One of my students gave a good description of a warbler with extensive >> yellow, gray head, and a white eye ring. The warbler was seen about 1pm on >> Saturday March 31 as the student was halfway up on a climb of Mt. Mitchell. >> >> >> Matthew Campbell >> Charleston, SC >> > > > > -- > Marilyn Westphal > Hendersonville, NC >