Date: 4/14/18 6:27 am
From: Kevin Kubach (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
Subject: Re: Say’s phoebe

To my knowledge it has not been seen since Wed., but still worth a shot!

Kevin Kubach
Greenville, SC

> On Apr 14, 2018, at 9:24 AM, Will Whitsett <willwhitsett...> wrote:
> Has anyone relocated the Say’s Phoebe in Clemson? I am heading up today for an event and would love to try for it. Thanks
> Will Whitsett
> Mount Pleasant
> S.C.
> Begin forwarded message:
>> From: "jcox3222" (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
>> Date: April 11, 2018 at 6:55:08 PM EDT
>> To: <carolinabirds...>
>> Subject: Say’s phoebe
>> Reply-To: <jcox3222...>
>> I just relocated the Say’s phoebe reported on eBird earlier by Kevin Kobach at Clemson Cherry Farm facility.
>> Light gray back and wings, black tail, pale orange-rufus belly, flanks and under tail coverts. Pale wing bars. Hawking insects from barbed wire fence. Pumped tail when alighting but otherwise only occasionally. First seen with eastern phoebe for good comparison.
>> I just happened to be in Clemson for a geology continuing ed field trip and technical presentations and saw Kevin Kubach’s rare bird report and found the bird easily.
>> John Cox
>> Mount Pleasant, SC
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