Date: 4/29/18 7:05 am From: Karen Etter Hale <chimneyswift1...> Subject: [wisb] Re: White-winged Dove, Richfield, Washington County
Wow, what a great bird, Eileen, for anywhere in Wisconsin - but in your yard! We still have siskins in Lake Mills, too.
Karen -- Karen Etter Hale Lake Mills, WI <chimneyswift1...>
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> On Apr 29, 2018, at 8:59 AM, <eileenworman...> wrote: > > Yesterday morning I noticed white patches on the back of what I > assumed was a Mourning Dove flying from the deck feeder and I should > have known it wasn't just a Mourning Dove. Then late in the afternoon, > from inside the house, I pointed out the dove on the feeder to my > husband, noting the white edges on its wings. > Well, duh...it was a White-winged Dove. And of course I couldn't get > any pix of it then. > So this morning the first thing on my mind was hoping the bird would > return and it has been in the yard and on the feeder a few times, > luckily. > And I have some pix, one of which you can see here: > https://www.flickr.com/photos/beanheadwisconsin/41737171862/in/dateposted/ > Certainly a new addition to our yard list which is now at 106 and a > life bird for us, too. > I have reported it on ebird, as well. > We've added six life birds at this new house since moving here in > March 2017. > There really is something special about this spot. > We still have a pair of Pine Siskins in the yard, BTW. > Eileen Worman > Richfield, Washington County > > #################### > You received this email because you are subscribed to the Wisconsin Birding Network (Wisbirdn). > To UNSUBSCRIBE or SUBSCRIBE, use the Wisbirdn web interface at: http://www.freelists.org/list/wisbirdn > To set DIGEST or VACATION modes, use the Wisbirdn web interface at: http://www.freelists.org/list/wisbirdn > Visit Wisbirdn ARCHIVES at: http://www.freelists.org/archives/wisbirdn > >