Date: 5/7/18 11:57 am From: <madowl...> Subject: Re: [ia-bird] Re: Story County - CORRECTION: 2 White-faced Ibis, 1 GLOSSY Ibis!
Still present at 1:55
I saw the Ibises this morning around 11:00 and can confirm that there were > 2 White-faced and 1 Glossy. The Glossy had a dark iris not a red iris. > This > was initially pointed out to me by another birder. Thanks to Ann for > alerting me to the difference. Also present were Short-billed Dowitchers. > Nick Osness > Ames > > On Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 9:46:17 PM UTC-5, uphawkeye wrote: >> >> Birders, >> >> I earlier reported finding three White-faced Ibis at Colo Bogs on the >> eastern edge of Story County. Aaron Brees saw a picture of the Ibises >> posted by Hank Zaletel on eBird (?) and said one was a "no doubter" >> Glossy >> Ibis. I must apologize for making the assumption that they were all >> White-faced. I didn't even check! Shame on me! Never again. Thank you, >> Aaron! >> >> The Ibises were feeding in a flooded sheep pasture on the north side of >> old Highway 30/Lincoln Highway/23oth St. with over 100 assorted >> yellowlegs, >> 35 Blue-winged Teal and a few Wilson's Phalaropes. Colo Bogs is about 2 >> miles East of Colo, IA. >> >> Eric Ollie >> Ames >> > > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "IA-BIRD" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to ia-bird+<unsubscribe...> > To post to this group, send email to <ia-bird...> > Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/ia-bird. > To view this discussion on the web visit > https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/ia-bird/<04c3482b-39fd-4c0c-8695-614eddad4810...> > For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout. >