Date: 5/13/18 6:35 pm From: Nancy L Newfield <nancy...> Subject: Re: [LABIRD-L] Mississippi Kite Breeding Pair in Residential Area
Jeff, I live in a rather urban section of Metairie and Mississippi Kites
nest on my block. They seem to be quite adaptable.
On Sun, May 13, 2018 at 8:14 PM, Jeffrey Cowell <jeffrey.g.cowell...>
> I’m new to LA so don’t know if a pair of kites nesting in a suburban area
> is unusual or not; this is in Shenandoah Estates. If anyone should want to
> observe there are chairs on the porch at 15843 Chantilly Ave. Birds have
> been observed mating in the tallest evergreen tree SW across the street.
> Both male and female stay within a couple of hundred yards early in the
> morning, then soar as heat increases. Nesting activity is in a shorter
> tree about 15 degrees right of the tall tree.
> Jeff Cowell
> Baton Rouge LA
> (615) 870-4892
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Nancy L Newfield
Metairie, Louisiana USA