Date: 5/17/18 5:07 am
From: Ron Crandall <robberfly12...>
Subject: Re: Lower Trail field trip
Thanks to Nick for leading the bird walk. Photo ops were limited, due to
the conditions, but here's a Facebook album of a few of the birds we saw:


On Wed, May 16, 2018 at 4:18 PM, Nick Bolgiano <nickbolgiano...>

> The rain stopped just before the Lower Trail field trip and held off
> throughout except for some drizzle. Eleven birders participated. We walked
> south 1 mile from the Mt. Etna trailhead and back, in Blair County.
> We encountered a number of cerulean warblers, including a close-up male
> and a female gathering grapevine bark for nest material.
> Another highlight was the many blackpoll warblers - one tally was of 20
> singing males. We heard several singing Tennessee warblers and a number of
> warbling vireos. We also had good looks at the different plumages of
> orchard orioles.
> Nick Bolgiano

Join us on Facebook!