Need to correct a mistake on the listed trip on the last line of my email yesterday.
My Brookline and South Shore Bird Club trip to Quabbin-Gate 10 will be on SATURDAY July 7 meeting at 7:00 a.m. at Gate 10 on Rt 202 in Pelham.
Sorry for the inconvenience and confusion.
Glenn d'Entremont: <gdentremont1...> Stoughton, MA
> On June 7, 2018 at 7:27 PM Glenn d'Entremont <gdentremont1...> wrote:
> More directions:
> After passing the power lines, look for two gated roads going north. = My early July Gate 10 walk comes out the eastern road and we climb the hil= l west to the power lines where we turn north and head back to Gate 10. Th= e hemlock covered stream is on the south side of the Gate 8 road and is cur= rently rushing. I get ACFL almost routinely on my walk and many times we a= re there relatively late 10:30-11:30.
> I don't go farther east on this road and it appears the habitat conti= nues based on the directions below. Also, the discrete birder can probably= stop in the early morning. Don't get out of sight of your car. Taking a = group is problematic and you are likely to be asked to leave. The June 2 B= BC group had three cars and were present about 15 minutes before a DCR EE i= n their personal vehicle (after shift?) stopped and suggested we move on be= fore a more official person comes by.
> LOWA is difficult to get after July 1, so I have only once had one an= d it was visual.
> Yellow-throated Vireo is also somewhat regular here.
> P.S. I recommend my Gate 10 trip which is quite birdy. July 6 this = year; 7:00 a.m.