Date: 6/13/18 2:09 pm
From: Nancy Goodrich <nancyg3219...>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Moose Bog & Victory Boreal Species
Tom--Thanks so much for sharing your wonderful shots with those of us
unable to get to these spots; Great views, great birds, and many thanks!!
Nancy Goodrich

On Wed, Jun 13, 2018 at 3:17 PM, tfberriman <blackpoll...> wrote:

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> Met up with a couple birders on the Moose Bog Trail this morning, one from
> Texas & one from Pennsylvania. We had a 15 minute delay on the trail while
> a
> male Spruce Grouse took a bath (dust bath) First time I've seen this and
> didn't know it took so long. I was able to get some video (digiscoped) as
> well as with a 200-500mm lens ( a little shaky holding the weight). At
> Victory yesterday a male Black-backed allowed me to film him digging for a
> beetle (digiscoped). On May 9th Mark Paul found a nest cavity for Boreal
> Chickadees, We both did some video and I've been keeping an eye on the
> cavity for 5 weeks. Up until Monday all was fine with "parent" coming &
> going but in the last 48 hours it's failed or the young were able to leave
> on their own.hopefully the latter. I have some video of that also with the
> grouse and woodpecker at:
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> https://www.flickr.com/photos/blackpoll1/
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> I've been able to get by with 40% deet on mild days, 98% on bad days.
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> The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do
> nothing.
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> Tom Berriman
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> 802-626-9071
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> https://www.flickr.com/photos/blackpoll1/
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