Date: 7/9/18 1:06 pm
From: Jim M <jamesjr_54...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] Black Vulture (?) on the beach
Nahant--Short Beach, Essex, Massachusetts, US
Jul 8, 2018 3:30 PM
Protocol: Incidental
Comments:    Black vulture on the beach
1 species

Black Vulture  1    

Notes: Boy next to me said "There's a vulture behind you." Bird was foraging like a gull on a crowded beach mid-afternoon. Reported by beachgoers to have been "hanging around."

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Jim Malone
Nahant, MA

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