Date: 7/10/18 10:11 am
From: zach schwartz-weinstein <zachsw...> [hmbirds] <hmbirds-noreply...>
Subject: [HMBirds] Re: Sedge Wrens, Washington County grasslands
Addendum: Stacy Robinson just found an additional sedge Wren on New Swamp
Road in Hudson Falls. This seems to be a great year for them in our corner
of NY.

On Tue, Jul 10, 2018 at 12:18 PM zach schwartz-weinstein <zachsw...>

> I don’t think this has made it to the listserv yet, but yesterday Thom
> Mclenahan and Scott Robinson reported to ebird a sedge wren on Mahaffy East
> of CR 42,and subsequently Bruce Hoover uploaded audio of a wren heard from
> the new Alfred Solomon viewing platform on CR 42just south of Mahaffy Road
> 2 days earlier. Several birders made the trip up (or down)to the
> grasslands this morning. Shortly after six, David Harrison refound the
> Mahaffy Bird about half a mile east of CR 42. When I arrived around 8AM,
> David and Stacy Robinson were at the spot where David had the bird, but it
> had not been heard since the initial report. We checked the viewing
> platform on CR 42 without much luck, but David later found another Sedge
> Wren singing along dowmont road that all of us were able to get on. This
> is not the first time this species has appeared in this area, but it was a
> life bird for me, so thanks to David H. and the others for the reports.
> --
> Zach Schwartz-Weinstein
> 203 500 7774
Zach Schwartz-Weinstein
203 500 7774

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