Date: 11/1/18 7:47 pm From: Don Morrow <donaldcmorrow...> [nflbirds] <nflbirds-noreply...> Subject: Re: [nflbirds] American Flamingo SMNWR
The Flamingo was still there when the front chased us off at around 5:00
On Thu, Nov 1, 2018 at 10:08 PM 'C or M Johnstone' <anhinga...>
[nflbirds] <nflbirds-noreply...> wrote:
> Don Morrow sent me an email exchange he had with Jim Young, who photo'd a
> flamingo on SB #1 yesterday morning. I went out to the refuge immediately
> (shortly after noon) and the bird was in Stony Bayou #1 about half way out
> the double dikes. I went to look for the frigate birds that were seen near
> the lighthouse (no luck) and on the way out at ~2:30 the flamingo had moved
> a bit farther southeast in SB #1.
> It is an American Flamingo, tricolored bill, reddish legs, neck and tail
> darker pink than back/wings, which had a few grayish feathers. I have
> several photos.
> I think it would be good if folks continued to post sightings of this bird
> so those who want to see it know it is still around. Matt