Date: 11/19/18 1:50 pm
From: Dennis Forsythe (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
Subject: Re: Patriots Point dickcissel
As an old timer, I remember Ted Beckett found a Singing Dickcessel in the
dike dredge disposal area at Patriot's Point. I saw the bird on 12 May
1988 and I think Ted Beckett found proof of a breeding pair at that time.


On Mon, Nov 19, 2018 at 3:58 PM jcox3222 <carolinabirds...> wrote:

> I would say that it was an unusual sighting. I’ve birded Patriots Point
> for many years and have never seen a dickcissel there nor have I previously
> heard of one being reported there.
> John Cox
> Mount Pleasant SC
> Sent from XFINITY Connect Mobile App

Dennis M. Forsythe PhD
South Carolina Christmas Bird Count Editor
South Carolina Ebutterfly Reviewer
Emeritus Professor of Biology
The Citadel
171 Moultrie St,
Charleston, SC 29409

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