Date: 11/19/18 1:53 pm
From: jcox3222 (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
Subject: Re: Patriots Point dickcissel
I was birding Patriots in those days but missed the dickcissel and that was of course before the days of list serves and eBird.
John Cox
Mount Pleasant SC

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From: Dennis Forsythe
To: jcox3222
Cc: CarolinaBirds
Sent: November 19, 2018 at 4:49 PM
Subject: Re: Patriots Point dickcissel

As an old timer, I remember Ted Beckett found a Singing Dickcesselin 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.

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