Date: 11/20/18 5:35 pm
From: Glenn d'Entremont <gdentremont1...>
Subject: Re: [MASSBIRD] Merlin
Likely the bird thought it could fly through, not understanding glass.

Glad to see it find a way out.


Glenn d'Entremont: <gdentremont1...> Stoughton, MA

> On November 19, 2018 at 10:50 PM Charles Patterson <chaspatt...> wrote:
> Had a Merlin get into my greenhouse today.  I had the door open to clean
> it out and left it for a while.  What he thought was in there is known
> only to him.  He panicked, of course, and couldn't figure out how he got
> in.  FYI, it does not help to open the door and expect him to find it. 
> I finally had to crawl under him to get opposite  the door and let his
> terror of me do the rest.  He seemed not to be the worse for wear as he
> headed nearly straight up after exiting.  \
> I wondered where all the titmouse feathers were coming from around the
> feeders.  Now I know.
> Charlie Patterson
> <chaspatt...>
> Norwell, Ma

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