Date: 12/27/18 4:39 pm
From: Adrian Burke via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: Re: [CT Birds] Possible Boreal Owl
I stayed at the location for about an hour, playing playback every few
minutes or so and straining to see any movement to no avail.

To clarify, the coordinates of the location at which I heard the bird
are: (41.3116167, -72.6695475).

I’ll go back in the morning to see what daylight might reveal.

Adrian Burke
Manhattan, NY

On Thu, Dec 27, 2018 at 5:15 PM Adrian Burke <aburke173...> wrote:

> Correction: woods just east of described field, not north.
> On Thu, Dec 27, 2018 at 5:13 PM Adrian Burke <aburke173...> wrote:
>> East River Preserve, Guilford, woods just north of large field near
>> bridge by Half Mile Rd. Heard a single owl vocalizing, immediately struck
>> me as Boreal owl. Stacatto toots in rapid succession, seemingly more
>> staccato, less trilled than Eastern Screech-Owl. Primarily deciduous woods
>> with a fee conifers. Im playing playback of both species with no response
>> as of yet.
>> Just want to get the word out. Not really sure what to make of what I
>> heard. Sounded absolutely spot on for Boreal. Obviously Eastern Screech is
>> more likely.
>> Adrian Burke
>> Manhattan, New York
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