Date: 5/31/19 6:03 pm From: Gene Ricks <gricks1949...> Subject: [MDBirding] Re: (No longer present) Black-bellied Whistling-Duck in Baltimore
On Friday, May 31, 2019 at 8:20:43 AM UTC-4, Tim Carney wrote: > Local photographers found and photographed a BLACK-BELLIED WHISTLING-DUCK at Merritt Point Park in Dundalk (Baltimore) yesterday evening. It was still present at 5:45 this morning but abruptly took flight at 6:30 and disappeared to the north. > > A few birders spread out to check all of the nearby parks with duck ponds/creeks and I've only heard negative reports so far from Patterson Park, Lake Montebello, Cox's Point Park, Chesterwood Park, Stansbury Park, and the White Marsh Mall area. > > Still worth a look at your local duck ponds today, especially in the Baltimore area. > > Tim Carney > Parkville, MD
The Black-bellied Whistling Duck showed back up in the original spot as the night before this evening around 6:30, last reported still there at 7:30.