Date: 11/5/19 6:00 am
From: Nancy L Newfield <nancy...>
Subject: Re: [LABIRD-L] Cameron and southern Calcasieu
Bill, et al,

I would say that any day one can score 9 Crested Caracaras in Louisiana is
stellar! Congrats Melvin and Ralph.

*Iron Nan*

On Tue, Nov 5, 2019 at 7:51 AM bill fontenot <natrldlite...> wrote:

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> On Tue, Nov 5, 2019 at 7:30 AM -0600, "Melvin Weber" <mweber...>
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> Ralph Cambre and I did Cameron on Monday. Weather was great. Few insects,
> but fewer then expected birds. Our goal was 125 species for the day.
> Should be easy on a normal day in fall migration. Of course, all birds are
> good, but the few better species were: a couple of Redheads on Rutherford
> road, 300 Sandhill near Pine Pasture road, 3 Oyster-catchers on Holly Beach
> west, 21 Snowy Plovers, 2 Long=billed Curlews and 2 Marbled Godwits, 2
> Franklin gulls, 1 Reddish Egret, 1 Broad-winged Hawk, 9 Caracaras, 5
> Merlins, 2 Peregrines, 1 Western kingbird, 4 Scissor-tails, 1 Warbling
> Vireo, only 6 Warblers and 3 Sparrows. Also many, many easy misses so we
> ended up with 119 species. Maybe next time.
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