Date: 2/13/20 11:57 am From: Matt Hafner <hafner.matt...> Subject: Re: [MDBirding] Old record for Clay-colored Sparrow - location????
There are 4 checklists of that bird in eBird and none are actually plotted at the house where the bird was. There are 2 checklists plotted in the town of Churchville which is reasonably close and that level of accuracy is okay for historical records.
Matt Hafner Forest Hill, MD
On Thu, Feb 13, 2020 at 2:48 PM 'Tony Futcher' via Maryland & DC Birding < <mdbirding...> wrote:
> I am trying to get a more precise location for an old record of > Clay-colored Sparrow which Kathy Klimkiewicz and I saw on January 22, 1978. > > The location I used in my record was "North of Aberdeen". I am trying to > enter my old records into eBird, but ebird is not happy with this location, > and does not report it. > > This was a staked-out location at a home, with feeders. Unfortunately I > cannot find any better information. > > Does anyone have a better location for this bird? I know there are many of > you who keep better records than I do, so I am hopeful?? > > Thank you for any assistance, > > Tony > > Tony Futcher > Hyattsville, MD > <tonyfutcher1...> > > -- > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google > Group 'Maryland & DC Birding'. > To view group guidelines or change email preferences, visit this group on > the web at http://www.mdbirding.com > Unfamiliar with a hotspot mentioned on this list? Quickly locate it here - > http://www.mdbirding.com/hotspot.html > --- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Maryland & DC Birding" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to mdbirding+<unsubscribe...> > To view this discussion on the web visit > https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/mdbirding/<385275656.2800826.1581623295285...> > <https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/mdbirding/<385275656.2800826.1581623295285...>?utm_medium=email&utm_source=footer> > . >