Date: 3/25/20 3:05 pm From: Karen Idoine <kidoine...> Subject: Re: [MASSBIRD] Fox Sparrows, etc - New Salem
Today we had influx of Song Sparrows - no Fox Sparrows, though I’ve been watching... Interesting how big the Song Sparrows look compared to the Dark-eyed Juncos, which are still here.
Karen Idoine Wendell, MA
> On Mar 25, 2020, at 4:58 PM, Bill Lafley <blafley...> wrote: > > Hello, > > 2 Fox Sparrows at the feeder today with a pair of Purple Finches > regular visitors also. > > The abundance of Ring-necked Ducks continues in the N Quabbin Area > with a total of 226 at Branch Bridge Causeway in N Salem this AM. A > Bufflehead still there and two at Lake Mattawa. > > Last evening with two+ inches of snow on the ground we did have a > woodcock in the yard flying around and occasionally calling but no > continual displays. We wondered if they needed a snow free area to > display and peent from? > > Bill Lafley > New Salem > <blafley...>