Date: 4/30/20 4:32 pm From: Mark Paul <mrpbirder...> Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] bird feeders
I guess it did't occur to me that people would go to the trouble of taking
them in at night and putting them back out in the morning. Good point Ali.
On Thu, Apr 30, 2020 at 7:30 PM LKulas <lkulas...> wrote:
> Sent from my iPad
> > On Apr 30, 2020, at 7:18 PM, Eugenia Cooke <euge24241...> wrote:
> > We take our feeders in every evening as soon as the late feeding birds
> > finished. We hang them back out early in the morning. If we forget, as we
> > do once or twice a season we often get bear feeder destruction in our
> > Rutland back yard. But the daytime feeders offer delightful backyard
> > birding.
> >> On Thu, Apr 30, 2020, 7:00 PM alison wagner <alikatofvt...>
> >> Another reason to not feed birds this time of year...it causes them to
> >> congregate and potentially expose themselves to conjunctivitis
> >> Think social distancing for birds.
> >> Just my too sense
> >> Ali
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: "Richard Littauer" <richard.littauer...>
> >> To: "Vermont Birds" <VTBIRD...>
> >> Sent: Thursday, April 30, 2020 6:57:20 PM
> >> Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] bird feeders
> >> The main reason for bringing in feeders, as far as I am aware, is bears.
> >> But not all feeders are in bear territory. My feeder, for instance, is
> >> still out. If a bear wants to climb three sets of stairs in downtown
> >> Montpelier, he's welcome to, but I don't think it's very likely.
> >>> On Thu, Apr 30, 2020 at 6:36 PM Mark Paul <mrpbirder...> wrote:
> >>> Would someone please tell me why people keep posting pictures of birds
> >>> their feeders when feeders were supposed to come down April 1 ?
> >> --
> >> Richard | @richlitt <https://twitter.com/richlitt> | burntfen.com
> >> <http://www.burntfen.com> > >>