Date: 1/13/21 10:14 am
From: Diana <dlee3...>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Carolina wren singing
I did a short video about Carolina wrens. Some of the footage was from a long time ago when my camera wasn’t very good, but it has interesting information and some nice winter footage.

https://youtu.be/rnQ8W7WamBw


From: Jeff MacQueen
Sent: Wednesday, January 13, 2021 11:16 AM
To: <VTBIRD...>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Carolina wren singing

A Carolina Wren was also singing today in our Caledonia Street
neighborhood. Hadn’t heard it in a month or so.
Jeff MacQueen, St. J

On Wednesday, January 13, 2021, Neil Buckley <bucklenj...>
wrote:

> Hi Maeve:
>
> I believe the poem's about a European robin, *Erithacus rubecula*, the
> "original" robin, so to speak. They sing very loudly all winter and are
> beloved in the British Isles for their tameness and
> familiarity (Continental Robins on the other hand are much more retiring).
> I have very fond memories of Irish robins livening up the long winter
> evenings when I was growing up in Cork.
>
> Neil Buckley
>
> On Wed, Jan 13, 2021 at 9:46 AM Maeve Kim <maevulus...> wrote:
>
> > I first heard this short poem from my father, and I’m sure it’s about a
> > Carolina Wren:
> >
> > “I heard a bird sing in the dark of December.
> >
> > A magical thing. And sweet to remember
> >
> > We are nearer to Spring than we were in September.
> >
> > I heard a bird sing in the dark of December.”
> >
> > Oliver Herford
> > Maeve Kim, Jericho Center
> >
> >
> >
> > > On Jan 13, 2021, at 8:58 AM, Sue Wetmore <
> > <000006207b3956ac-dmarc-request...> wrote:
> > >
> > > My Carolina wren was also singing which was a nature moment to savor.
> > > Sue Wetmore
> > >
> > > Sent from my iPod
> > >
> > >> On Jan 13, 2021, at 8:45 AM, Veer Frost <
> > <0000038039fb4cf6-dmarc-request...> wrote:
> > >>
> > >> Almost unbearably moving in this distraught moment we are in.Veer
> > >> Frost, Passumpsic NEK
> > >>
> > >> They have lost what is real (I Ching)
> >
>
>
> --
> Dr. Neil Buckley, M.Sc., Ph.D.
> Associate Professor and Chairman
> Department of Biological Sciences
> SUNY Plattsburgh,
> Plattsburgh, NY 12901
> 518 564 5165
>
 
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