Date: 3/23/21 8:07 am
From: Angela Dimmitt via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: [CT Birds] Re: Robin Question
I heard a robin singing for the first time at 6:30 this morning - not seen one on the lawn yet.  My robins nesting in a rhododendron by the house two years ago also lost their eggs to something.  They left.
Angela Dimmitt,
New Milford


-----Original Message-----
From: Kathy Van Der Aue <kathyvda...>
To: Paul Desjardins <paul.desjardins2...>
Cc: COA - Connecticut Ornithological Association <ctbirds...>
Sent: Tue, Mar 23, 2021 8:34 am
Subject: [CT Birds] Re: Robin Question

My locals are here in spades, Paul, and have been for a couple of weeks but
I'm near the shoreline.

Kathy Van Der Aue
Southport, CT


On Tue, Mar 23, 2021 at 8:31 AM Paul Desjardins <paul.desjardins2...>
wrote:

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> Paul Desjardins
> <paul.desjardins2...>
> Phone: (860) 623-3696
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> Bev, if in fact it is the same robin returning and nesting in the same
> location I doubt it’s memory is so good that it can recall the loss of it’s
> eggs from the previous year. One has to realize the stakes so often are
> against a successful nesting. Fortunately being double brooded helps in
> this situation. B T W I have noticed this year in my area robins are late
> in arriving in numbers. As an example, recently along a two mile or so
> drive along Main Street in South Windsor I noted only one robin when
> normally a dozen or more should have been present. Also, still waiting for
> my locals to show up!
>
> Paul Desjardins
> Windsor Locks
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