[birdky] recent local sightings.

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> From: Lyneart <lyneart@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: August 2, 2011 10:41:10 AM CDT
> To: BIRDKY Freelists <birdky@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: recent local sightings. 
> 
>       About a week ago, I reported hearing my first Grasshopper Sparrow of 
> the year on my brother's farm. Since then, on Sunday morning, the 31st, I 
> heard and saw my first Grasshopper Sparrow of the year on my own place. I 
> heard and saw it again this morning at the same location. I don't believe I 
> overlooked it earlier. I think it's a recent refugee from someone else's 
> freshly mown pasture or hay field. 
> 
>       Another observation from Sunday morning near my pine thicket - a 
> Red-headed Woodpecker attempting to catch a large bug in flight. I couldn't 
> determine if it was successful.
> 
>       Since I received an objection on grounds of lack of specificity to my 
> unilateral Young Pond name change, I will now be specific about where I went 
> this morning after making my home farm rounds - John U Young Road Transient 
> Pond off left side of KY 102 one mile North of the 102/848 junction or two 
> miles West by North/West of the 102/96 junction or right off 102 1.15 miles 
> South of Mosley's Pond -  13 Great Blue Herons, one Green Heron and 8 
> shorebird species - One Lesser Yellowlegs only new species from last time. 
> Slightly different numbers on the other species. Only other exact count - 3 
> Semi-palmated Plovers in one field of view. (They didn't cheat on roll call 
> this time). Other species - Semi-palmated Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, 
> Pectoral Sandpiper, Spotted Sandpiper, Solitary Sandpiper and Killdeer.
>       
> Frank Lyne
> frank@xxxxxxxxxxx - near Dot in Logan County, KY 
> 
> 
> 



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