Eastern Bluebird and Chipping Sparrow. Usually it's the first 2 letters of each part of the name except when there is a hyphenated name. ----- Original Message ----- From: heron329@xxxxxxx To: acdbrooks@xxxxxxxxxxx ; warfield101@xxxxxxxxxxx Cc: s.ridd@xxxxxxx ; va-richmond-general@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Sent: Tuesday, April 24, 2007 8:32 AM Subject: Re: [va-richmond-general] Re: Cormorants on lakes Yes, I don't know what some of these mean. EABL? CHSP? Translate please. Margaret -----Original Message----- From: acdbrooks@xxxxxxxxxxx To: warfield101@xxxxxxxxxxx Cc: s.ridd@xxxxxxx; va-richmond-general@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Sent: Mon, 23 Apr 2007 10:01 PM Subject: [va-richmond-general] Re: Cormorants on lakes ALL I certainly understand the desire to use the abbreviations for our birds, especially when they are fairly obvious DCCO, but I have to tell you I think this is a good way to turn people off. ANN BROOKS On Apr 23, 2007, at 2:51 PM, Al Warfield wrote: > Linda & I visited Three Lakes Nature Center (in Henrico Co) on > Saturday - > the one that was featured in the Saturday TD - and saw DC > Cormorants (DCCO) > and Canada Geese (CAGO) there. There was one CAGO > nesting on an island. > Also, that's a good place to see EABL and CHSP - > on an asphalt path from > one of the lakes to the parking lot. Other > than that there were some TUTI > and a few RBWP and DOWP. > > Al Warfield > ----- Original Message ----- > From: s.ridd@xxxxxxx > To: va-richmond-general@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > Sent: Monday, April 23, 2007 2:02 PM > Subject: [va-richmond-general] Re: Cormorants on lakes > > Echo Lake in western Henrico County has spring migrating Cormorants.- > Sue > > -------------- Original message ---------------------- > From: tyler turpin <tylerturpin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> > > > > Mr. Barnett > > Thank you for reporting the Cormorants at U of R lake. They made a > year > > round > > presence at Canterbury lake off Pump Road starting 3 or 4 years > > > ago.Cormorants > > have made a great comeback in less than 20 years. In the early > 1990's > > they were > > only a few at the Jamestown Ferry dock. They are now year round even > on > > Lake > > Robinson in Rockbridge County (the county around Lexington VA) I > have > > started to > > keep track of the ponds and lakes a mile or more from the rivers > that do > > not > > connect to a river or only connect to a river by a mile or more of > > > creek and > > contain Cormorants. I have the following locations so far by personal > > observation or listserve reports:What other inland locations can we > add? > > > > Rockwood Park Chesterfield > > Swift Creek Reservoir Chesterfield > > Harrison Lake Charles City > > Canterbury Lake Henrico > > Tuckahoe Creek Route 6 vicinity Goochland/Henrico > > Curles Neck inland former gravel mine ponds Henrico > > Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens Henrico > > U of R lake Henrico > > Byrd Park Lakes Richmond > > > > > > You are subscribed to VA-Richmond-General. To unsubscribe, send > email to > > va-richmond-general-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the > > > Subject > > field. To adjust other settings (vacation, digest, etc.) please > visit, > > http://www.freelists.org/list/va-richmond-general. > > > > > You are subscribed to VA-Richmond-General. To unsubscribe, send email > to > va-richmond-general-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the > Subject > field. To adjust other settings (vacation, digest, etc.) > please visit, > http://www.freelists.org/list/va-richmond-general. > -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- AOL now offers free email to everyone. Find out more about what's free from AOL at AOL.com.