[CT Birds] Bloomfield Ipswich Sparrow
ctredbird2 at comcast.net
Tue Dec 29 13:12:49 EST 2009
Thanks for the kind words, Paul. I'd like to take the credit for sharp eyes, but that actually belongs to Tait Johannsen, the NY birder who found the sparrow and gave me an unexpected Christmas present!
Thanks are also due to those who helped me sort through the ID issues involved!
Canton, CT <== glad no CBC is being conducted today
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From: paul cianfaglione
To: Ctbirds Ctbirdslists
Sent: Tue, 29 Dec 2009 13:24:26 +0000 (UTC)
Subject: [CT Birds] Bloomfield Ipswich Sparrow
Jamie was kind enough to pass along the photos of the Bloomfield Ipswich Sparrow to me. The bird matches perfectly with the Sibley Guide drawing (not to mention a number of other references)!! An incredble inland find, one for the Hartford County record books! Congrats to Jamie and his sharp eyes!!
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