[CT Birds] Iceland Gulls and Long-tailed Duck at Hammonasset
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Sat Feb 23 17:40:59 EST 2013
From Dave Rathbun with Ron and Marcy Klattenberg
2/23/13 Hammonasset, Madison 11:30 a.m. - Observed a Long-tailed Duck flying east toward Clinton. Also found 2 2nd winter Iceland Gulls at East Beach. The 2 were among a group of Ring-billed Gulls that were feeding in close proximity to a bulldozer that had been spreading sand along the beach.
Cooke Rd., Wallingford 2:30 p.m. - 2 Savannah Sparrows observed along the side of the road across from some very large homes. There have been several reports of these sparrows since the middle of February.
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