[CT Birds] SE CT + RI Ross' Goose

Mark Szantyr birddog55 at charter.net
Sat Nov 23 13:32:22 EST 2013

Connecticut has two records. One in Milford, one in Westport, and is there a third from West Haven or is that the same as the Westport bird?


On Nov 23, 2013, at 1:12 PM, Glenn Williams <gswilliams9 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> from Tom Auer, Phil Rusch, & Glenn Williams:
> 11/23 - Stonington, Barn Island WMA -- VESPER SPARROW, EASTERN MEADOWLARK
> Stonington, Saltwater Farms Vineyard (permission required) -- SNOW BUNTING
> Just over the line in RI, there is a Ross' Goose on Yawgoo Mill Pond viewed from Bridge Ridge Road in Exeter.  It was in a flock of Canada Geese on the south side of the road when we saw it.  Thanks to Dan Finizia and Sue Talbot for finding it.  Phil pointed out that it is only the third record for RI.  Connecticut has had only one record.
> Glenn Williams
> Mystic
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