[CT Birds] CTBirds Digest, Vol 2464, Issue 2

Barbara E Thomas Bthomasct at aol.com
Tue Nov 26 22:44:05 EST 2013



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> Today's Topics:
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>   1. bald eagle (craig minor)
>   2. bird food (craig minor)
>   3. Big wind (Dave Provencher)
>   4. Re: Big wind (Steve Mayo and Rebecca Horowitz)
>   5. Sterling Greater White-Fronted Goose / R.I. Ross's Goose
>      (dbobolink at aol.com)
>   6. Eurasian Wigeons, Milford (Stephen Spector)
>   7. Sterling yard (dbobolink at aol.com)
>   8. Re: Greenwich Tod's Point - Brief look  Sunday 11/24
>      (shootsnaps at aol.com)
>   9. Warning to members of this list (Mntncougar at aol.com)
>  10. Westport CBC 2013 (Mardi Dickinson)
>  11. Hammo report (Roy Harvey)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 10:03:19 -0800 (PST)
> From: craig minor <minor.craig at sbcglobal.net>
> To: "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] bald eagle
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> well had another great day in the woods today , saw the bald eagle agan , and a downy wood pecker female I believe , this makes four times in two weeks I have seen the bald eagle , crystal lake area ellington.
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> Message: 2
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 10:04:06 -0800 (PST)
> From: craig minor <minor.craig at sbcglobal.net>
> To: "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] bird food
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> Can anyone recommend? a good bird food blend or what type is best for this time of year , I have been using the wild bird blend and just seem to get them same type of birds all the time 
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> Message: 3
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 10:07:57 -0800
> From: Dave Provencher <hikerbirder at gmail.com>
> To: "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Big wind
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> You know it's truly windy when you see an adult Bald Eagle (Norwich) work
> to fly into it and only make slow progress!
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> Dave
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> Message: 4
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 11:30:03 -0800 (PST)
> From: Steve Mayo and Rebecca Horowitz <rsdmayo at sbcglobal.net>
> To: Dave Provencher <hikerbirder at gmail.com>,
>    "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: Re: [CT Birds] Big wind
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> One would expect a fair number of buteos today, but I walked off the job at 115 pm with only a female Cooper, 3 Harriers, and Merlin - 5 hawks total, all right on the deck.? 
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> [With regards to that recent post about running into someone:? No, those 5 birds today did not join me and accompany me home]
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> Steve Mayo
> Bethany
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> From: Dave Provencher <hikerbirder at gmail.com>
> To: "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org> 
> Sent: Sunday, November 24, 2013 1:07 PM
> Subject: [CT Birds] Big wind
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> You know it's truly windy when you see an adult Bald Eagle (Norwich) work
> to fly into it and only make slow progress!
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> Dave
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> Message: 5
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 14:30:13 -0500 (EST)
> From: dbobolink at aol.com
> To: ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org
> Subject: [CT Birds] Sterling Greater White-Fronted Goose / R.I. Ross's
>    Goose
> Message-ID: <8D0B762BAF1E036-E60-6E1D7 at webmail-m243.sysops.aol.com>
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>> From Robert Dixon
> 11/24/13 - Sterling - Sterling Pond - GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE (2) in with 300+ Canada Geese (viewed from Church St. around 1:00pm).
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> 11/24/13 - The Rhode Island ROSS'S GOOSE was present on the Mill Pond with about 250+ Canada Geese around noon. Viewed from the bridge on Bridge Ridge Rd. in Exeter
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> Robert Dixon
> 179 Main St.
> Sterling, Ct. 06377
> 860-564-4638 h
> 860-933-9545 c.
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> Message: 6
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 13:04:37 -0800 (PST)
> From: Stephen Spector <charsjs at sbcglobal.net>
> To: "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Eurasian Wigeons, Milford
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>> From Steve & Charla Spector, Milford, Law High School pond, 2:30-3:00 PM, 4 male Eurasian Wigeons present from 2:30-3:00 PM.
> ?
> charsjs at sbcglobal.net
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> Message: 7
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 17:21:38 -0500 (EST)
> From: dbobolink at aol.com
> To: ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org
> Subject: [CT Birds] Sterling yard
> Message-ID: <8D0B77AADBBE160-A88-69848 at webmail-va023.sysops.aol.com>
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>> From Robert Dixon
> 11/24/13 - Sterling yard - FOX SPARROW, COOPER'S HAWK and a record (30) NORTHERN CARDINAL at one time just before dusk.
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> Robert Dixon
> 179 Main St.
> Sterling, Ct. 06377
> 860-564-4638 h
> 860-933-9545 c
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> Message: 8
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 20:06:16 -0500 (EST)
> From: shootsnaps at aol.com
> To: ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org
> Subject: Re: [CT Birds] Greenwich Tod's Point - Brief look  Sunday
>    11/24
> Message-ID: <8D0B791AD5B9A4A-224C-6DF1C at webmail-d133.sysops.aol.com>
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> Very Cold & Windy: 
> Quick look along Lee (ocean) side near Innis cottage.
> 40 Brandts
> 4 Canada Geese - 2 with Orange collars
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> AL Scuterud
> Old Greenwich
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> Message: 9
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 20:08:04 -0500 (EST)
> From: Mntncougar at aol.com
> To: ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org
> Subject: [CT Birds] Warning to members of this list
> Message-ID: <3dbea.5b492b22.3fc3fcf4 at aol.com>
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> This maybe off topic but is about a danger to anyone who has a  Facebook 
> account, and I know that applies to many members of this list. Today I  
> received an email with the subject:
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> "Mntncougar, 3 messages marked as unread"
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> I'm used to emails like that from Facebook, although they normally  say 2 
> messages, not 3.  Most all the people I know on Facebook are  birders. I 
> generally ignore these emails but decided to open this one.  When I did it 
> looked like a regular Facebook email, although it did contain the  line:
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> "3 private messages that must be read"
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> Curious, I clicked on "View Messages" and a page started to open  but 
> immediately a window from my anti-virus (AVG) popped up saying a virus had  been 
> detected and deleted. After I recovered from the shock I took a closer look  
> at the email.  The sender was;
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> <zmsja at fingercompanies.com>
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> Which is not remotely like the sender on a Facebook email (they  begin with 
> "notifications ...").
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> I strongly suggest that you all check any mail you get from  Facebook 
> before you open it. "Friends" don't send friends viruses.  
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> Don  Morgan
> Coventry
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> Message: 10
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 20:45:39 -0500
> From: Mardi Dickinson <mardi1d at gmail.com>
> To: CT Birds  Birds List <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Westport CBC 2013
> Message-ID: <B74EA68F-9E5B-486E-A5D9-F959698AF307 at gmail.com>
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> Birders et al,
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> For convenience, I have listed the Westport CBC information under 
> Christmas Bird Count 2013 on my site for those that would be interested.
> http://kymry.wordpress.com/2013/11/19/westport-ct-christmas-bird-count-2013/
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> Cheers,
> Mardi Dickinson
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> Message: 11
> Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 19:44:34 -0800 (PST)
> From: Roy Harvey <rmharvey at snet.net>
> To: CT Birds <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Hammo report
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> Passing this along.
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> ?From: Rick Macsuga
> 11/24/13--Hammonasset SP, end of? moraine trail semipalmated plover mixed in with dunlins,blackbellied plovers and ruddy turnstones
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> Roy Harvey
> Beacon Falls, CT
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