[CT Birds] Meriden birds 1886

Anthony Zemba ajzemba at gmail.com
Tue Feb 16 15:21:41 EST 2016


Thanks for sharing Melissa!
I like "Smaller Yellowlegs" and "Bartramian Sandpiper (not uncommon!!!!!)"
Amazing to read the relative abundance classifications for some of this
species.
-AZ

On Tue, Feb 16, 2016 at 2:34 PM, Arthur Shippee via CTBirds <
ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org> wrote:

> Meriden birders with a quiet evening might want to enter this list onto
> eBird as historical sightings.
>
> On Feb 16, 2016, at 1:55 PM, Kathy Van Der Aue via CTBirds <
> ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org> wrote:
>
> > Very interesting!  Thanks for posting it.  I noted with sadness the
> > reference to the Passenger Pigeon.  Also interesting that White-throated
> > Sparrows were migrants whereas now they are present all winter, and the
> > note about the House Sparrow.  Joel Allen's little comment at the end "Of
> > course it is incomplete..." makes me wonder what else should be on the
> list.
> >
> >
> > Kathy Van Der Aue
> > Southport, Connecticut
> > Visit my Blog at http://naturaliststable.wordpress.com
> >
> > On Tue, Feb 16, 2016 at 1:27 PM, Melissa Baston via CTBirds <
> > ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org> wrote:
> >
> >> My cousin sent me the link below, a quick read of one man's findings
> >> (uncommon/common) birds occurring in Meriden in 1886.  I thought it may
> be
> >> of interest to some Meriden birders.
> >>
> >> A list of the birds of Meriden, Conn
> >> <http://search.lib.virginia.edu/catalog/100447662/details>
> >>
> >> Format
> >>
> >> Book; Online; EBook
> >>
> >> Creator
> >>
> >> Platt, Franklin
> >>
> >> Publication Date
> >>
> >> 1887
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Melissa Baston
> >>
> >> Cheshire
> >>
> >>
> >>
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