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#1 ant_anks

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Posted 02 October 2013 - 10:13 PM

Eau Claire, WI just a few moments ago. Thinking Nashville, but just double checking.

 

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#2 Shoveler26

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Posted 02 October 2013 - 10:35 PM

Yep Nashville


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Posted 02 October 2013 - 10:42 PM

2nd



#4 jblakelock

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Posted 02 October 2013 - 11:00 PM

Just curious, how would you rule out Connecticutt Warbler?


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#5 darknight

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Posted 02 October 2013 - 11:06 PM

The white vent and thin, small bill, as well as the thin and dainty shape of the bird. Connecticut's are rarely seen, and even more rarely seen out in the open, and even more rarely seen in trees.


There are 976 species on the ABA list. Looks like I've got a lot of birding to do....

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#6 Shoveler26

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Posted 02 October 2013 - 11:12 PM

The tree thing is not good to base a Connecticut warbler on because I have seen one in a small tree before. Although that was in the middle of a deep forest :P Heres a bad photo I got of it: 

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Posted 02 October 2013 - 11:23 PM

This is why I qualify most all of my assertions with words like "not usually", "rarely" or "often"


There are 976 species on the ABA list. Looks like I've got a lot of birding to do....

Life List (World): 1101 species
ABA area: 637
Latest ABA lifers: Rhinoceros Auklet, Pacific Golden Plover, Olive-backed Pipit, Rufous-backed Robin Least Storm-Petrel, Ashy Storm-Petrel, Black Storm-Petrel, Craveri's Murrelet, White-eared Hummingbird, Ruff, Black-vented Shearwater, Rosy-faced Lovebird, Sinaloa Wren, Rufous-capped Warbler, Greater Sage-Grouse, Harris Sparrow, Tufted Duck, Red-throated Pipit
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Riverside County, CA: 275
2015 ABA: 190

 


#8 jblakelock

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Posted 03 October 2013 - 12:20 AM

Darknight, thanks so much for the explanation.  I didn't realize Connecticut was more of a ground bird.  In the above picture I wasn't quite sure if the vent was white or if it was an artifact from the leaves.  Appreciate the help.  


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