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#1 mol-son

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Posted 08 August 2012 - 12:09 AM

Hi,

Taken on Quirpon Island, Newfoundland on July 24. As always, any help is appreciated.

Cheers,

Dave

#2 Kryptos18

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Posted 08 August 2012 - 12:12 AM

It's a Savannah Sparrow.
Total birds seen: 370
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Lark Sparrow, Roseate Spoonbill, Painted Bunting

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#3 Parula

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Posted 08 August 2012 - 12:26 AM

I agree

Yard list 143
Bird lifers 375
Birds in Peru 91
Birds in the U.S. 301
Latest- Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, Eastern Whip-poor-will, Golden-winged Warbler, Chuck-will's-widow, Purple Gallinule
Butterfly lifers- 85
Latest- Brazilian Skipper, Twin-spotted Skipper, Clouded Skipper, Hayhurst's Scallopwing, Southern Broken Dash

Moth Lifers- 182

Latest- Southern Emerald, Showy Emerald, Virginia Creeper Sphinx, Walnut Sphinx
Dragonfly and damselflies lifers- 42
Latest- Rambur's Forktail, Needham's Skimmer, Banded Pennant, Blue-fronted Dancer, Swift Setwing
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#4 BarnSwallow

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Posted 08 August 2012 - 01:37 AM

A ptarmigan that size would be with its mother and would not be able to fly.




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