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Jim Mead <[log in to unmask]>
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Vermont Birds <[log in to unmask]>
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Tue, 2 Mar 2010 12:10:01 -0500
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I went to the South Hero Railroad Causeway and located a pair (m&f) of 
Barrow's Goldeneye. They were with four Common Goldeneye. I looked around 
from the kiosk and found very few birds. Common Goldeneyes were scattered 
about in small groups. I saw a single duck flying south and pointed my scope 
in its' direction. This put me onto the group of six that the two Barrow's were 
in. I saw a total of 60-70 Goldeneyes and 4 Common Mergansers. I was there 
before the north wind began to pick up speed. I got lucky to find this pair 
because they were so far out. ("Needle in a haystack") I spotted them at 7:16 
a.m.

Enjoy Birds,

Jim Mead 

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