Hear! Hear!! to you, Brian, for the informative, thoughtful, thorough update
on gull identification 101. I think we all have learned much from the
exchanges on VTBIRD. THANKS!
Mike, Thanks for your sleuthing and the geography lesson re snow geese
migration. VERY COOL, indeed. Did you indicate when the birds were
For anyone's information - I am returned from my birding trip in Nov to NZ
-and would be glad to share my intineray, experiences, sightings etc. Trip
reports from others were very instrumental in our successful trip.