Many of us were around when Ted and Bryan were slaving away on their very
helpful guide to Birdwatching in Vermont. We saw how many hours and gallons of
gas were spent on the whole project. I believe I heard the figure of 42
cents an hour or maybe less that they had "earned" on the writing and
photography and proof-reading, etc. I have a copy of the old book, which was out-dated
when I received it 13 years ago from a birder who was moving out of state.
There is no comparison. I believe I am joined by a host of grateful Vermont
birders who thank them for their tireless efforts in supporting our favorite