The photos of the bobwhite we have here in Florence are now posted for
viewing at: http://www.sover.net/~clifdisc/birds/debclark/bobwhite.html
Cliff, who posted them for me, advises that the thumbnails are fairly small
but each one links to the full sized photo. I tried it and it works fine -
even for those of us on dial-up.
Again, this bird is almost surely an escapee, a conclusion reached in part
because this bird is not native to VT and is not migratory, and in part because
on this individual the plumage is more typical of what Sibley refers to as the
Still this is an interesting bird and fun to have in the neighborhood. The
ringing call makes a nice addition to the general birdsong.