One year while doing the CBC, we were yelled at by a (angry) man. We told
him we were doing a Christmas Bird Count. He said he would 'bird us' if we
didn't get off the road. (We were on a main road at the time). We left so
don't know if he called the police or planned to shoot us!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Lance Tanino" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Thursday, April 26, 2007 8:57 PM
Subject: [VTBIRD] question
> Hello birders:
> I have been wondering how often do birders get visited by the police? Has
> anyone walked down a neighborhood street birding and had someone call the
> police on them? I've had that experience recently and wondered how
> frequently that occurs to birders.