Thanks for your phone message to me on these; but I was out of town in MA
birding for the long weekend.
If you spot them again, I will be here for the call (at least if I am home).
Unfortunately my cell phone charger won't be here (from where I left it in
MA) until later in the week; so I won't be using the cell except for
At 12:26 PM 1/20/2008 -0500, you wrote:
>I was at Shelburne Point at 10:50am. There were 2 Harlequins on the south
>side of the cove, and they were in close. The lighting wasn't great until
>swam across the cove and ended up on the north side. I got really good looks
>at them, and watched them until 11:23am. On my way home, I phoned T.
>Murin to tell him what I had seen. I knew that one of them was an adult
>drake. The other one was less obvious to me. I described to him what I had
>seen and he told me that this description fits a first winter male. Thank you
>Ted, for the help with this.