Thanks, Ron. I was used to having them pretty much gone by the
end of March where I used to live.
Ron Payne wrote:
> I'm at a similar elevation and lattitude to you and I had one below my
> feeder on the 1st. Checking my data on ebird I see that I have had them here
> as late as May 10th in the past. So I wouldn't draw any breeding conclusions
> Ron Payne
> Middlebury, VT
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jane Stein" <[log in to unmask]>
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> Sent: Friday, May 02, 2008 9:01 PM
> Subject: [VTBIRD] FOY Kingbird & Junco question
> In Shoreham just this AM.
> In addition to a nice group of white-throated, white-crowned and
> chipping sparrows under the feeders, I've also still got at least
> two juncos. Since my elevation is around 300 feet, I'm puzzled
> why they would still be here. They couldn't be planning to nest
> here in the lowlands, could they?