Thanks for sharing your sightings. I was over that way today, but didn't go
up to Button Bay. I just got home, have looked at your photos, and am
wondering if any other VT birders did, too, as it's still a tad early for
If I lived closer than 3 hours away I'd go have a look first thing tomorrow
(Monday). Although it may be simply a factor of the angle and the lighting,
the photo shows a bird that looks suspiciously like an immature FORK-TAILED
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Subject: [VTBIRD] Loon and kingbird at Button Bay
Heard and saw a Common Loon from the point at Button Bay-- and then
was briefly visited by an Eastern Kingbird.
Pics of both here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/kayre/
Pretty exciting for me, as the loon is a lifebird and the kingbird's
only my second sighting (in the same place).