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On Jun 20, 2011, at 8:51 PM, Sina M. wrote:
> Thanks Bryan. How embarrassing to mis-ID a Magnolia so badly.
> On Mon, Jun 20, 2011 at 8:35 PM, Bryan Pfeiffer
> <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Hi, Sina:
>> That is indeed a Magnolia Warbler singing its typical, "wee-da, wee-da,
>> wee-dee-oh" song.
>> We also get them singing, "wee-da, wee-da, wit-choo!" And they offer up a
>> raspy call note as well.
>> Nice recording! And that's a fine Spruce Grouse shot.
>> Bryan Pfeiffer
>>> *Subject: Hooded Warbler, Moose Bog*
>>> From: "Sina M." <sinabirding AT GMAIL.COM>
>>> Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2011 15:46:00 -0400
>>> My wife and I along with Jim McCoy visited Moose Bog in Ferdinand last
>>> Saturday (June 18) afternoon to look for some boreal species. To our
>>> surprise, we heard a Hooded Warbler at around 1:45pm from the main
>>> path off of S. America Pond Rd. The bird was fairly deep in on the bog
>>> (S/SW) side. I managed to get one recording of the song:
>>> The other highlight was a Spruce Grouse, flushed near the bog:
>>> Apologies for the delayed report. My web access had been limited until
>>> Sina Mohammadi
>>> Cambridge, MA
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