Not sure if this is the same article but here's a link to a UVM web page that is titled The Big Day:
On Jul 20, 2011, at 10:51 AM, Patti Haynes wrote:
> I just received my newest edition of the VERMONT QUARTERLY, the alumni
> magazine published by the University of Vermont. One of the featured
> articles is about Prof. Allan Strong and his most recent 'Big Day' in May.
> It's a wonderful read that takes you through the grueling 24 hour search
> that takes him, and his team of three, hundreds of miles all over Vermont to
> find the most species.
> A great read during the dog days of summer,
> Patti Haynes '75