Hi, the last couple of months people have found domestic ring-neck doves
outside. I have taken in two of them - if this is a domestic ring-neck, I
could give it a home with the others. Helena in Monkton, VT.
On Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 11:34 AM, Chip Darmstadt <
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> Cool Jeanne! Another possibility to consider is Ringed Turtle-Dove. Anyone
> get a look at the undertail coverts (white in the turtle-dove, gray in the
> collared dove) or the contrast between the flight feathers and the rest of
> the wing (more contrast in collared)?
> If the bird is still around, I'd love to take a look!
> Best, Chip
> Chip Darmstadt
> Executive Director
> North Branch Nature Center
> 713 Elm Street
> Montpelier, VT 05602
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> Subject: [VTBIRD] Eurasian Collared Dove in Montpelier
> Jeremy Silansky of Montpelier, Vermont got this photo of a Eurasian
> Collared Dover the other day.
> This would seem, based on a quick search of EBird, to be a very rare
> sighting for Vermont.
> Collared Dove.png