On Sat, Mar 24, 2012 at 5:09 PM, Maeve Kim <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> This has been a fascinating discussion – and I like the idea of closing it
> with Hector’s advice about chilling out.
> I’ve been birding for decades so I’ve made many (MANY) misidentifications.
> One of the most memorable was at Ding Darling NWR in Florida. I was on the
> tourist tram that goes slowly along the five-mile drive through the swamps.
> Suddenly I yelled out, “Anhinga! My first ever! Yay!” Everyone whipped
> their heads around and stared with amazement – at a black plastic garbage
> bag hung up on mangrove branches.
> Maeve Kim
> Jericho Center
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