Common Snipe or Wilson's Snipe? Because there have been reports of a Common Snipe in Newfoundland. Wilson's is the regular breeder in Vermont, Common Snipe extremely rare to North America.
Subject: Common Snipe
Date: Mon Jan 13 2014 12:32 pm
From: lindalunna AT hotmail.com Stockbridge, VT. It was a surprise when I flushed a Common Snipe during a late morning walk around our hay field this morning. I do not remember ever seeing one at this time of year.
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