Wow! Maybe I didn't hallucinate it after all..
On 5/9/2016 12:49 PM, Nancy A Carter wrote:
> I too had a Rose-Breasted Grosbeak (male) and female Eastern Towhee this
> morning. She was foraging in the wooded lot next door. The Grosbeak was on
> a White Pine where my feeders are.
> on Lake George
> Ticonderoga, NY (not far from VT!)
> On Mon, May 9, 2016 at 11:56 AM, Jane Stein <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Woke up this morning to see the two Rose-Breasted Grosbeaks on the ground
>> under the feeder plus 10 to 12 White-Crowned Sparrows and an odd-looking
>> Grosbeak-sized bird with them that my as yet uncaffeinated brain finally
>> recognized as a female Towhee a split second before the whole bunch flushed.
>> I've not had a Towhee here in the 10 years I've been here and haven't laid
>> eyes on one anywhere else in that time, so I was a bit slow on the uptake,
>> and pre-coffee, I might have been hallucinating. Haven't caught sight of
>> it since then so far.