I’m was wrong when I said Toads don’t sing during the day, so it must have been a toad the Carol Heffer heard. They have sung all day (and night) at the pond behind my house for the last 3 days.
South Bingham St, Cortnwall
> On May 14, 2016, at 11:25 AM, Michele Patenaude <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I heard American Toads singing in the day today at Delta Park
> Michele Patenaude
> 172 Woodbury Road
> Burlington, VT 05408
>> On May 13, 2016, at 5:25 AM, Janet Warren <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> I don’t usually hear the toads during the day. They were singing last night at my house, though. Tree frogs do sing in the daytime, though and they have a lovely trill.
>> Janet Warren, Cornwall
>>> On May 12, 2016, at 9:27 AM, Steve Faccio <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> Perhaps they were American Toads. Long, extended musical trill.
>>> Steve Faccio
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>>>> On 5/12/2016 12:00 AM, VTBIRD automatic digest system wrote:
>>>> Date: Wed, 11 May 2016 09:12:12 -0400
>>>> From: Carol R Heffer<[log in to unmask]>
>>>> Subject: Identification question
>>>> I was walking in Symanski Park Monday morning and heard a sound I at first thought was a small machine. I realized it was a bird trilling. It was joined by a second at a lower pitch. It went on for a long time. I tried to find it on my Merlin app, to no avail. Anyone know what it might be?