If the invitation still stands, I'd be up for joining you on Saturday,
at least for the morning. I live in Burlington, but could certainly meet
you in your neck of the woods.
Let me know what you're thinking. Happy to join you if the stars align.
On Mon, Apr 29, 2019 at 11:34 AM Richard Littauer <
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> The Global Big Day is coming up this Saturday, and I'd like to spend it
> with a few other birders, if anyone would like to join me.
> I'm thinking of starting early in Montpelier (where I live), and possibly
> doing either a Washington-only big day, or doing some birding here in the
> morning and then heading over to Shelburne Farms or somewhere similar on
> the lake to see if I can pick up some more waterfowl that we don't normally
> get up here in central Vermont.
> This is not a formalized, guiding tour; this is just one birder seeing if
> others might be interested in birding together this Saturday. I plan to
> finish birding for the day by 5:30, near Essex.
> If you'd rather respond to me directly than to the list, I'll watch this
> thread and let others know that there are a few of us planning to go out.
> We can figure out logistics closer; right now I am thinking of heading to
> the North Branch Nature Center or Chickering Bog around 8:00am or earlier,
> then over to Berlin Pond, through to Moretown, and possibly directly over
> the mountain to some hotspots in Addison and then up to Shelburne, and back
> through to St Michael's Natural Area in Chittenden if we have time. Other
> suggestions welcome.
> So: anyone else want to go birding together?
> Richard | @richlitt <https://twitter.com/richlitt> | burntfen.com