On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 2:00 PM, Susan Fogleman
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> Thanks for sharing your video, Steve!
> This would appear to be distraction display by the snipe, indicating that
> you were probably quite near its nest.

Ohh, I didn't think of that. I hope I didn't stress him!

I won't go back or take anyone else to that spot for awhile because it
happened very close to the edge of the road and there wouldn't be a
way to avoid stressing him.

Thanks for the insight into his behavior!

All the best,
Steve Mermelstein