Persistence paid off with a great view of the Nelson's Sparrow. It was right across the second ditch in the tall vegetation. I had an up close view as it sat and regarded me for long enough for photos. 
Sue Wetmore 
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Subject: eBird Report - Pomainville WMA, Oct 8, 2015 

Pomainville WMA, Rutland, Vermont, US 
Oct 8, 2015 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM 
Protocol: Stationary 
12 species 

Canada Goose  12 
Wood Duck  1 
Mallard  15 
Great Blue Heron  1 
Blue Jay  2 
American Crow  1 
Common Raven  1 
Nelson's Sparrow  1     bird seen from 6 feet away, orange wash on face, streaks on flanks and breast. Photo 
Savannah Sparrow  2 
Song Sparrow  3 
Swamp Sparrow  10 
Red-winged Blackbird  73 

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