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I've only seen one in all my birding. Nice to hear them at least. Very
cool!​

On Sun, Mar 13, 2016 at 8:45 PM, Alison Wagner <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Fellow Birders,
>
> Sunday evening, following a spring time ritual, I walked from Moody Road
> to Maple Drive at dusk in hopes of hearing American Woodcocks and seeing
> their flight display.  Mid March is when they start to come back to their
> breeding territories. I did not find any evidence of them this time, but I
> was surprised to hear another bird calling from the woods east of the
> Huntington River and the Camels Hump Alpalca farm fields.  In the 10+ years
> I’ve been walking this route, it was only the second time I’ve heard a
> Northern Saw Whet tooting persistently from these woods.  February 14, 2012
> was the other time I heard one in nearly the same place, leaving me to
> wonder if it is a resident bird!  (Nice!)
>
> Ali
> Huntington
>



-- 
Ken Kretzer