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This morning I had the FOY four male red winged blackbirds dining on the
ground  peaceably with a dozen or so redpolls,  and goldfinches.  Also the
usual chickadees, nuthatch, hairy woodpecker, mourning doves and two not
 so peaceable red squirrels.
Jo Anne, Berkshire

On Sun, Mar 17, 2019 at 2:13 PM Alissa Hardy <[log in to unmask]>
wrote:

> We had two red winged blackbirds at our feeder yesterday. It was the first
> time we’ve ever had them at our feeder. They were cleaning up the scraps
> and spilled seed in the snow.
> Spring is on it’s way!
> -Alissa
> Montgomery
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> On Mar 17, 2019, at 11:34 AM, Rich Kelley <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
> I got some good photos of (presumably) the same harrier yesterday
> afternoon.  I'll ebird them once I get them off the camera.
>
> I also just saw my FOY Great Blue Heron this morning, at the Grand Isle
> ferry landing.
>
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> [log in to unmask]> on behalf of Ken Copenhaver <
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> *Sent:* Saturday, March 16, 2019 16:51
> *To:* VTBird; Missisquoi Birders Google Group (listserv)
> *Subject:* Large flock of Red-winged Blackbirds
>
> This morning in West Swanton at the corner of Church Rd and Rt 78, a very
> noisy flock of about 350 Red-winged Blackbirds, with at least 10 Common
> Grackles, 5 European Starlings, and a female Brow-headed Cowbird mixed in.
> As I watched the blackbirds, a FOY (for me) Turkey Vulture flew over.
>
> Further down Church Rd, a male Northern Harrier flew across the road in
> front of my car.
>
> Flocks of Canada Geese were seen in the area flying north (mostly)
> throughout the morning.  Don't know where they'll find open water.
>
> --Ken Copenhaver
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