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Hmmm . . . how 'bout HARRIS'S SPARROW???


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Sebastian T. Patti
(Lincoln Park)
Chicago, ILLINOIS 60614-3354
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> Date: Sun, 27 Apr 2008 11:24:17 -0400
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> Subject: Help with Bird's Song
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> I've been hearing a bird sound that I've not heard before.
>
> It's not on the Missouri Conservation CD.
>
> I've been searching with binocs and telephoto, in trees
> and on the ground -- can't see anything.
>
> The only way I can describe it is musically.
>
> Imagine a mid-range (relatively - about the same pitch as the
> beginning of a white throated sparrow) whole note, immediately
> followed by two half notes that are up a third, then two
> more half notes up another third. A pause of about 1 - 2
> seconds, then repeat.
>
> Thanks,
> John Hitzeman
> Troy, MO
>
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