Just a hop,skip and a jump across IL
for East-siders. (~ 4 hour drive. LESS than Saylorville by 1.5 hours)
Read more info on the bird at www.birdingonthe.net
Go to the Indiana
St. Louis co.
Subject: RBA: Fork-tailed
Flycatcher in INDIANA
From: Phil Kelly <phil AT
Date: Sat, 31 May 2008 13:16:32 -0000
Jim and Susan Hengeveld just called with a report of a
in INDIANA. They were with a group of birders that
found the bird that included
Bob Kissell, Don Whitehead, Don Allen, and Pam
The bird is located in OWEN county, south west of
Initial directions from the field were that the bird was
located on County Road
650 South, just east of Lick Creek.
of Indiana 67 take county road 50 east (also called Pleasant Bethel) take
this about 1/2 mile and turn LEFT onto WAGLER. Go on WAGNER for about 2
(possibly a little less), at the end of Wagler (it T's) turn RIGHT
JACKSON. JACKSON ends (Ts) and turn LEFT. It is THIS road that is bird
located, about 1 mile from Jackson. It is in a field just beyond woods.
bird was on a fencepost in a field, BEFORE you get to the creek on the
side of the road.
A set of GPS coordinates was also
N 39 11.0534
W 86 59.6677
I have generated a quick Google
phil at pjkelly dot
Kokomo, IN, USA