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as "high as an elephant's eye?

Jane Allen
St. Louis Co.
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On Sun, Jul 18, 2010 at 9:23 PM, Ken Thompson <[log in to unmask]>wrote:

> Drove my Columbia Bottom circuit early afternoon.  2 stilts in pond 9,
> where
> it flows into the corn field; looked like they might nave been mobbing a
> great egret(?).  Might that be nest or nestling defense behaviour?  By the
> way -- what does one call stilt young: chick, stiltlet, stiltling?
> Kingfisher was flitting around the slough crossing.  MANY great & snowy
> egret, little blue heron in the fluddles, not many great blue heron.  NO
> sandhill cranes, pelicans, turkey or even turkey vultures.
> Corn is getting really high!
>
> Ken Thompson  ([log in to unmask])
> Moline Acres (North StLouis County)
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The Audubon Society of Missouri's Wild Bird Discussion Forum
ASM Fall Meeting: September 24-26 at Camp Clover Point
http://mobirds.org/