Hi all,

I've got directions to the flycatcher and plan to try to see it if it's still in the area Friday. Please post if you make an attempt at it before then. I'm afraid the forecasted snow and cold will drive it out of the area. 

Fingers crossed,
Amy J. Hoffman
Jefferson City
Cole County

On Jan 10, 2012, at 4:39 AM, Joshua Uffman <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Missouri Birders:  Nancy Thompson of Perry County (about an hour to an hour and a half south of St. Louis) reported a male VERMILION FLYCATCHER, vie eBird visiting her property.  She is happy to share her sighting with others but requests that anyone wishing to see the bird first e-mail her at:  [log in to unmask] She will then provide you with directions.  For those interested in the significance of the observation, it appears to be the 8th state record and the first since 1972: http://www.showme-birds.com/index_files/Page566.htm  A picture of Nancy's bird can be seen here:  http://www.flickr.com/photos/ryandouglas/6670319655

Josh


 
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St. Louis County, MO
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