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


Joshua Uffman
St. Louis County, MO
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