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Vagrants for Days…

The past week has been pretty crazy (and exhausting) bird wise. It all started last Sunday when I was able to chase a slaty-backed gull that had been found a few days prior at Presque Isle State Park on Lake … Continue reading

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Franklin’s Mania 2k15 — PA Edition

As any birder in North America who hasn’t been living under a rock should know, last weekend saw a massive invasion of Franklin’s gulls to the east of a scale not seen since 1998 (meaning I was 1 month old … Continue reading

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Displaying Woodcocks

This evening, I joined a group from the Three Rivers Birding Club to go see displaying American woodcocks in a field in Harmar Township (part of Allegheny County). I was very excited to see this as I have actually never … Continue reading

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Clay-Colored Sparrow in Centre County

I have yet another short post for you today. I have been kind of busy recently but should be starting to get back into the swing of things and blogging again soon. For now I am going to tell you … Continue reading

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Bahama Woodstar (ABA Code 5) — Lancaster County, PA

Much to the disbelief of many birders in PA, there was an ABA code 5 Bahama Woodstar in Lancaster County, PA visiting feeders at the residence of a nonbirder. If you are not aware, the Bahama woodstar is a hummingbird … Continue reading

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