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10403Re: [CALBIRDS] Marked Western Grebes - we need your help!

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  • Ed Stonick
    Oct 12, 2012
      Okay, we'll keep our eyes open! We trust that the circular tags do not harm or impede the bird in any way, other than being so embarrassing! :-)
      EdPasadena, CA


      -----Original Message-----
      >From: Western Grebe
      >Sent: Oct 12, 2012 11:57 AM
      >To: CALBIRDS@yahoogroups.com
      >Subject: [CALBIRDS] Marked Western Grebes - we need your help!
      >
      >Hi All,
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      >
      >I’m a research assistant at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, BC, where
      >we are studying western grebe migratory connectivity and wintering
      >distribution using nasal marking and color marking (for many reasons,
      >satellite telemetry was not a feasible option). Last month, we captured
      >and marked grebes at breeding sites in Manitoba and Alberta. Now we are
      >looking to local birders along the Pacific coast to help us re-sight marked
      >grebes this winter, as birds should be arriving at wintering areas this
      >month. The link below is a flyer with pictures of what to look for, and
      >provides information on who to contact if you see a marked grebe. We need
      >your help!
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      >
      > http://www.flickr.com/photos/markedwesterngrebes/8080345858/
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      >
      >Thanks for your time, and feel free to forward this message and the flyer
      >to anyone that you think may be interested.
      >
      >
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      >
      >Cheers,
      >
      >
      >
      >Eric Palm
      >
      >Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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      Regards,
      Ed

      Ed Stonick
      Pasadena, CA
      edstonick@...
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