At 03:09 PM 9/25/2002 -0700, Bill Sauer ESAUER@...
>Since the AOU has added the Mitred Parakeet to its check-list I imagine
>a lot of birders (including myself) would like to know where in Southern
>Calif. it can be found. I would appreciate any answers.
The best SoCal resource for parrot finding is
Go to the article by Kimball Garrett at
for directions to the main
parrot areas of Temple City. This is a spectacle that has to be seen,
regardless of countability.
I live in Toluca Lake (between Universal City, Studio City, North
Hollywood, and Burbank) near the intersection of Lankershim, Vineland, and
Camarillo. I have Mitred Parakeets flying by my apartment, but their timing
is not predictable.
> for general use
> for rare birds and emergencies only
Steve Sosensky, photographer www.sosensky.com
10834 Blix Street #213 818-508-4946
Toluca Lake, CA 91602 34:09:23.411 N, 118:21:56.678 W
Audubon in So. California www.SoCalAudubon.org/socal/
San Fernando Valley AS www.SanFernandoValleyAudubon.org/sfvas/
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SoCal FRS: use channel 11 code 22