SRQ Bird Alerts 25 August 2007
- 24 August - There were at least 500 cliff swallows (and one bank swallow) over a wellfield in Englewood (in south-west Sarasota County) and an American bittern in the Myakka River State Park. Tim Mann Lutz tmann3@..._______________________________________Peter RiceTo subscribe, please send an E-mail to SRQbirdAlerts-subscribe@...To unsubscribe, please send an E-mail to SRQbirdAlerts-unsubscribe@...Please send your input about rare and/or interesting bird sightings to: SRQbirdAlerts@...
- Hi there -- Trying to understand where the SW Sarasota County wellfield
might be where all these swallows were seen.
Based on prior years, I would expect that at least 400 of the 500 'Cliff'
Swallows were actually Barns. But would really like to check the place out.
Ken Blackshaw -- (Better, Better & Better)
Amateur Radio W1NQT (Never Quits Talking)
Englewood on Florida's SW Coast