Re: [wsbn] Pygmy Nuthatch invasion - Paonia
- Thanks for this reminder, Jacob.Jason, the date was 26 July 2004 for a single PYNU precisely where Jacob mentions.LA----- Original Message -----From: Jacob C CooperSent: Monday, July 23, 2007 3:02 PMSubject: Re: [wsbn] Pygmy Nuthatch invasion - Paonia
Larry Arnold told me he once had a Pygmy Nuthatch at the Connected Lakes State
Park's E-Road Entrance - there are Siberian Elms and Cottonwoods there.
On Mon, 23 Jul 2007 13:59:33 -0600
"Rich Levad" <rich.levad@rmbo. org> wrote:
> One or two wintered in Grand Junction a few years ago--in a patch of
>Ponderosa Pine in a suburban yard.
> Rich Levad
> -----Original Message-----
> From: wsbn@yahoogroups. com [mailto:wsbn@yahoogroups. com]On Behalf Of Jason
> Sent: Monday, July 23, 2007 1:50 PM
> To: wsbn@yahoogroups. com
> Subject: [wsbn] Pygmy Nuthatch invasion - Paonia
> On the evening of July 21st I heard two Pygmy Nuthatches in the large
>cottonwoods in my front yard. They were also here yesterday evening. Then,
>today by the river there was another. The odd thing about this is that there
>are no ponderosa pine stands anywhere near my yard. There are no substantial
>ponderosa pine stands in Delta County that I know of either, so this is a
>good bird for you county listers. Do any of you long-time west slope birders
>remember this species invading lowland riparian zones before?
> Jason Beason
> Paonia - Delta County