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- Subject: Mason Farm
- From: "Carol Williamson" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Mon, 22 Nov 1999 09:51:53 -0500
- Organization: Sandler and Recht Communications
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A midday trip to Mason Farm in Chapel Hill yesterday produced a nice
variety of birds, with a few special delights, including a large flock
of cedar waxwings in a tree back in the swampy area. The area near Post
24 was especially active, with everything from red-tailed hawk to
goldfinches. An unexpected find was a female rusty blackbird.
I saw a number of hermit thrushes and ruby-crowned kinglets along the
loop. A great blue heron was standing in a stream no more than 20 yards
off the path, but flew when some people approached. Several swamp
sparrows were flitting around and the white throats were everywhere.
About 4-6 very fresh-looking buckeyes represented the other winged
Along with many "regulars," gray catbird, brown thrasher, towhee, and
phoebe punctuated the lovely warm November day.