Have you noticed?

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Have you noticed?

Postby Bluebill Buster » Wed May 17, 2006 11:01 am

I live on the Potomac in VA, and this year I noticed a larger population of divers that stayed in our area longer than normal during the winter months. Well this has led to a small amount of divers, buffleheads and bluebills, currently staying in our area now.

Has anyone else noticed this trend or are you seeing birds hanging around areas you normally didn't? I would have thought with the boat traffic picking up these birds would have been long gone but not yet.

Being this late in the spring I think these birds might be here for good. But it seems pretty far south for these birds to be nesting... any thoughts? Do you think they will nest here?
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Postby maddiedog » Thu May 18, 2006 6:31 am

Wouldn't that be nice! I think the warmer winter will help us northerners shoot more ducks and geese this year. They didn't all go down to the gauntlet down south.
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