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Veery (Catharus fuscescens)

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Order: Passeriformes
Family: Turdidae
Genus: Catharus
Species: fuscescens

Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Regional...

This bird has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Brookfield, Connecticut
Traverse City, Michigan
Oak Harbor, Ohio

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Thumbnail #1 of Veery (Catharus fuscescens) by Burd_Fotos

Member Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive wandygirl On Jul 10, 2009, wandygirl from Brookfield, CT wrote:

I couldn't tell you what this bird looks like, but its song is one of the most beautiful of all birdsongs. I live adjacent to a chunk of wooded open space - mostly beech and oak and other hardwoods. In the evening at around dusk one can hear the veery's flute-like, descending song coming from somewhere off in the woods.

Positive audsrz On Dec 31, 2010, audsrz from Traverse City, MI
(Zone 5a) wrote:

I saw this bird in the yard one day, and three bird books, a lot of time with the bi-noculars and some head scratching later the bird gave it's distinctive call. WOW! I hope this one found a mate and decided to set up camp. I hope to see more of them in the following years.


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