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Cape May Rare Bird Alert - 10/30/1994
You have reached the Cape May Birding Hotline Update for Sunday, Oct. 30 1994 at 10 am.

A BELL'S VIREO was seen by multiple observers today at Higbee Beach. The bird was feeding actively and very Kinglet-like; it was seen in the northwest corner of the west field at Higbee, that is, just down the trail from the parking lot where everybody stops to watch migrants. As you go down the trail, it bends to the right; stop there; the bird was feeding in that protected area.

[Remainder of the tape is a repeat of the Oct. 27 edition. This appears to be the 3d well-documented state record. --LL]

Fine print: Cape May Bird Observatory is a research and education unit of the New Jersey Audubon Society. Our aim is to perpetuate and preserve the ornithological significance of Cape May. Your membership supports these goals and this birding hotline. For more information regarding Cape May birding, our programs and field trips, phone our office or write to CMBO, PO Box 3, Cape May Point, NJ 08212. If you're in the area please stop by our headquarters at 707 East Lake Drive, Cape May Point. The Cape May birding hotline [(609) 884-2626] is a service of Cape May Bird Observatory and includes sightings from Cape May, Atlantic, and Cumberland counties and adjacent areas. Updates are made on Thursday evening, more often if warranted. [Compiled by CMBO staff; transcribed by L. Larson (llarson@pucc.princeton.edu).] Please report sightings of rare or unusual birds to CMBO at (609) 884-2736. Thank you for calling; good birding.

 
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