On Sat, 02 Apr 2022 16:55:35 -0400
Laine <inv...@invalid.invalid> wrote:
>We do have Meadowlarks here, but like so many other songbirds, I
>rarely seem them anymore. So many kinds of birds have just fallen off
>the radar since I moved here (almost 30 years ago). Birds are in
Heard my first one of the season just a few days ago :)
Years ago I heard a Western Meadowlark but even with binoculars and
numerous attempts I could never lay eyes on it...
Funny story... years ago I was out walking (I walk a lot) in ~January.
Nasty cold, snowy day and I heard a "Meadowlark" singing. What??? no
way in January. I looked around and the only birds in sight were a
group of Starlings in the farmers feedlot. Hmm... Starlings=mimics
bingo! One of them was mimicking the Meadowlarks song. Not exactly the
same but close enough to fool me for a bit ;-)