Does anyone know if the western tanager is still around?
Stephen V. Alpeter
K2 Capital Group LLC
952.224.2466 office | 612.710.0480 cell | 952.224.2490 fax
6500 City West Parkway | Suite 401 | Eden Prairie | MN 55344
[log in to unmask] | www.K2capitalgroup.com
Confidentiality Notice: This email contains confidential, proprietary or legally privileged information. No confidentiality or privilege is waived or lost by any mis-transmission. If you receive this message in error, please immediately delete it and all copies of it from your system, destroy any hard copies of it and notify the sender. You must not, directly or indirectly, use, disclose, distribute, print, or copy any part of this message if you are not the intended recipient.
From: Minnesota Birds [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Betsy Beneke
Sent: Thursday, April 23, 2015 4:20 PM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: [mou-net] Update Western Tanager, Pine County
The tanager was seen at 8:00 a.m., again late morning, and as late as 3:00 p.m. It has been around since Tuesday, April 21 for sure. I saw it at
8:00 a.m., and stayed in my car, because it seemed a little skittish.
From State Hwy 23 at the west end of Brook Park, turn south on Pine County Road 126/Monument Road. Go south approx. 1.5 miles to Fire # 26603 - blue/gray house on the right/west side of the road. The bird has been feeding on a fruit/nut suet block hanging on a shepherd's hook near the base of the steps that come off the deck (south side of the house). The feeder is easily visible from the road.
PLEASE view from the road, and stay out of the driveways and yard. The feeder is pretty close to the road, so there's really no need to venture from there. The residents are my personal friends, they're really nice people, but not avid birders, so I don't want them traumatized by people who think they can push the boundaries. Besides, too much commotion, and the bird could certainly leave the area, and it would be nice if everyone who wanted to see it had a chance.
Thanks for your consideration!
St. Cloud, Benton County
Join or Leave mou-net: http://lists.umn.edu/cgi-bin/wa?SUBED1=mou-net