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Thick-billed Murre

Posted by newfoundlander61 on December 4, 2013 at 10:54 pm
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This Thick-billed Murre was observed in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, on 4 Dec 2013. 3rd record since 1953 for the province of Ontario. Bird was originally sighted by a local Kingston resident. Birders from various locations around the province had observed the bird. It was observed diving and catching prey.

Paul O’Toole
Kingston

  • Paul O’Toole

    Didn’t find an edit button, the slight update is this is actually the 3rd record for our province. Other confirmed dates were :1995: 5-6 December, Deschenes Rapids, Ottawa River, Ottawa.
    1998: 29 November, Burlington Ship Canal, Hamilton.