[Ontbirds]Upland Sandpiper near Rutherglen, North bay Area

Greg Boxwell 935290 at ican.net
Sat May 7 17:15:21 EDT 2005


A single upland sandpiper was observed on the west side of Mount Pleasant 
Rd. South of Development Rd. this morning, by the sender Greg Boxwell.

Later in the day a pair was seen by Dick Tafel and others, on the North 
side of Laplante Rd. east of Farmers Lane (west of Mount Pleasant Rd).

The area on the north side of Laplante Rd. and the west side of Mount 
Pleasant Rd. is the only known breeding site of this species in the North 
Bay area.

DIRECTIONS:
Approximately 40 km east of north Bay to Rutherglen. South on Rutherglen 
Line one concession, to Development Rd. East on Development Rd. 0.5 km to 
Mount Pleasant Rd. Bird seen on west side 0.6 km south.
also
South on Mount Pleasant Rd to Laplante Rd., 1.0 km west. On north side of 
Laplante Rd.



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