Despite an arctic blast that has had the temperature below freezing for a few days, I received the following good news:
"From: Norman Klein
Date: January 21, 2007 9:42:07 AM EST
Subject: Northport hummingbird
The Northport selasphorus (rufous) hummingbird named Ilsa is alive and well and happily coming to her feeders. She is at 21 Woodhull Place (red house fronted by three large norway spruces). Also had a low flyover rough-legged hawk which temporarily emptied my backyard of birdlife.
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Sunday, January 21, 2007