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The Spoonbill, Vol. 30, No. 1, May 1981 - Image 1. May 1981. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. November 27, 2021. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/2007_023/item/5783/show/5765.

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Title The Spoonbill, Vol. 30, No. 1, May 1981
Alternative Title The Spoonbill, Vol. XXX, No. 1, May 1981
Contributor (Local)
  • Pinkston, Randy
Publisher Outdoor Nature Club
Date May 1981
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  • Ornithology
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  • Houston, Texas
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  • newsletters
  • periodicals
Language English
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Transcript Volume XXX, No. 1 May, 1981 COMING EVENTS Saturday May 23 Monday May 25 Wednesday June 3 Saturday June 13 Saturday June 20 Henslow Sparrow Banding. Meet at 7:30 a.m. Dr. Arnold needs help in conducting a census of the sparrows on this date. If you intend to make it out only once with Dr. Arnold to help out, make it May 23. You will see and hear Henslow Sparrows. Deadline for THE SPOONBILL announcements, articles, etc. Those of you who have material ready at the last minute please call (667-1334) to see if an extension on the deadline is possible. This holds for every month. Also, feel free to drop your material off at my residence (5447 Kuldell, Houston) at any time. There is a mail slot in the front door. Clearing House deadline for observations for May. Please send early to Wes Cureton, 6623 Grovewood 77008 ONC Summer Workshop. Theme is "Nature at your doorstep" There will be about 20 workshops of which each participant should choose 6. Topics of interest to birders, plant lovers, hikers/walkers, shell enthusiasts, etc. Cost $5.00. There will also be workshops for children (ages 6-12) of adult participants. Additional details in upcoming Nature Notes. Henslow Sparrow Banding. Meet at 7s00 a.m. Henslow Sparrow Banding. Meet at 7s00 a.m. THE APRIL FALL-OUT APRIL 23-26.1981 by T. Ben Feltner The month long warbler drought broke on Galveston at 4:00 p.m. C.S.T. April 23, 1981. Birders had suffered through the most boring migration within memory on the U.T.C. My personal recollection, spanning back to 1950, encompassed no similar dry spell during April's past. When the havoc-wreaking thunderstorms reached Houston at lOsOO a.m. Thursday, a universal sigh of relief went up from the binoculared fraternity, Birds at last! Accompanied by Linda Roach I decided to follow the storm to the coast by way of Compton's Woods in Seabrook. We checked that area at ls20 p.m. and found nothing down but a solitary Hooded Warbler. Undoubtedly too early in the afternoon! Our next stop was Kempner Park in Galveston where we encountered Margaret Anderson and Virginia Courtney. They had just come from West Galveston and reported very few warblers down despite the rain. Kempner itself was not exactly overwhelming. There was an Ovenbird, an American Redstart and little else. Linda and I drove on to the "Old House Grove" and reached there at 4s00 p.m. The small motte of live oaks held a single Magnolia Warbler an Ovenbird, a Hooded Warbler and a Philadelphia Vireo. It was drizzling rain and very dark. A spectacular thunderstorm raged about one and a half miles offshore. Within a few minutes of our arrival came the warblers. The familiar pattern of 6 to 12 birds coming in from the Gulf and working around to the lee side of the grove envoked old