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Observer: 
John Fulton
Location: 
Husman Road East
Observation Date: 
2011-04-16
Best Estimate for Number of Birds Observed: 
2800
Minimum Estimate for Number of Birds Observed: 
2000
Maximum Estimate for Number of Birds Observed: 
4000
Type of Estimate: 
Visual and Untimed
Precision of Estimate: 
Scanning Blocks
Minutes spent at observation site: 
60
Singing: 
No
Carrying Nest Material: 
No
Adults Carrying Food: 
No
Fledglings out of Nest: 
No

Females associating with Brewers and Yellow-headed females in the middle of a lush green silage field, 32" to 40" high across from a dairy feed lot and grain pile;\. Estimate the female flock to contain 2000 birds, +/- 50%. The pasture to the southeast of the silage field (~100 yards) was in dry pasture; a flock of 800 males was feeding in the pasture