Friday, November 14, 2008

Learned Birds + a PS

Murray Head writes:

It is a well known irony that the "English Sparrow" simply cannot read English.

Therefore it is a tribute to the Central Park Conservancy for
the success of the little know "ESLP" (English Sparrow Literacy Project)

Seems to be working -- see photograph above.


The annotated checklist entitled The Birds of Central Park, compiled by Rebekah Creshkoff and me and published by the CP Conservancy quite a few years ago, is being updated. If any of you have suggestions for additions or changes to the present list, please send them along to me by e-mail [] during the next few weeks. If you no longer have a copy of the list, below is a link to an on-line version: