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The Carolina Bird Club is a non-profit organization that represents and supports the birding community in the Carolinas through its website, publications, meetings, workshops, trips, and partnerships, whose mission is

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The Carolina Bird Club, Inc., is a non-profit educational and scientific association open to anyone interested in the study and conservation of wildlife, particularly birds.

The Club meets each winter, spring, and fall at different locations in the Carolinas. Meeting sites are selected to give participants an opportunity to see many different kinds of birds. Guided field trips and informative programs are combined for an exciting weekend of meeting with people who share an enthusiasm and concern for birds.

The Club offers research grants in avian biology for undergraduate and graduate students, and scholarships for young birders.

The Club publishes two print publications (now also available online). The Chat is a quarterly ornithological journal that contains scientific articles, reports of bird records committees and bird counts, and general field notes on bird sightings. CBC Newsletter is published bimonthly and includes birding articles and information about meetings, field trips, and Club news.

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The Chat Volume 64 Number 4 (Fall 2000)

Front Matter

Cover of The Chat Volume 64 Number 4 (Fall 2000)Cover: White-breasted Nuthatches Bill Duyck

Table of Contents

Note: The running headings of this issue incorrectly identify it as Vol. 64, No. 3, Summer 2000


1999 Spring North American Migration Count in South Carolina Donna S. Bailey pp 111-124

2000 Spring Bird Count Peggy V. Ferebee and Herbert T. Hendrickson pp 125-139

General Field Notes

Status of the Cave Swallow in North Carolina Harry E. LeGrand, Jr., John O. Fussell, III, John S. Wright, and Edward S. Brinkley pp 140-144

Active Ruffed Grouse Nest Found in South Carolina Anna E. Huckabee pp 144-145

Scissor-tailed Flycatchers Nesting in North Carolina Anne L. Olsen pp 146-149

Common Loon Entangled in Fishing Line on Lake Jocassee, Oconee County, South Carolina Justin Ellenberger, Matthew Bowers, and Ashley Joye p 149

Briefs for the Files

Spring 2000 Ricky Davis pp 150-160


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Back Matter

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