Also it’s my understanding the eastern House Finches are expanding westward and western Native House Finches expanding eastward and yes, the twain shall meet. Again, how would you even determine if you suddenly have a totally native western finch as opposed to geographically introduced native finch.
Linda Orkin. The bottom line for me, law or not, is that we should tolerate a And welcome this meeting in a world we have made so inimical for wild life survival. That’s what I would do, not disturb these birds at all. > On Jun 16, 2020, at 11:50 AM, Suan Hsi Yong <suan.y...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > Lynn Bergmeyer wrote: >> I'm all for leaving the nest alone is best. I do have a question though. I >> thought house finches were non native? > > House finches are native to the west, and were introduced to the east where > they have established themselves. > Since they're still a native of North America, they are covered under the > MBTA. > > Suan > -- > Cayugabirds-L List Info: > Welcome and Basics > Rules and Information > Subscribe, Configuration and Leave > Archives: > The Mail Archive > Surfbirds > BirdingOnThe.Net > Please submit your observations to eBird! > -- -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://email@example.com/maillist.html 2) http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/Cayugabirds 3) http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/CAYU.html Please submit your observations to eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ --