"I don't believe I've seen that kind of bird before." And for once those words from a novice/non-birder were indeed cause for excitement. Gray Kingbirds are quite rare in Norther Carolina, and when they appear it usually is not for long.
|Gray Kingbird with (can somebody identify the bee?)|
Apparently I was premature in my personal NC vs. ABA list comparison because the gap has just shrunk to 22!