Of all the crazy places I've been birding... sewerage treatment facilities, nuclear power plants, landfills... this takes the cake, I think.
And mostly we were looking for wildflowers.
(And not ever in the target range, at least I don't think so!)
Photo from the Warren Grove Gunnery Range in the heart of the pygmy pine forest of the NJ Pine Barrens.
endorsed by blue jays Everywhere
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