Lake Bomoseen/Hubbardton Marshes IBA, Rutland, US-VT
Mar 31, 2012 8:50 AM - 9:50 AM
Comments: Observations made from three stations. Temperature 35
degrees F. Snow flurries.
20 species including the following marsh/waterfowl.
Canada Goose 10
Wood Duck 7
American Wigeon 3
American Black Duck 12
Green-winged Teal (American) 4
Ring-necked Duck 240 Consistent with numbers reported recently.
Common Merganser 5
Ruddy Duck 1 Single male in breeding plumage.
Pied-billed Grebe 5
Lake Bomoseen-Castleton (2360 acres), Rutland, US-VT
Mar 31, 2012 9:55 AM - 11:55 AM
Comments: Observations made from six stations around the lake.
Temperature 35 degrees F. Calm.
27 species including the following waterfowl, gulls and swallows.
Canada Goose 1
Greater Scaup 8
Common Goldeneye 3
Common Merganser 12
Common Loon 1 Observed and heard calling.
Red-necked Grebe 4 Scattered throughout the lake, singly.
Ring-billed Gull 2
Tree Swallow 120 Hawking/foraging over the lake surface after an insect
The Gables at East Mountain, Rutland, Vermont
Speaking the same language.