For what it's worth, there is a swamp I have heard referred to as Westford swamp at the North end of Old Stage Rd (where it intersects the Milton Road). Old stage starts off Rte 15 in Essex across from 1820's coffee house near Essex Outlet Mall.
Hopefully Ian will get back with more details.
From: Gregory R. Askew [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 10:15 AM
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Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Great Grey owls in Vermont
A general sense of where the Swamp is in relation to WEstford center would be
great. I'll head out there today.
Quoting Taj/Julie <[log in to unmask]>:
> Hi Ian, Can you post ALL the details you have about the two sightings of
> Great Gray Owls in VT. I know that i along with most other birders would love
> to see these owls in Vermont!!!!!! Thanks Taj--- On Wed 03/16, Ian
> Worley < [log in to unmask] > wrote:
> From: Ian Worley [mailto: [log in to unmask]]To: [log in to unmask]:
> Wed, 16 Mar 2005 07:02:28 -0500Subject: [VTBIRD] Great Grey owls in VermontHi
> folks,I can't remember seeing anyone report on the a Great Grey Owl
> inVermont. Perhaps I missed it.However, I have received a sighting at
> Westford Swamp from a student ofmine of a Great Grey on 3/14/05. Also, two
> friends of mine saw andphotographed one (I've yet to see the photos) in Stowe
> [near TrappFamily Lodge, I believe] about three weeks ago.Thought I'd mention
> these while I am tracking down further verification.Ian
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