The highlights of a tour of the southern Champlain Valley today were as follows:
2 Parasitic Jaegers harrassing gulls off of Schuyler Island and a solitary Monarch Butterfly on the ferry ride over to Burlington.
Dead Creek WMA - 6 Turkey Vultures, 1 R-t Hawk, 5 Harriers, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 2 Osprey, and a group of 13 Killdeer, but no other shorebirds at mid-day.
Webb-Royce Swamp area - 7 Kestrels & 3 Harriers.
Port Kent, NY