Jane, Brookside B&B is just south of Orwell. I left out a number for the route - should have been 125 NOT 25 and that takes off E & W just N of Bridport.
But in the next month, anyplace along that RT 22A corridor is a possible for migrating hawks. Those Rough Legs were just seasonally early.
Ruth> Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2007 00:22:46 -0400> From: [log in to unmask]> Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] rough legged hawks> To: [log in to unmask]> > Ruth, what towns were you in or near?> > Thanks,> > Jane> > > Ruth Stewart wrote:> > > Apologies for the delayed report, but Sat. 9/8, we saw 3 Rough Legged> > Hawks along Rt 22A on our way up to Dead Creek. Two were seen N. of> > the Brookside B&B (first spotted hovering!) and a third was seen> > sitting on a fence post S of Rt 25. They are always a delight to> > see! We can't help the fact that it's a bit early for them!> > > > And apologies, if I really did post this already!!!> > > > For those who are monitoring hawk activity, it was a great day at the> > Putney Mt Hawk watch site today. 753 birds is a VT high count for me> > with 10 species counting the non-migrating Red Tail and TVs.... AND> > plenty of monarchs. Daily posting are at the website below.> > > > http://hawkcount.org/month_summary.php?rsite=506> > > > Ruth Stewart E. Dorset > > _________________________________________________________________ > > Capture your memories in an online journal! > > http://www.reallivemoms.com?ocid=TXT_TAGHM&loc=us> > > >
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