I saw the Northern Hawk Owl at this same location at 9:50 a.m. today 1-14-11. (See mileages in email below.)
As I was driving south, I saw it on a leafless tree on the right (very close to the highway). Only drawback is I-89 is no place to bird!!!
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From: Carlos Pinkham <[log in to unmask]>
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Date: Mon, 10 Jan 2011 10:18:59
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Subject: [VTBIRD] NHO near I-89
Sunday, the 10th at 9:24 AM. Sitting at top of dead tree just on river side of Rte 2 bridge over I-89, ~ 2 ½ miles east of Exit 9 (Middlesex) and 3 ½ mi west of Exit 8 (Montpelier).