Thanks -- I'll have to get out in the evening and open my ears. I'd go to my perennial woodcock haunts on the farm, but there's too much snow to get there! There are a couple wetlands in Waitsfield that are reliable. I'll stop there.
See you soon,
On Mar 18, 2011, at 6:43 AM, Ian Worley wrote:
> And in Cornwall (southern end of Snake Mountain).
> On 3/18/2011 6:33 AM, Nancy A. Brown wrote:
>>> Location: Lot 210 Danby Pond- Danby, VT
>>> Observation date: 3/17/11
>>> Notes: Woodcock are back, preeting, and flying, not the full display tho. Full moon, warm night and baring meadow! All birds are now in the singing mode but twice trickery abound; a Blue Jay doing a fast Carolina Wren tea-kettle and Starlings the House Finch.
>>> Number of species: 15 5:30 pm walk after work and now we have more evening daylight.
>>> American Woodcock 4 - 7:20 pm
>>> Mourning Dove 2
>>> Downy Woodpecker 1
>>> Hairy Woodpecker 2
>>> American Crow 4
>>> Common Raven 2
>>> Black-capped Chickadee 9
>>> Tufted Titmouse 2
>>> White-breasted Nuthatch 3
>>> American Robin 1
>>> European Starling 4
>>> Bohemian Waxwing 19
>>> Red-winged Blackbird 2
>>> Brown-headed Cowbird 2
>>> House Sparrow 2
>>> This report was generated automatically by eBird v2(http://ebird.org/vt)