Lake Bomoseen-Castleton (2360 acres), Rutland, US-VT
Dec 27, 2011 8:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Comments: North and south channels frozen. Ice fishing north of Grady
Bridge. Temperature 29-31 degrees F. Observations made from 8 stations
around the lake.
Ring-necked Duck 4
White-winged Scoter 1
Common Goldeneye 208 Checked for Barrow's.
Hooded Merganser 112 Observer does not know what attracts these
large numbers of Hooded Merganser to the lake in late fall / early winter.
Common Merganser 37
Red-breasted Merganser 2
Common Loon 2
Bald Eagle 2 Perched in large White Pine Tree. Digiscoped.
Ring-billed Gull 1 Taking advantage of Hooded Merganser foraging
Mourning Dove 1
Pileated Woodpecker 1
Blue Jay 5
American Crow 6
Black-capped Chickadee 4
White-breasted Nuthatch 3
European Starling 6
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored) 1
American Goldfinch 4
This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org/vt)
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