Lake Bomoseen-Castleton (2360 acres), Rutland, US-VT
Mar 27, 2012 10:00 AM - 11:35 AM
Comments: Temperature 24-28 degrees F. Freezing north wind. Viewed
from 5 stations around lake.
15 species included:
Greater Scaup 5
Common Goldeneye 18 Observed copulation. Female and male in close
proximity. Female with body low in water, neck stretched and head also low in
water. After male mounted, female gave 2-3 head "duckings" and then took up
normal upright pose.
Common Merganser 33
Ring-billed Gull 6
Herring Gull (American) 2
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