By St Lawrence Valley, I meant Lake Champlain Valley.
On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 4:35 PM, David Rankin <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
> While camping in Mount Ascutney State Park last night, I thought I might
> have heard an Eastern Screech Owl call way off in the distance, but I never
> heard it clearly enough to be sure. This got me curious about
> the distribution and numbers of Eastern Screech Owls in Vermont, so I check
> Ebird. It appears that they are mainly found in the St Lawrence valley, and
> then mainly in the winter (when they seem to call more often). I was
> wondering if this matches other peoples observations, or if they really are
> just an uncommon bird in Vermont.
> Other sightings have been few and far between, as most birds are getting
> very quiet. A pair of Kestrels hunting dragonflies on top fo Mt Ascutney
> was a pleasant surprise, however.
> David Rankin