We parked at the pull-off at the intersection of Rt. 100 and Gregg Hill Rd, arrived around 10:30am. The bird was in the trees just a couple hundred feet south on Rt. 100. It flew across the road and back, and we saw it grab and eat at least one field mouse or mole? Here are a couple distant images of the bird with its catch.
On Dec 29, 2013, at 8:46 AM, Patti Haynes <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Yes, great photos indeed! Glad to hear you and Norm made the trip.
> It would be helpful if you could post where you found the Hawk Owl in relation to Gregg Hill Rd.
> Many thanks,
> Patti Haynes, sent from my iPod
> On Dec 29, 2013, at 8:28 AM, Maeve Kim <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Amazing photos, Bob. - It looks like the tree limbs aren't coated with ice in Waterbury, as they still are here. If there is less ice on the ground, too, maybe the hawk owl is having easier hunting than I feared.
>> Thanks for sharing the pictures!
>> Maeve Kim
>> Jericho Center
>> On Dec 29, 2013, at 8:05 AM, Robert Salter wrote:
>>> Yesterday, my brother and I went to Waterbury to see the Northern Hawk Owl. Here are some of the images I posted on the Vermont Birding Facebook page.