It was a stilt sandpiper--- my error in not specifying that.
Had it been the other i would have so noted .
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> On Sep 3, 2015, at 6:20 AM, Denis Poley <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I find the report of a stilt at Farrell access incredible.
> I've never heard of a Stilt in Vermont and I've never seen one north of Delaware.
> Could the observer have mistaken a Black-crowned Night-heron for a Black-necked Stilt?
> Denis Poley,
> Richmond, VT
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>> On Sep 1, 2015, at 7:30 PM, Sue <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> At Farrell Access yesterday a STILT was seen near the ponds---- seen while looking down at edges.
>> At Stone Mill Dam a Bald Eagle chased a Merlin until the Merlin dropped its prey. The Eagle promptly ceased pursuit and went for the dropped prey.
>> An adult Peregrine was also seen as well as several Kestrels.
>> Sue Wetmore reporting for Betty Jilson
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