They returned to the Upper Valley just in the time for the Dog Days.
Each morning for the past week a pair of black-billed cuckoos have been
calling from the spruce and pine that border the western lip of Coyote
Hollow, the 35-acre fen mid-way up Five Corners Road, Thetford Center. Of
course, I never see them; I just hear through the mist and gloom as I walk
Last Wednesday, July 24th, a black-billed cuckoo called in North Pomfret,
not far from the intersection of the Pomfret and Howe Hill roads.