Perhaps this is their window for spring passage through Vermont. Yesterday
morning (0445), I had one fly through my headlights on Route 17 in the town
of Addison. Also on Sunday (at 8 p.m.), I heard one call several times as
it passed high overhead while I was counting shorebirds at Lagoon Road in

I love bullbats!


Eric Hynes
Hinesburg, VT
Field Guides Birding Tours

On Sun, May 25, 2014 at 9:00 PM, Ron Payne <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> I observed two Nighthawks from the boardwalk of Otter View Park in
> Middlebury this evening. The first I never saw as it flew north along the
> Otter Creek making its "beent" call. About a half hour later, I spotted a
> second one flying north occasionally making a few turns after insects as it
> went.
>  --
> Ron Payne
> Middlebury, VT