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Cheers, Roy Pilcher
 
 
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Sent: Sat, Nov 22, 2014 4:04 pm
Subject: eBird Report - Lake Bomoseen-Castleton (2360 acres), Nov 22, 2014


Lake Bomoseen-Castleton (2360 acres), Rutland, US-VT
Nov 22, 2014 8:50 AM - 11:05 AM
Protocol: Stationary
Comments:     Temperature 27 degrees F.  Brisk south wind.  White caps on lake.  
Southern channel starting to freeze over.  Lake north of Grady Bridge mostly 
frozen.  Observations made from several stations around the lake.
17 species

Canada Goose  217     Arrived in three flocks.  South end.
American Black Duck  2
Mallard  62
Bufflehead  52     Single raft, actively feeding/diving.  south end.
Common Goldeneye  72     Single raft toward the south. Actively diving/feeding.  
Checked for Barrow's!
Hooded Merganser  133     Not an unprecedented occurrence for this time of year 
and lake.  North end just south of Grady Bridge and near advancing ice .  
Leisurely diving/feeding.
Common Merganser  16
Common Loon  1
Pied-billed Grebe  2
Blue Jay  5
American Crow  4
Black-capped Chickadee  3
White-breasted Nuthatch  2
American Robin  1
American Tree Sparrow  5
Dark-eyed Junco  4
American Goldfinch  2

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S20636278

This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org/vt)