Date: 7/30/17 11:07 pm
From: SeEttaM . <seettam...>
Subject: Re: [cobirds] Hawks Galore in Wetmore (Custer)
Rich,
I was in that area birding the day before and was surprised to see 4
Swainson's flying together just north of Wetmore. There was a big storm
moving in so if others were there they might have already dispersed.

SeEtta Moss
Canon City
http://BirdsAndNature.blogspot.com



On Sun, Jul 30, 2017 at 1:00 AM, millerrichj via Colorado Birds <
<cobirds...> wrote:

> This morning in the fields north of Wetmore I counted over 100 buteos in
> an area of maybe 50 acres. Most were perched on fence posts, a few were on
> the ground. None were flying. They were mixed buteo species. I
> identified Red-tailed, Swainson's and a Harrier. It was private
> property and most were too far away to identify as species, however, they
> appeared to be mostly buteos.
>
> I don't remember ever seeing anything like this before It was almost
> surreal. Why would so many hawks converge on one area in late July?
>
> Rich Miller
> Canon City
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