a big day (actually 15 minutes) at this Summit County spot. after a slow hour along the towpath, within a few minutes and feet of each other, all on the west side of the towpath, along the canal, around 10:15 am saw:
- immature Virginia rail (immed north of Beaver Pond) - green heron (in Beaver Pond) - immature sora (immed south of Beaver Pond) - least bittern (in a bush 3 ft above the sora) - *life bird* - great blue heron (a bit south of that).
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