Date: 11/6/17 4:56 am From: Bob Keener <keener1538...> Subject: Woodcock, Waxwings/Heisey Road Orchard, Franklin County
The fall rain softens the soil in the orchard for the woodcocks to probe for worms as they migrate south. I flushed one on the bike trail at 7:15 this morning. The Waxwings are feeding on p. ivy and v. creeper berries and decaying apples. The earth turns!