Saw 3 Sandhill Cranes behind the ranch house on the Manville Causeway at around 4pm. I did not get out to look further but I noticed someone walking along the back of the field. Hopefully they saw some cranes there.
Colleen Snow Middlesex, NJ
On Sat, Jan 27, 2018 at 4:28 PM, jimmy lee LAST_NAME <leewah...> wrote:
> JBers, > > > The nature trail at Colonial Park held 1 adult Red-headed Woodpecker ('50 > yards' off the trail in its 'regular spot'), Eastern Bluebird, Red-tailed > Hawk about 2:45. > > > In the far back of the cornfield at nearby Manville Causeway were about 12 > Sandhill Cranes all were the field drops down (so not always visible, 3:40) > seen from causeway shoulder. While driving to the causeway, we saw 3 cranes > flying over Schoolhouse Rd and Weston Canal Rd headed in the general > direction of the causeway field. But we did not see the cranes land. > > > Note: because of the rear of the field dropping down, if the cranes are > back there they could be missed without patient scanning. > > > Good birding. > > Jimmy Lee > > South Brunswick, NJ > > > How to report NJ bird sightings: see <www.njbrc.com/index.php/ > reporting-rare-birds/> > or e-mail to <njbrcreport...> > List help: <jerseybi-request...> > List archives: https://lists.princeton.edu/cgi-bin/wa?A0=jerseybi >