Date: 1/11/20 1:12 pm
From: Eve Ticknor <edticknor...>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] FYI: Lagoon Road HEADS UP!
Should we all be carrying the name and phone # of the manager in case of being stopped?


Eve Ticknor
<edticknor...>

Box 2206
Prescott, On
K0E 1T0

24 Birch Ave
Willsboro, NY
12996

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> On Jan 11, 2020, at 3:38 PM, alison wagner <alikatofvt...> wrote:
>
> Good afternoon, Today when leaving Lagoon Road in Hinesburg (after seeing a Kestrel and Rough-legged Hawk), I was stopped by the police. It seems the neighbors called the police when they saw a car drive down Lagoon Road. It was the folks that recently bought the property surrounding the treatment plant. I assured the officer that it is a popular birding spot, especially in the spring and I was just looking for ducks in open water. I mentioned birders have been given permission to bird there, and have been doing so for many years. Of course when I looked for the business card given to me by the manager of the facility, I could not find it, but I remembered his name and after it was checked (as well as my license) I was free to leave. Hopefully it will not be an issue for anyone else and we will be able to continue to enjoy birds there.
>
> Ali
> Huntington
 
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