Date: 6/10/20 6:13 pm
From: R Stewart <2cnewbirds...>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Osprey at Heron Rookery, Rte 7 N of Arlington
SO EXCITING!!! Thanks guys.

Probably not so good that eagle is around, however.

On Wed, Jun 10, 2020 at 7:25 PM Kevin Tolan <Kevin.Tolan...> wrote:

> Hi Ruth,
>
>
> One was on the nest, the second was in proximity to it. I'm afraid that I
> can't provide more details than that as it was a sighting from rt. 7.
>
> Thanks,
>
>
> Kevin
>
> ________________________________
> From: Vermont Birds <VTBIRD...> on behalf of Gretchen Nareff <
> <marshbirder...>
> Sent: Wednesday, June 10, 2020 7:02:29 PM
> To: <VTBIRD...>
> Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Osprey at Heron Rookery, Rte 7 N of Arlington
>
> There is an adult Osprey sitting on the nest. Another adult chased away an
> immature eagle. I uploaded photos to iNaturalist and I will add them to
> ebird when I get home.
>
> Gretchen
>
> On Wed, Jun 10, 2020 at 5:02 PM R Stewart <2cnewbirds...> wrote:
>
> > We have been suspecting that the northern most nest at the GT Bl heron,
> Rte
> > 7 (Kesic Swamp WMA) rookery might have been enhanced by an Osprey. We
> > thought we saw a lone Osprey at the s end 2 wks ago but it flew without
> us
> > confirming B Eagle or Osprey. I have since heard 1 other report of
> Osprey
> > as well as Eagles. Today, Kevin Tolan submitted an ebird report of 2
> > ospreys. Is the timing enough for nesting this year?
> >
> > Travelers, please keep an eye out for more Osprey sightings. This would
> be
> > a first nesting record for Bennington Co!!
> >
> > Kevin, if you ply the VTBIRD pages, could you please provide more
> > information. Were birds on or just near the nest, etc.? Thanks.
> >
> > --
> > Ruth Stewart
> > E. Dorset VT
> >
> --
> Gretchen E. Nareff
> Bennington, VT
>


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Ruth Stewart
E. Dorset VT
 
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