[CT Birds] Sand Hill Crane update

Lynn Jones lynnjones11 at gmail.com
Wed Jan 20 15:45:21 EST 2010

the crane came back out again from the woods at around 1pm.  there
were a few of us watching it, i left around 1:30 i think.  we were
noting the behavior that it would frequently take a seat while up on
the mound.  it seemed to me it was when a stiff breeze blew by.  just
a guess.

On 1/20/10, mntncougar at aol.com <mntncougar at aol.com> wrote:
> The  crane was present at the same location on Johnson  Lane, Durham from
> about 8:30 am til 12:30 pm.  However, at that point it  walked directly back
> into the brushy woods behind the field (there is a stream  there) and was
> not seen again until I left about 1 pm.  Of course it may  re-appear at any
> time, but the locals say it sometimes browses in the cornfield  on the other
> side of the woods/stream.  That area is not visible or  accessible.
> Don Morgan
> Coventry
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