[CT Birds] strange noise
barbaragarrett at optonline.net
Thu Mar 18 06:23:53 EDT 2010
We've had red foxes calling and one in our front yard yesterday around 3:30-4AM, probably doing their mating calls.
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From: Julie Keefer
To: 'COA Discussion'
Sent: Thursday, March 18, 2010 6:18 AM
Subject: [CT Birds] strange noise
I just heard a strange noise as I was walking the dogs, I think it was a
bird but maybe not. The sky was just starting to get light. It was a loud
series of screeches, sounded almost like a duck or goose alarm call but a
lot rougher and almost more metallic (if that makes senses). There was a
series of several short, fast screeches then they slowed down a little and
came further apart and then stopped. I heard this noise given several times
with maybe 30 seconds to a minute in between. I have no idea what this
could have been, does anyone else?
I also heard a Wild Turkey gobble in the woods. Yesterday the Winter Wren
was singing. Do they breed around here or is he just warming up for his
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