A Great Sighting at The Landings Sparrow Field
On April 13, Landings Resident Fitz Clarke made one of his near-daily excursions to The Landings Sparrow Field. There, he found fellow residents Dawn Cordo, Shirley Brown, and Sue Hamlet (three of the Pollinator Garden Berm volunteer leaders) pointing to a bird sitting on a large nest at the rear of the Field. Fitz was able to capture the photos below and identified the bird as a Great Horned Owl fledgling. The nest at the Sparrow Field reportedly has been a productive and entertaining one for many years. Rich Wolfert reports hearing a Great Horned Owl calling in that part of the Sparrow Field this past February. Great shots, Fitz! Thank you for sharing them with us!
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This article was originally published by The Landings Association on their website. Visit landings.org to read the original article. https://landings.org/news/2019/04/18/great-sighting-landings-sparrow-field