Re: [CVBirds] Surise/American River 5/31
- Interesting observation. I had an Osprey yesterday flying over I-5
near Sutterville Road (Sacramento) around 9:00 am. Maybe some birds
were passing through this day.
At 05:32 PM 5/31/2007, wagtail042000 wrote:
>Do you suppose the Osprey seen by Dave Johnson today(5/31) on the=====================================================================
>American River near Sunrise could be from the nest near Rancho Murietta?
>I believe the American Shad are running in the rivers right now, and
>would be a great food source.People might also look on the Cosumnes,and
>there are several good-sized fish-filled ponds on the Van Vleck
>Ranch,south and west of Rt16 and Ione-Michigan Bar Rd.Also Rancho Seco
>Lake on Twin Cities RD. might be worth a look for a foraging Osprey.
>Craig Miller, Sutter Creek, Ca
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