Category Archives: Fauna

Hawkwatch Presentation at the January Annual Meeting by John Anderson

In September and October, Putney Mountain. is home to a migratory raptor survey conducted under the auspices of The Hawk Migration Association of North America. About 40 regular volunteers donate their time to this effort, often taking their vacation days … Continue reading

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Sheep on the Mountain: Help Needed 2016 season

Putney Mountain Association is embarking on its third summer of making use of grazing animals to control buckthorn on Putney Mountain’s summit. We have been fortunate to receive grants and donations from individuals to fund this project. Volunteers for tending … Continue reading

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Hawk Watch Talk

Thanks to John Anderson for a great talk about the Hawk watch! The Putney Mountain Hawkwatch – It’s History and Accomplishments The speaker for the Putney Mountain Association Annual Meeting on Jan. 24th, 2016 was John Anderson, drawing upon his … Continue reading

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Putney Mountain Hike with John Foster – June 13, 2015

Putney Mountain Hike with John Foster  – June 13, 2015 9 AM–12:00 PM Please join John Foster, board member of the Putney Mountain Association on an explore of Putney Mountain. Aside from its interesting geological origins and outstanding hawk watching, Putney … Continue reading

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Bird Walk May 23, 2015

Bob Engel has agreed to lead us on a fabulous Bird Walk at Putney Mountain on May 23, 2015.  Meet in the parking lot at 8am sharp. Bring binoculars if you have them and sturdy shoes.  Rain date May 24.

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