Mow later to save the bobolink habitat

LANDOWNERS WHO MOW their grasslands for aesthetic reasons can prevent a decline in nesting habitat for threatened bird species like this Bobolink if they wait until Aug. 15 to mow. Photo/John Hall

MONTPELIER — Boblinks, meadowlarks, Savannah sparrows, and grasshopper sparrows enrich our summers with their songs, but some of these species are in decline due to the loss of appropriate grasslan


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Addison County Independent

58 Maple Street
Middlebury, VT 05753

Phone: 802.388.4944
Fax: 802.388.3100