Re: [gardeners] Sightings

Jann (
Tue, 11 Mar 2003 18:08:36 -0600

We have them everywhere!! In fact, we have 6 that roost in our trees on the 
back of the property. It sure is a sight to behold seeing them all fly in 
at dusk.


At 07:23 AM 3/11/03 -0800, you wrote:

>Good morning, George,
>What a wonderful sight to behold! Isn't it just fantastict to see 
>something truly serendiptous like that?
>A few years ago, I was touring new home listings in a brushy canyon on the 
>far west end of the San Fernndo Valley, Bell Canyon, when I almost dropped 
>my teeth: right in the middle of the road was a huge vulture, devouring 
>the remains of some road kill. Never in all my born days did I expect to 
>see such a creature so close to human habitation; and truth be told, I had 
>never even seen one in all our years of backpacking in the local 
>mountains. Nature is wonderful!