Owl Family Returns to Hammonasset

March 4, 2013

For several years there has been an owl couple nurturing young on a nest high over the trail in Hammonasset. We are delighted to report that the owls are back again this year and appear to be occupying the nest platform. We suspect that what the endangered species people told us about northern harriers maybe true of owls too. Wherever people go mice will follow. And wherever mice go… For more on the story of owls in past years go to the Shoreline Greenway Trail Madison page.