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Posted by maifleur 5b-6 MO (My Page) on
Sun, Jun 14, 09 at 21:04

Earlier this year there was a discussion on the types of vultures normally seen. Since then I have spotted no turkey vulture(the kind with red waddles around head). Has anyone seen any of the carrion eatting fellows and if so where?

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RE: Vultures?

I have a TON of them here in West Michigan. Hubby puts his fish guttings out for them and we often see 25 at a time. I have yet to find a nest.

RE: Vultures?

  • Posted by cjc45 9 Mount Dora FL (My Page) on
    Mon, Jun 15, 09 at 14:10

I still see them soaring overhead once in a while but they don't congregate on the lake shore like the did in cooler weather. Wish they'd come to my house, it smells like something died in my shed!

RE: Vultures?

We have both turkey and black vultures. They soar overhead, catching the thermals, and clean up the roadkill. Bless their little stinky-breathed hearts!
We have them year 'round and are grateful for the clean-up work they do.

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