or Spilosoma virginica?
flying low, landing from time to time. watched for several minutes.
on furnace brook side of trail
cruising across the snow near otter creek
pair in small area of open water on otter creek
first turkey vulture of year, a good distance away, seen for a couple of minutes with no others in sight.
dark twisted scat in trail, any tracks not visible bc heavily walked trail. At field edge. Full of fur, no bones found.
outline of wings, about 17 inches of wingspan and 14 inches high.
Print in snow that had recently melted and refrozen, no trees directly above area, print away from trail about 15 feet with dark grey down feathers a couple of inches away
eating small trees then scurried down the slide to the river