As I was driving down Rt 89 this morning, it looked like the lake had flash frozen overnight. There was no wind, and a dead flat lake. Anyone have any other observations?
Cayuga Dog Rescue has saved more than 495 dogs since 2005! Learn more at cayugadogrescue.org Sent from my iPad > On Feb 25, 2015, at 2:14 PM, Kevin J. McGowan <k...@cornell.edu> wrote: > > I made a stop of the Game Farm this morning and ended up not counting crows > or looking for rare gulls. Instead I spent an hour photographing a pair of > BALD EAGLES. They were perched together in a large bare tree along the west > side of Dodge Road, just south of Stevenson Rd. One appeared to be a full > adult, the other still had a black mask and some dark in the tail, but looked > adult from a distance. > > While I was watching the younger bird dashed to the Game Farm and came right > back with a large Norway rat in its talons. Then it sat and dismembered and > ate the rat in the tree right next to the road as the other eagle, the crows, > and I watched. > > Some photos at > https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/IJF38ECio-P5fNuTnczDvtMTjNZETYmyPJy0liipFm0?feat=directlink. > > > Kevin > > Kevin J. McGowan, Ph.D. > Project Manager > Distance Learning in Bird Biology > Cornell Lab of Ornithology > 159 Sapsucker Woods Road > Ithaca, NY 14850 > k...@cornell.edu > 607-254-2452 > > > > Do you know about our other distance-learning opportunities? Visit > http://www.birds.cornell.edu/courses and learn about our comprehensive Home > Study Course in Bird Biology, our online course Investigating Behavior: > Courtship and Rivalry in Birds, our Be A Better Birder tutorials, and our > series of webinars. Purchase the webinars here. > > > -- > Cayugabirds-L List Info: > Welcome and Basics > Rules and Information > Subscribe, Configuration and Leave > Archives: > The Mail Archive > Surfbirds > BirdingOnThe.Net > Please submit your observations to eBird! > -- -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://email@example.com/maillist.html 2) http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/Cayugabirds 3) http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/CAYU.html Please submit your observations to eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ --