* New York* Syracuse
- September 18, 2017
* NYSY 09.18.17 Hotline: Syracuse Rare bird AlertDates(s):September 12, 2017
- September 18, 2017to report by e-mail: brinjoseph AT yahoo.comcovering
upstate NY counties: Cayuga, Montezuma National Wildlife Refugeand Montezuma
Wetlands Complex (MWC) (just outside Cayuga County),Onondaga, Oswego, Lewis,
Jefferson, Oneida, Herkimer, Madison & Cortlandcompiled: September 18 AT
10:30 a.m. (EDT)compiler: Joseph BrinOnondaga Audubon Homepage:
www.onondagaaudubon.org Greetings: This is the Syracuse Rare Bird Alert for
the week of septamber 05, 2017.
Highlights--------------RUDDY TURNSTONESTILT SANDPIPERLONG-BILLED
DOWITCHERSHORT-BILLED DOWITCHERBAIRD’S SANDPIPERCOMMON NIGHTHAWKRED-HEADED
WOODPECKERYELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHERPHILADELPHIA VIREOGRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH
Montezuma National Wildlife Complex (MNWC) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex
16 species of Shorebirds were reported at the complex this week.
Highlights will be listed below.
9/15: A COMMON NIGHTHAWK was seen along the Wildlife Drive. A STILT
SANDPIPER was seen at the Audubon Center. 9/16: A GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH was
found at the Audubon Center. BAIRD’S SANDPIPER was reported at Martens Tract
and Knox-Marsellus Marsh. A WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER was seen at Knox-Marsellus
Marsh. 9/17: 2 STILT SANDPIPERS were seen along the Wildlife Drive.
9/15: A COMMON NIGHTHAWK was seen at Radisson River Park (private) on the
Seneca River south of Phoenix. 9/17: A GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH was seen at
Radisson River Park. An early WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW was sees in Manlius.
9/14: A LINCOLN’S SPARROW was seen on O’connor Road in the Town of Scriba.
9/15: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was see at Noyes Sanctuary on Lake Ontario. A
PHILADELPHIA VIREO was seen in Hastings.
9/15: Six species of shorebirds including a WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER were
seen at the Madison Street impoundment north of Hamilton. 9/17: A
PHILADELPHIA VIREO was seen on Bonney Hill Road east of Hamilton.
9;14: A RUDDY TURNSTONE was seen at Sylvan Beach. 9/16: A GRAY-CHEEKED
THRUSH was seen at Verona Beach Woods 9/17: A LINCOLN’S SPARROW and a
PHILADELPHIA VIREO were seen at Spring Farms Nature Sanctuary south of Clinton.
9/13: A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen on Carlson Road north of
---Joseph BrinRegion 5 Baldwinsville, NY 13027 USA
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