Same large flight down the Hudson River Valley last night with 2930 warbler and sparrow calls recorded with a 21c mic between 9pm-5am at a station in Chatham, NY (~20 miles southeast of Albany).
Hourly record as follows: 9-10 88 10-11 127 11-12 151 12-1 211 1-2 402 2-3 726 3-4 765 4-5 460 Anyone interested in tackling the IDs can can download the calls at: http://oldbird.org/Data/2016/CLC/23-24Sep16CLC.zip (27 mb) Also, for anyone interested in getting in on the action this season I have six newly refurbished 21c mics for sale at ~half price. Bill -----Original Message----- From: Kenneth V. Rosenberg Sent: Friday, September 23, 2016 11:52 PM To: NFC-L Subject: [nfc-l] Huge flight over NY, VT There is s huge flight of thrushes over White Lake NY and Bennington VT tonight - I counted 300 plus thrushes in 30 minutes of nearly continuous layered calling. Mostly Swainsons but quite a few Gray-cheeked. All of which got flagged. Also 3 Am Bitterns Ken (visiting Bennington College) -- NFC-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NFC_WELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NFC_RULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NFC-L_SubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://email@example.com/maillist.html 2) http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/NFC-L 3) http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/NFCL.html Please submit your observations to eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ --