Location pages have been created for the current top 10 sites for both Dutchess and Saratoga Counties based on total species seen. Numbers in parentheses represents the # of sub-locations for these sites.
If you spot any issues with the pages please let me know off list. Also, if you have visited any of these sites could you help verify that the 'Directions' link on the location pages points to a public parking spot or to an entrance to the site? Thanks! Total # of shared locations (hotspots) added to 20 new pages is 36 bringing the total coverage to 1,441 hotspots or 25.7% of 5,599 for New York State. *DUTCHESS COUNTY* Buttercup Farm Audubon Sanctuary (3) Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies (3) Dennings Point SP Great Swamp Critically Endangered Area (2) Mills-Norrie State Park (3) Peach Hill Park Stony Kill Farm EEC Tivoli Bays Wildlife Management Area (5) Thompson Pond Preserve Vassar Farm and Ecological Preserve http://ebirding-nys.wikispaces.com/Dutchess *SARATOGA COUNTY* Betar Byway Bog Meadow Brook Nature Trail Galway Lake Hudson Crossing Park Loughberry Lake (2) Peebles Island State Park (2) Saratoga Lake (3) Saratoga National Historical Park (2) Vischer Ferry Nature & Historic Preserve Wrights Loop http://ebirding-nys.wikispaces.com/Saratoga -- Ben Cacace Manhattan, NYC Wiki for NYS eBird Hotspots <http://ebirding-nys.wikispaces.com/Birding+in+New+York> Facebook Discussion for NYS eBird Hotspots <https://www.facebook.com/groups/NYeBirdHotspots/> -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://firstname.lastname@example.org/maillist.html 2) http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/NYSBirds-L 3) http://birding.aba.org/maillist/NY01 Please submit your observations to eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ --