* New York* Syracuse
- September 26, 2017
* NYSY 09.26.17 Hotline: Syracuse Rare bird AlertDates(s):September 18, 2017
- September 26, 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 26 AT
11:30 a.m. (EDT)compiler: Joseph BrinOnondaga Audubon Homepage:
www.onondagaaudubon.org Greetings: This is the Syracuse Rare Bird Alert for
the week of September 18, 2017.
SANDPIPERSANDEERLINGLONG-BILLED DOWITCHERSHORT-BILLED DOWITCHERBAIRD’S
SANDPIPERWHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPERWILSON’S PHALAROPEPHILADELPHIA VIREOGRAY-CHEEKED
THRUSHPHILADELPHIA VIREOGRAY JAYBOREAL CHICKADEECONNECTICUT
WARBLERORANGE-CROWNED WARBLEREVENING GROSBEAKRED CROSSBILL
Montezuma National Wildlife Complex (MNWC) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex
19 species of Shorebirds were reported at the complex this week. again most
were seen along the Wildlife Drive at at Knox-Marsellus Marsh.
9/23: A WILSON’S PHALAROPE was seen at the Visitor’s Center and was seen
through the 25th. 9/24: A GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH was seen on Esker Brook
Trail. 9/25: 10 species of shorebirds were seen along the Wildlife drive
including a WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER and both DOWITCHERS.
9/22: A GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH was seen at Raddison River Park south of
Phoenix. 9/23: A BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON was seen along the Creek Walk
near Hiawatha Boulevard in Syracuse. 9/25: A PHILADELPHIA VIREO and a
LINCOLN’S SPARROW were seen at Three Rivers WMA north of Baldwinsville.
9/19: A GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH was found at a private resicence in Hastings.
A PHILADELPHIA VIREO was seen at Tannery Creek in Fulton. 9/24: A
SANDERLING was seen at the outlet of Sandy Pond.
9/19: 8 species of shorebirds including a WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER were seen
at the Madison Street Impoundment north of Hamilton. 9/24: 3 AMERICAN
GOLDEN PLOVERS and 2 BAIRD’S SANDPIPERS were foung at the Sky High Sod Farm
north of Chittenango.
9/20: A GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH was seen at the Spring Farm Nature Sanctuary
south of Clinton.
9/23: 2EVENING GROSBEAKS, 2 RED CROSSBILLS, an ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER, a
BOREAL CHICKADEE and a GRAY JAY were seen in the vicinity of Little Moose Lake
in the Adirondacks. 9/25: A CONNECTICUT WARBLER was reported from a private
residence north of Dolgeville.
---Joseph BrinRegion 5 Baldwinsville, NY 13027 USA
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