- RBA
* New York
* Buffalo
* 03/05/2020
* NYBU2003.05
- Birds mentioned

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  Please submit reports to
  dsu...@buffaloornithologicalsociety.org
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  WESTERN GREBE
  Tundra Swan
  Mute Swan
  Gr. White-fr. Goose
  Snow Goose
  Cackling Goose
  Wood Duck
  Northern Pintail
  Gadwall
  American Wigeon
  Canvasback
  White-winged Scoter
  Common Goldeneye
  Bufflehead
  Common Merganser
  Red-br. Merganser
  Bald Eagle
  Rough-legged Hawk
  Killdeer
  Snowy Owl
  Horned Lark
  Lapland Longspur
  Snow Bunting
  Red-w. Blackbird
  Common Grackle
  Brown-headed Cowbird

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  Hotline: Buffalo Bird Report at the Buffalo Museum of Science
  Date:             03/05/2020
  Number:           716-896-1271
  To Report:        Same
  Compiler:         David F. Suggs
  Coverage:         Western New York and adjacent Ontario
  Website:          www.BuffaloOrnithologicalSociety.org

  Thursday, March 5, 2020

  The Buffalo Bird Report is a service provided
  by your Buffalo Museum of Science and the
  Buffalo Ornithological Society. To contact the
  Science Museum, call 896-5200. Press the pound
  key to report sightings before the end of this
  report.

  Highlights of reports received February 27
  through March 5 from the Niagara Frontier
  Region.

  From the Ontario side of the Niagara River,
  March 4 and 5, a very rare WESTERN GREBE at the
  marina in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

  On the Buffalo waterfront, SNOWY OWL continued
  through the week at Buffalo Harbor State Park,
  formerly the Small Boat Harbor. Also an adult
  BALD EAGLE on the ice at the harbor.

  Early spring arrivals included a night-calling
  KILLDEER over Buffalo on March 4. Small numbers
  of COMMON GRACKLES and BROWN-HEADED COWBIRDS
  added to the more numerous RED-W. BLACKBIRDS
  this week. A pair of RED-W. BLACKBIRDS at a
  feeder in Cheektowaga.

  February 29, at the Lyndonville Pond on Route
  63 in Orleans County, six GR. WHITE-FR. GEESE
  and three CACKLING GEESE among 1600 CANADA
  GEESE, plus two each of NORTHERN PINTAIL,
  COMMON MERGANSER and WOOD DUCK.

  Also in Orleans County, ROUGH-LEGGED HAWK
  continues at Marshall and Lakeshore Road. In
  the Lake Ontario Plains of Orleans County, SNOW
  BUNTINGS and HORNED LARKS, and at Niagara-
  Orleans Countyline north of Route 18, six
  LAPLAND LONGSPURS.

  Waterfowl along the Lake Ontario shore - MUTE
  SWAN, TUNDRA SWAN, GADWALL, AMERICAN WIGEON,
  CANVASBACK, WHITE-WINGED SCOTER, COMMON
  GOLDENEYE, BUFFLEHEAD, COMMON MERGANSER and
  RED-BR. MERGANSER.

  March 5, in Ransomville in Niagara County,
  a farm field filled with hundreds of TUNDRA
  SWANS. Flyover SNOW GEESE and TUNDRA SWANS
  were noted at widespread locations in the
  region this week. One hundred miles east
  of Western New York, over 100,000 SNOW GEESE
  in the Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge.

  On Wednesday, March 11, at 7 PM, the annual
  Vaughan Lecture will be presented at the
  Buffalo Museum of Science. Dr. Patricia Wright
  of Stony Brook University will speak on the
  extinct Elephant Bird of Madagascar. The
  lecture is open to the public, but visitors
  must pre-register for free admission on the
  museum website sciencebuff.org. Note - BOS
  members are all pre-registered.

  You may report sightings after the tone. Thank
  you for calling and reporting.

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