Re: [cayugabirds-l] Sunday's Woodcock

2019-04-10 Thread Therese O'Connor
Wow--what a great video and quality. Thanks for sharing! Therese On Wed, Apr 10, 2019 at 9:02 AM Suan Hsi Yong wrote: > Thanks to Mark's precise description, I found the woodcock on Sunday and > got some videos: > > > > Suan > -- >

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Woodcocks

2019-03-15 Thread Therese O'Connor
2 barred owls hooting and hollerin' outside my window last night on Meadowlark Rd near Sapsucker woods. On Fri, Mar 15, 2019 at 7:45 PM Leigh Stivers wrote: > I am finally hearing Woodcocks tonight! I thought I heard them last night > but it was very windy. Spring is almost here! > -- >

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Purple finches today

2019-02-02 Thread Therese O'Connor
We also have 3 purple finches 2 males, 1 female at feeders Meadowlark Rd-- NE Ithaca. On Sat, Feb 2, 2019, 10:05 AM Asher Hockett Finally we have a pair of Purple Finches at our feeders this morning. > > -- > asher > > -- > *Cayugabirds-L List Info:* > Welcome and Basics

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Suet Feasting

2018-05-18 Thread Therese O'Connor
We have also had these same birds eating our suet (with the exceptions of chipping sparrows & siskins), but adding pileated woodpeckers, red-breasted nuthatches. First time we've seen grackles at our feeders. Therese NE Ithaca Meadowlark Rd. On Wed, May 16, 2018 at 8:50 PM, Laura Stenzler

Re: [cayugabirds-l] oriole

2018-05-16 Thread Therese O'Connor
We've had 4 Rose-breasted Gross beaks (male and female) and bright Orioles on our suet on Meadowlark Rd NE Ithaca for 2 days. On Wed, May 16, 2018, 4:06 PM Asher Hockett wrote: > We have our first oriole, a very pale, almost yellow male - it has a black > hood but otherwise

[cayugabirds-l] Northeast feeders Sapsucker woods rd.

2017-04-22 Thread Therese O'Connor
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Re: [cayugabirds-l] American Coots

2017-01-26 Thread Therese O'Connor
This morning a lovely little sharp-shinned hawk swooped upon my feeders filled with titmice, chickadees, red and white nuthatches, but was unsuccessful. He waited on a near-by branch, but no little birds returned to the feeders for a long while. On Thu, Jan 26, 2017 at 9:19 AM, Elaina M.

[cayugabirds-l] Recording bird sounds

2016-07-31 Thread Therese O'Connor
Can anyone recommend a free phone app that can record bird calls easily? Thanks. -- *Therese* -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Orioles at suet

2016-05-10 Thread Therese O'Connor
I've had 4 Baltimore orioles and 4 Rose breasted grosbeak at suet and feeders for the past 2 days. Meadowlark Rd, Northeast Ithaca. Therese O'Connor On Tue, May 10, 2016 at 10:44 AM, Donna Scott <> wrote: > Here at Lansing Station rd we have a fair amount of open apple

[cayugabirds-l] Sapsucker fight to the finish

2015-05-04 Thread Therese O'Connor
Tonight we witnessed a 3-way Yellow bellied Sapsucker fight which may have been territorial. Three sapsuckers landed on a telephone pole on Meadowlark Rd just across the road where we were sitting on the stoop. A great screeching and squaking fight ensued with three in a fight and two coming out

[cayugabirds-l] many, many purple finches

2015-04-25 Thread Therese O'Connor
males and females swarming the feeders on Meadowlark Rd. What a nice sight. Therese -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

Re: [cayugabirds-l] sound help?

2014-06-22 Thread Therese O'Connor
Whip-poor-wills around 9 pm until the houses on Sanctuary Drive were built. After that the Whip-poor- Will. were silent. Maybe they are coming back? Candace On Sat, Jun 21, 2014 at 9:13 PM, Therese O'Connor wrote: Tonight between 8:35 to 8:55 PM a bird was singing

Re: [cayugabirds-l] sound help?

2014-06-22 Thread Therese O'Connor
: Northern Waterthrush? From: Therese O'Connor=20 Sent: Saturday, June 21, 2014 9:13 PM To: cayuga bird email list=20 Subject: [cayugabirds-l] sound help? Tonight between 8:35 to 8:55 PM a bird was singing loudly in SSW which is p= ractically my back yard. It sounded like a cross between

[cayugabirds-l] sound help?

2014-06-21 Thread Therese O'Connor
Tonight between 8:35 to 8:55 PM a bird was singing loudly in SSW which is practically my back yard. It sounded like a cross between a Wood Thrush and a Whip-poor- Will. It was a deep, flute-like sound, repeating in descending 7-8 notes, with a resonance that was really loud. Could anyone

[cayugabirds-l] Pileated couple...

2014-04-12 Thread Therese O'Connor
We saw actual mating in an oak tree in my back yard which is very close to Sapsucker woods. These birds have been coming to our suet feeder for several weeks. Awesome!!! Therese -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Snowy owl

2013-12-27 Thread Therese O'Connor
Not sure what everyone means by potato building.could you give location? On Fri, Dec 27, 2013 at 4:36 PM, Marsha Kardon wrote: Seen on the roof of barn west of the potato building on the opposite side of rt 31 at 4 pm Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Female rose breasted gross beak

2013-05-07 Thread Therese O'Connor
at my feeder just moments ago. Quite distinct. downtown Newfield. Therese -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Common Redpolls

2013-04-21 Thread Therese O'Connor
2 of them still at my feeder this morning in downtown Newfield. Therese -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Eastern Bluebirds

2013-03-30 Thread Therese O'Connor Campbell Meadow this morning about 9:15 AM. Nice birding spot. Therese -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: ARCHIVES: 1)

Re: [cayugabirds-l] meadowlarks

2013-03-15 Thread Therese O'Connor
First American Tree Sparrow at my house this AM Therese Main St. Newfield On Fri, Mar 15, 2013 at 12:01 PM, Susan Fast wrote: Two days ago, Susie heard the buzz call note of an E. MEADOWLARK in the field across from our house. I couldn’t find it, however. She heard it

[cayugabirds-l] small hawk at Myers Park

2013-03-11 Thread Therese O'Connor
Does anyone know what kind of hawk is hanging around Myers park--creek side? Yesterday, we saw a small (15-17) very dark brown- full striped brown and white breast with brown tail having 3 white stripes underneath; very dark brown crown. We thought it was either a juvenile or dark morph of one of

Re: [cayugabirds-l] REDPOLLS Finally

2013-01-04 Thread Therese O'Connor
Yesterday we had 4 C. Redpolls at our feeders in downtown Newfield; had only one redpoll a couple of weeks ago. Therese O'Connor On Fri, Jan 4, 2013 at 11:01 AM, Kim Haines-Eitzen kj...@cornell.eduwrote: My first Redpolls arrived at my feeders today, too!Within a few minutes, however

[cayugabirds-l] Redpolls in Newfield, too.

2012-12-26 Thread Therese O'Connor
Like Bill and Shirley, we, too, had 2 redpolls at our feeder today--feeding mostly on the ground-- with 6 junco; 2 house finch; 12 goldfinch; 2 tufted titmice; 2 nuthatches; about 6 chickadees and couple of blue jays. Therese downtown Newfield. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Fwd: FW: Structural engineer... amazing

2012-06-10 Thread Therese O'Connor
-- Forwarded message -- From: Therese O'Connor Date: Thursday, June 7, 2012 Subject: FW: Structural engineer... amazing To: Can someone identify this bird for me? See shots below. -- Forwarded message -- From: Therese A O'Connor