[cayugabirds-l] raptors

2014-12-18 Thread Bill Mcaneny
Around 50 minutes ago, a SHARPSHINNED HAWK landed on a branch next to a bird feeder just outside our kitchen window. Stayed for about 20 minutes and left hungry. Flew towards the other end of the house but out of sight. Probably a young bird as it was not very red on the breast. Within a few

[cayugabirds-l] Union Springs Mill Pond, Scout Project

2014-12-18 Thread John and Fritzie Blizzard
Birding friends, Below is an e-mail from the mother of the Scout about whom I wrote that wanted to make a path along the south side of Mill Pond. I have sent her copies of e-mails I've received. Today I sent her the last of the many I've received over the last few weeks this is her reply.

[cayugabirds-l] Birds and infrasound

2014-12-18 Thread Betsy Darlington
Birds apparently use infrasound to detect - and evade - storms hundreds of miles away. http://www.theguardian.com/science/2014/dec/18 /birds-storm-infrasound-warblers -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES