Re: [cayugabirds-l] Lots 'O redtailed Hawks

2016-02-15 Thread Candace Cornell
There are often 30-60+ Red-tailed Hawks on the Game Farm fence and the nearby big tree on cold winter days—"licking their chops.". What is amazing is that the hawks don't decimate the pheasant population and only take a few. Candace On Sun, Feb 14, 2016 at 7:29 PM, Peter

[cayugabirds-l] Crow breakfast

2016-02-15 Thread Suan Yong
This morning, in one of the quieter corners of Esty Street, about 10 crows had gathered to work on a squirrel pancake (this squirrel was _flat_). One had a white wing tag I couldn't read without binoculars. I assumed they were American, but then one on the wire above gave a fish crow call,

[cayugabirds-l] Syracuse RBA

2016-02-15 Thread Joseph Brin
*  New York*  Syracuse - February 15, 2016 *  NYSY  02. 15. 16 Hotline: Syracuse Rare bird AlertDates(s):February 08, 2015 - February 15, 2016to report by e-mail: brinjoseph AT yahoo.comcovering upstate NY counties: Cayuga, Montezuma National Wildlife Refugeand Montezuma Wetlands Complex