[cayugabirds-l] Saturday in Dryden

2010-10-10 Thread Kevin J. McGowan
An oil leak in my car prevented me from doing the birding I had planned on Saturday and made me head home instead. On the way I made 7 stops at scrubby places around northern Dryden and teased chickadees in hopes they would bring interesting birds into the sunshine to be photographed. I was

[cayugabirds-l] Hudsonian godwit

2010-10-10 Thread Tim Lenz
At bend of wildlife drive at montezuma before benning -- Tim Lenz t...@cornell.edu Web Applications Developer Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Huss

2010-10-10 Thread Leona Lauster
Hudsonian Godwit at the Mnwr visitors center now to the north. Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/cayugabirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html 2)

[cayugabirds-l] Greater-White fronted Geese 7 were at the visitors center

2010-10-10 Thread Leona Lauster
At MNWR Saturday afternoon. Sorry I had posting issues that are fixed now. Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Saturday at MNWR Greater-White fronted Geese

2010-10-10 Thread Leona Lauster
Sorry I didn't get this out earlier. Bob Guthrie and I spent a long and nice day at Montezuma NWR Saturday. Highlights follow. East Road early: 100 goldfinches in field and trees with several White-crowned and White-throated Sparrows Visitor's Center morning: Black-bellied Plovers, Dunlin,

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Tree Sparrows

2010-10-10 Thread Nancy W Dickinson
This morning amid the huge number of singing White-throated Sparrows, accented with songs of several White-crowns and the chwinking of a couple of lingering towhees, I heard repeatedly the brilliant song of a Fox Sparrow. Also, didn't hear but saw a handful of newly-arrived Tree Sparrows.

[cayugabirds-l] Pacific Loon reported from Dean's Cove

2010-10-10 Thread Dave Nutter
This evening at 6:10pm there was a message on the Cayuga Rare Bird Alert that a PACIFIC LOON was seen from Dean's Cove (opposite Aurora) on Cayuga Lake. The message was from "seabamirum," but I am embarassed to say I've forgotten who that is. Would that person or anyone else familiar with that

[cayugabirds-l] Sunday MNWR/Cayuga Lake: PACIFIC LOON, godwit, geese +

2010-10-10 Thread Shawn Billerman
Hi all, Today, Tim Lenz, Nancy Chen, Chris Dalton and I headed up toward Montezuma and other spots around the lake. Tim and I started birding up the east side of the lake before meeting up with Chris and Nancy at Montezuma, having 2 SURF SCOTERS at Myer's Point and one LINCOLN'S SPARROW along

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Pacific Loon reported from Dean's Cove

2010-10-10 Thread Kenneth Victor Rosenberg
seabamirum, is none other than Tim Lenz, as apparent from the next post. Ken Rosenberg Director of Conservation Science Cornell Lab of Ornithology 607-254-2412 607-342-4594 (cell) k...@cornell.edu On Oct 10, 2010, at 9:12 PM, Dave Nutter wrote: This evening at 6:10pm there was a message

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Saturday in Dryden

2010-10-10 Thread Carl Steckler
On 10/10/2010 10:28 AM, Kevin J. McGowan wrote: An oil leak in my car prevented me from doing the birding I had planned on Saturday and made me head home instead. On the way I made 7 stops at scrubby places around northern Dryden and teased chickadees in hopes they would bring