[cayugabirds-l] Caroliina Wren, Brown Creeper regulars in our yard this week

2011-02-13 Thread Nari Mistry
This week a Carolina Wren has been coming to our suet feeder sporadically every day. A Brown Creeper seems to spend most of mid-day every day on the box-elder outside our dining room window, making a stop on the snow below the feeders before each round up the tree-trunk. ( I want to hear him

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Amherst Island questions

2011-02-13 Thread David M Diaz
The number thing to remember is- avoid any actions that may flush owls. I went to Amherst Island several years ago and saw a lot of shenanigans. David Diaz Trumansburg, NY Sent by David On Feb 12, 2011, at 9:30 PM, Raghuram Ramanujan ra...@cs.cornell.edu wrote: I'm thinking about driving

[cayugabirds-l] Barrows Golden Eye

2011-02-13 Thread janet akin
The e-bird Google gadget shows Barrow 's Golden Eye seen yesterday from Wildlife Drive at MNWR. Does anyone have any other info. I snowshoed Wildlife Dr. last week and there was no open water there. Janet Akin -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Ovid area

2011-02-13 Thread Marty Schlabach
Meena, I don't remember the exact day, but about two weekends ago, we (Mary Jean, Phil and I) saw 4 shortears, both sides of Wycoff Rd, east of Rock River Rd. It was pretty close to dark before we saw any activity, but we had good sightings and the birds were quite active. I don't know if