[cayugabirds-l] Gray Crowned Rosy Finch

2012-03-06 Thread Janet Akin
The bird arrived at the feeders at 6:26 this morning. Janet Akin -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] OOB Gray-crowned Rosy Finch

2012-03-06 Thread Dave Nutter
Today Ann Mitchell I took the almost 3-hour trip to see the GRAY-CROWNED ROSY-FINCH, which was very cooperative on this 3rd day since its arrival. This was a life bird for both of us, and being only the second confirmed state record, it's a rare opportunity to see this species without trekking

Re: [cayugabirds-l] OOB Gray-crowned Rosy Finch

2012-03-06 Thread david nicosia
You guys made the news up there. http://www.wwnytv.com/news/local/Feedback-Bird-Watchers-141632383.html  From: Dave Nutter nutter.d...@me.com To: cayugabirds-L@cornell.edu Sent: Tuesday, March 6, 2012 7:57 PM Subject: [cayugabirds-l] OOB Gray-crowned Rosy

[cayugabirds-l] Montezuma birding

2012-03-06 Thread David DiSiena
Thanks for all the advise that was offered. The consensus seems to be to visit in the spring and as soon as possible due to this years unusual weather. Hope to get out there soon. Thanks again Dave DiSiena Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Montezuma

2012-03-06 Thread Carol Keeler
Does anyone know if the wildlife drive has been reopened? They usually open about April 1st, but with this unusual weather, I was hoping that they might open earlier. I think they are doing waterfowl banding right now, though. I was up in Oswego, Fair Haven, and Little Sodus Bay today to

[cayugabirds-l] Song Sparrow singing

2012-03-06 Thread Annette Nadeau
I was delighted to see and hear the first Song Sparrow of the year (for me) singing in my yard on Burns Road in Brooktondale this morning! Annette -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Song Sparrow singing

2012-03-06 Thread Linda Orkin
Me too, my first was on Sunday, slicing through the wind and snow squalls. I always think it's so stimulating in the spring, first you're thinking, wait, what is that sound again. and then the comfortable and exciting recognition right after your brain finds the right file. Linda Orkin On Tue,