[cayugabirds-l] Northern Pintail at Myers yesterday

2013-02-07 Thread Michael W. Duttweiler
Among the usual visitors at Myers Point yesterday afternoon was a solitary male northern pintail. == Michael W. Duttweiler Ithaca, NY 14853 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] redpolls

2013-02-07 Thread Ray Zimmerman
I know I'm late to the party, but we FINALLY had our first flock of about 25 REDPOLLS drop in at our feeder in Eastern Heights this morning, if only for a few seconds. Ray -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Fw: Tufted Duck, Oswego Harbor

2013-02-07 Thread Jay McGowan
*Subject: Tufted Duck* Date: Thu Feb 7 2013 11:27 am From: wpurcell AT twcny.rr.com Just got a call from Andrew Van Norstrand and he described a bird that sounds spot on for female Tufted Duck in Oswego. He was viewing the bird from the bluff above Wright's Landing on the west side of the river.

[cayugabirds-l] Mt Pleasant Snow Buntings/Horned Larks

2013-02-07 Thread Marie P Read
Up on the hill for my exercise walk this morning between 10:45 and 11:45, I saw a flock of 20-ish Snow Buntings at the eastern end of Mt Pleasant Rd. And at three different spots between there and the observatory I found individual Horned Larks, most likely the vanguard of those that typically

[cayugabirds-l] Cayuga Bird Club meeting - Monday, February 11

2013-02-07 Thread cl...@juno.com
The Cayuga Bird Club will hold its monthly meeting next Monday, February 11, at 7:30 at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, with cookies and conversation at 7:15. Irby Lovette, Associate Professor in the Dept. of Ecology Evolutionary Biology and Director of the Fuller Evolutionary