[cayugabirds-l] woodcocks

2014-04-05 Thread Susan Fast
This morning, at 0600, while getting the morning paper, I heard a WOODCOCK peenting and chirping from the field close-by.  I could make out another one singing farther to the west.  They quit at 0615.  Steve Fast Brooktondale -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Horned grebe near east shore

2014-04-05 Thread Stuart Krasnoff
There's a nice breeding plumage horned Grebe at east shore park south of the most southerly docks. From the semi-opposable thumbs of SB Krasnoff via iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Whoops Pied billed

2014-04-05 Thread Stuart Krasnoff
I guess I hallucinated nice orange horns on a pied billed grebe when from Stewart Park but I can only find pie billed from the southern end of the Eastshore sailing docks. From the semi-opposable thumbs of SB Krasnoff via iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] N. Rough-winged Swallows

2014-04-05 Thread Gary Kohlenberg
I had my FOY Northern Rough-winged Swallows mixed with Tree Swallows Friday in the wind shadow of the Aurora bluffs. I don't think I've ever been happier to find a flock of Swallows as I am after this winter. I also did a quick trip around the auto loop at Montezuma. Large numbers of

[cayugabirds-l] Yellowlegs

2014-04-05 Thread Geo Kloppel
I spotted a Greater Yellowlegs on mud at the west end of the rte 31 causeway across the mucklands around noon. There was also a large Calidris-type sandpiper, probably Pectoral Sandpiper -Geo Kloppel -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Dryden: Bonaparte's Gulls Common Tern

2014-04-05 Thread Dave Nutter
On my SFO trip to Dryden Lake this morning Jason Huck found 2 winter plumage BONAPARTE'S GULLS on the edge of the ice which still covers the middle half of the lake. Later I told Susan Danskin about them, and she went in search of them. She did not find the gulls, but at the pond along NYS-38