*Thanks to assistance from participants in the cayugabirds-l,* Mark Witmer, Maddie Ulinski, and I were able to monitor 7 Merlin nests this spring-summer. The Briarwood Lane nest fledged the third of three nestlings this morning (28 July). Five nests were in Ithaca, one in Dryden and one of
Nestlings may have fledged, but Merlins still have to eat and hunt. Yesterday (Monday 27 July) at 9:32am I was on Meadow Street waiting to turn left onto Buffalo Street by the FastRack gas station when I heard a short succession of unidentified agitated call notes to my left. Immediately afterward
Sent from my iPad On Jul 27, 2015, at 2:03 PM, Chris R. Pelkie chris.pel...@cornell.edu wrote: Speaking of compliant Phoebes, I walked to Sherwood Platform at lunch and met (first time) a visitor/birder from NYC. As he was turning to leave and I was approaching, I spotted a Phoebe on
We found this bird dead in our side yard. Can you help identify it? Thanks, Yvonne -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm
It's a woodcock. If you would like something done with it, please take it to the Lab of Ornithology front desk to be given to the museum. Jenn On Jul 28, 2015 5:44 PM, Yvonne Fogarty yvonnefoga...@icloud.com wrote: We found this bird dead in our side yard. Can you help identify it? Thanks,
Today during the late morning and early afternoon I did some scouting at Montezuma NWR's Knox-Marsellus marsh in preparation for the field trip I'll be leading onto the dikes there next Sunday morning (2 August, 8am leaving from Visitor Center, 8:20am walking down from overlook on East Road).