[cayugabirds-l] new yard bird

2018-02-26 Thread Sara Jane Hymes
We had our first Grackle of the year visit our feeders this afternoon! -- Sara Jane -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[cayugabirds-l] RWBB

2018-02-26 Thread Jgaffne2
Several males along Ellis Creek road as I drove home today Jim Gaffney Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[cayugabirds-l] Syracuse RBA

2018-02-26 Thread Joseph Brin
*  New York*  Syracuse - February 26, 2018 *  NYSY  02.26.18 Hotline: Syracuse Rare bird AlertDates(s):February 19 2018 - February 26, 2018to report by e-mail: brinjoseph AT yahoo.comcovering upstate NY counties: Cayuga, Montezuma National Wildlife Refugeand Montezuma Wetlands Complex

[cayugabirds-l] Woodcock on 2-22-18

2018-02-26 Thread Rick Bonney
We had our first Woodcock last Thursday the 22nd, the day of the snowstorm. Technically we are a few hundred yards south of the basin in Newfield. This is very early even for our location. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Woodcock Peenting

2018-02-26 Thread Dave Nutter
Nancy Dickinson, when she lived a bit further down the hill in Mecklenburg, regularly got the first of year Woodcock in February. - - Dave Nutter > On Feb 26, 2018, at 7:45 AM, k...@empacc.net wrote: > > Wow! The 31 year norm here, just about 2 miles and a bit higher than you, is > 3/18 and

[cayugabirds-l] Rochester birding

2018-02-26 Thread marsha kardon
I'll be in Rochester in a couple of weeks meeting a friend from California who is a beginner - intermediate birder. He will be recovering from surgery so may not be up to birding many sites. I'm wondering if someone familiar with the "birding hotspots" listed on the Rochester Bird Club website

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Woodcock Peenting

2018-02-26 Thread psaracin
I read in "Bulls Birds of New York State (1998 edition) that woodcock".among our earliest breeders, with males reported in display as early as the last week in January and, commonly, by the last week of February."(pg. 268) That being said, these reports could possibly be from other

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Woodcock Peenting

2018-02-26 Thread khmo
Wow! The 31 year norm here, just about 2 miles and a bit higher than you, is 3/18 and the earliest was 3/8. Congrats Ken. John --- John and Sue Gregoire Field Ornithologists Kestrel Haven Migration Observatory 5373 Fitzgerald Rd Burdett, NY 14818 42.443508000, -76.758202000 On 2018-02-25

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Rosebreasted Grosbeak!?!

2018-02-26 Thread khmo
The RB Grosbeak arrival here on a 31 year norm is 2 MAY Colleen, your bird is an over-achiever! John --- John and Sue Gregoire Field Ornithologists Kestrel Haven Migration Observatory 5373 Fitzgerald Rd Burdett, NY 14818 42.443508000, -76.758202000 On 2018-02-25 22:25, Linda Orkin wrote: