- January 14 2019
- NYSY 01.14.19
Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert
Dates: January 07 - January 14, 2019
To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com
Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer,
Cayuga, Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands complex
compiled: January 14 AT 11:00 a.m. EDT
compiler: Joseph Brin
Onondaga Audubon Homepage: www.onondgaaudubon.org
Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week on January
LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL
Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and and Montezuma Wetlands Complex
1/12: A GRAY CATBIRD was seen on the South Spring Pond Trail. A PEREGRINE
FALCON was seen also.
1/10: A VESPER SPARROW was seen on Banner road in Tully. It was seen again
the next day. A WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW continues on Sunview Drive in Elbridge. A
PEREGRINE FALCON was seen on East Genesee Street in Syracuse.
1/11: 15 PINE SISKINS continue at a feeder in Manlius.
1/12: An EASTERN PHOEBE was seen at Onondaga Lake Park in Liverpool.
1/13: 1 WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW, a LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL, a NORTHERN
SHRIKE and a NORTHERN HARRIEW were seen on the West Shore Trail on Onondaga
Lake. Up to 24 BALD EAGLES were seen at Murphy’s Island on Onondaga Lake. A
HERMIT THRUSH was seen at the Poolsbrook area of the Erie Canal near Green
Lakes.A SNOWY OWL was seen on Morgan Road in Clay. A TURKEY VULTURE was seen on
Watervale Road south of Manlius. Up to 40 COMMON REDPOLLS continue on Penoyer
Road east of Fabius.
1/7: 12 COMMON REDPOLLS were seen at Carley Mills east of Hastings.
1/12: A BLACK SCOTER was seen in Oswego Harbor. A NORTHERN SHRIKE was seen
at a private residence in Hastings. A RED-THROATED LOON was seen from Sunset
Bay Park on Lake Ontario. A PINE SISKIN was seen on Co. Rt. 5 in Port Ontario.
1/13: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was seen at Noyes Sanctuary on Lake Ontario.
EVENING GROSBEAKS continue daily at a feeding station on Carpenter Road in
Sheds. A NORTHERN GOSHAWK has been seen hunting at the feeders also.
1/9: A MERLIN was seen in West Eaton.
1/12: A WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW was seen at Ditchbank Road north of
1/13: An EVENING GROSBEAK was seen on Corkinsville Road east of New
Woodstock. 2 RUSTY BLACKBIRDS were seen on Ditchbank Road.
1/13: 3 EVENING GROSBEAKS were seen on Brown Tract Road in Remsen.
1/9: EVENING GROSBEAKS continue at a feeder north of Dolgeville.
1/11: A COMMON REDPOLL was at the feeders with EVENING GROSBEAKS in
1/11: An EASTERN PHOEBE was seen at Fair Haven State Park.
1/12: A RED HEADED WOODPECKER was found at Fair Haven State Park.
1/13: An ICELAND GULL was seen from West Barrier Beach Park in Fair Haven.
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