Re: [cayugabirds-l] Geese on other lakes?

2021-03-13 Thread Kyle Gage
I live on Canandaigua Lake & we can get flocks of several thousand & in fact a sizable flock was around most of this winter. Seneca Lake can also have decent numbers but neither lake has the incredible numbers Cayuga Lake gets. I’m not sure of numbers on the other Finger Lakes but eBird records

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Diving Mallard Video

2021-03-06 Thread Kyle Gage
I remember watching mallards diving at a park or water treatment plant in Cortland back in the 1980’s. Water was crystal clear & they would go to the bottom about 10’-15’ down. Sent from my iPhone > On Mar 6, 2021, at 8:04 AM, Peter Saracino wrote: > >  > Interesting Dave > I wonder

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cowbirds

2020-04-11 Thread Kyle Gage
 Some other species such as yellow warbler will reject cowbird eggs or build a new nest over one w/cowbird eggs in it. I have seen a 2 layered nest before ( after the young have fledged) presumably a yellow warblers. Also, from Cornell’s NestWatch program: “ Those species which accept cowbird

Re: [cayugabirds-l] 2019 Muckrake Report

2019-09-22 Thread Kyle Gage
ill time to make a donation to help us reach our goal of $10,000! Just go to “” to make a donation directly to the Friends or your favorite team. Thank you! Kyle Gage Friends of the Montezuma Wetlands Complex Sent from my iPhone > On Sep 19, 20