[cayugabirds-l] Derby Hill Bird Observatory

2021-05-10 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Hello, I am going up to Derby Hill tomorrow and wondered if anyone has been there recently and do you have any advice about where and what to look for once there. Thanks, Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Female redwing

2021-04-18 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Had my FOY female Redwing blackbird today at my tray feeder downtown. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Great horned owl

2021-03-31 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Has anyone seen the Great Horned Owl that has nested in one of the trees on Newman Golf course In the last few years? -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cayuga Basin Osprey Nest Tracking

2021-03-31 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Yesterday I saw two osprey mating on the nest near Treman Marina and I saw one on the nest by the golf course next to the inlet. On Wed, Mar 31, 2021 at 10:20 AM Brad Walker wrote: > Hi all, > > To cut down on the number of email threads related to Osprey nests, I'm > creating a thread we can

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Osprey on Treman Park nest

2021-03-31 Thread Carol Cedarholm
I saw two on the nest mating yesterday near the marina and one on the nest near the golf course along the inlet. On Wed, Mar 31, 2021 at 8:18 AM Elaina M. McCartney < elaina.mccart...@cornell.edu> wrote: > At least one Osprey on nest at south end of Treman park, visible from my > living room

[cayugabirds-l] Merlin

2021-03-23 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Just had a Merlin in my black walnut tonight in downtown Ithaca. Anybody else seeing them? -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

Re: [cayugabirds-l] question about white-throated sparrows

2021-02-03 Thread Carol Cedarholm
I'm wondering where you all live? In the country? I have had one only rarely and live in town in Ithaca. But the last few weeks I have had one almost every day. On Wed, Feb 3, 2021 at 3:07 PM Marilyn Ray wrote: > About seven or eight winters ago, we had a pair of white throats all > winter

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cedar Waxwings

2021-01-23 Thread Carol Cedarholm
What are they eating? On Sat, Jan 23, 2021 at 10:55 AM Robin Cisne wrote: > Several times this winter I've seen a flock at the south end of Lackawanna > Road in Brooktondale. > > > > > On Sat, Jan 23, 2021 at 10:45 AM Carol Cedarholm > wrote: > >> Just saw a

[cayugabirds-l] Cedar Waxwings

2021-01-23 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Just saw a flock of 20 Cedar Waxwings in my backyard in downtown Ithaca. Has anyone else been seeing them? Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Osprey over Ithaca

2020-08-13 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Saw one flying over Fall Creek school just an hour ago. Had 2 in a neighbor’s yard two mornings ago on first st. Not a lot of fish in these parts. On Thu, Aug 13, 2020 at 5:50 PM Kate T. Finn wrote: > There are 4 osprey wheeling and calling over downtown Ithaca right now. > > Kate and John Finn

[cayugabirds-l] Chipping sparrows

2020-04-05 Thread Carol Cedarholm
FOY a pair on First St. in downtown Ithaca. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Cowbirds

2020-03-26 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Had 8 Brown Headed Cowbirds at my feeder this morning. First St Ithaca -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Waxwings

2019-11-11 Thread Carol Cedarholm
I also saw a flock of ~80 waxwings on the 300 block of Second st this past weekend. On Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 1:40 PM Donna Lee Scott wrote: > ~80 CEDAR WAXWINGS w/~20 AMER ROBINS feeding on blue cedar berries in > cedar trees at 311 Lansing Station Road >

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Avian Pox Virus

2019-07-18 Thread Carol Cedarholm
treat > him, but it is an advanced case and may euthanize but at least it would be > out of pain. Poor thing. > > Nancy > > On Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 7:58 PM Carol Cedarholm > wrote: > >> Hello all, >> I have a mourning dove with avian pox virus sores aroun

[cayugabirds-l] Avian Pox Virus

2019-07-17 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Hello all, I have a mourning dove with avian pox virus sores around its beak coming to my feeders. Am I correct that this is very contagious to other birds? Should I stop filling my feeders? Thanks, Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Black-backed Whistling Duck at Stewart Park

2019-06-17 Thread Carol Cedarholm
2019, at 11:25 AM, Carol Cedarholm wrote: > > Black bellied whistling duck. Right now near lake shore, western part near > swan pen. > > On Mon, Jun 17, 2019 at 11:22 AM Marc Devokaitis > wrote: > >> >> No details - but Carol Cedarholm, just posted a

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Black-backed Whistling Duck at Stewart Park

2019-06-17 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Black bellied whistling duck. Right now near lake shore, western part near swan pen. On Mon, Jun 17, 2019 at 11:22 AM Marc Devokaitis wrote: > > No details - but Carol Cedarholm, just posted a picture on Cayuga Bird > Club Facebook page. > > Marc > > > -- > *Cayugabi

[cayugabirds-l] Black-bellied Whistling Duck

2019-06-17 Thread Carol Cedarholm
I think there is a black bellied whistling duck at Stewart park right now. June 17 at 11:15 am. I posted a photo on the CBC Facebook page. It has whistled for me and sounds just like it. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] More orioles

2019-05-03 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Two male orioles, 3 white crowned sparrows and a yellow warbler along with a flock of 10 goldfinches in downtown ithaca. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Oriole

2019-05-01 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Foy female Baltimore Oriole yesterday at my feeder! Anyone else seen any? -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

Re: [cayugabirds-l] osprey

2019-03-10 Thread Carol Cedarholm
e Bald Eagles have been around the > south end of Cayuga Lake, and some have a head pattern similar to an Osprey > and quite a bit of white on the belly. > > > - - Dave Nutter > > On Mar 10, 2019, at 2:01 PM, Carol Cedarholm wrote: > > I believe I saw an Osprey on the t

[cayugabirds-l] osprey

2019-03-10 Thread Carol Cedarholm
I believe I saw an Osprey on the top of a tall pine on N. Cayuga st. yesterday. When do they typically come back? Carol -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

Re: [cayugabirds-l] empty lake - Stewart Park Friday observation

2019-01-05 Thread Carol Cedarholm
I walked down there this afternoon. There were 100 or so Redheads and some scaup. I walked past someone who saw 400 snow geese take off from around Stewart park and circle up and away. Carol Cedarholm On Sat, Jan 5, 2019 at 5:32 PM Marie P. Read wrote: > On the other hand, on Saturday morn

Re: [cayugabirds-l] White Crowned Sparrow

2018-11-24 Thread Carol Cedarholm
ok thank you On Sat, Nov 24, 2018 at 10:53 AM Donna Lee Scott wrote: > Please Re-read Kevin's message... > "...hatch-year birds with brown crowns..." > Refers to juvenile White Crowned Sparrows! > > Donna Scott > Lansing > Sent from my iPhone > > On Nov 24, 2018, at 9:08 AM, Donna Lee Scott

Re: [cayugabirds-l] White Crowned Sparrow

2018-11-24 Thread Carol Cedarholm
What is a brown crowned sparrow? On Sat, Nov 24, 2018 at 9:08 AM Donna Lee Scott wrote: > "My" white crowned sparrow is a brightly crowned adult, too. > Nice flock of pine siskins here now. > > Donna Scott > Lansing > Sent from my iPhone > > On Nov 23, 2018, at 10:22 PM, Kevin J. McGowan

[cayugabirds-l] Ruby crowned kinglet

2018-11-20 Thread Carol Cedarholm
We had a ruby crowned kinglet trapped in our blueberry pergola. Are they around now? -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Does anyone know if there are red tail hawks nesting this year in the gorge at the Stewart Ave bridge over Fall Creek

2018-04-19 Thread Carol Cedarholm
No hawks on the nest by the bridge this year. Carol On Thu, Apr 19, 2018 at 11:41 AM, Barbara B. Eden wrote: > Thanks, > > Barbara > > > > > -- > *Cayugabirds-L List Info:* > Welcome and Basics > Rules and Information

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Some kind of thrush?

2018-04-16 Thread Carol Cedarholm
to the white wing bars, which you won’t see on > any of our Thrushes. > > -Geo > > > On Apr 16, 2018, at 10:39 AM, Carol Cedarholm <cceda...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Does anyone know what kind of thrush this is. Was in my backyard the last > few days foraging on the ground. I ha

[cayugabirds-l] Some kind of thrush?

2018-04-16 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Does anyone know what kind of thrush this is. Was in my backyard the last few days foraging on the ground. I have definitely had 2 hermit thrushes, but this one looks redder with bolder spots on the breast. Thanks, Carol -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Hermit thrush

2018-04-14 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Not a Veery but a Hermit Thrush after a closer look and 3 fox sparrows -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Veery?

2018-04-14 Thread Carol Cedarholm
I think I saw a Veery in my backyard this morning. Is that likely? It looks like the furthest North that ebird reports for now is South Carolina. But it really looked like a Veery. Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] more Chipping sparrows

2018-04-13 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Now 6 at the feeder! FOY -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Chipping sparrows

2018-04-13 Thread Carol Cedarholm
3 chipping sparrows at my feeders on first st. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] heated bird baths

2018-01-15 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Hello all, I am thinking about setting up a heated bird bath on my deck. Does anyone have recommendations about kinds and how to set it up? Thanks, Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] junco with white eye ring?

2018-01-03 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Has anyone heard of a dark eyed junco with a white eye ring? I seem to have one at my feeder. Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Cedar waxwings

2017-12-14 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Flock of maybe 50 cedar waxwings in tall trees on north side 300 block between first and second streets! -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Dead great horned owl

2017-08-20 Thread Carol Cedarholm
I'm on my bike and came across what I think is a dead great horned owl on the east side of Triphammer road just North of burdick hill road south of cherry st.. can anyone >From the lab collect it tonight? -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Eastern Towhee

2017-07-04 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Hi, I saw an Eastern Towhee, my first, on the Black Diamond Trail this week south of the Gorge Road crossing, very busily flitting around us as we stood and watched,furiously singing 'drink your tea'! Is there perhaps a nest nearby? Anyone else see it? Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List

Re: [cayugabirds-l] eagles ?

2017-07-04 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Hi, There are definitely Bald Eagles on Dryden Lake. The Spring Field Ornithology Field trippers saw them in April. Carol Cedarholm On Mon, Jul 3, 2017 at 6:55 PM, Bard Prentiss <bvanwoer...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hi All, > I keep getting reports of daily visitations of Bald E

[cayugabirds-l] hummer!

2017-05-02 Thread Carol Cedarholm
FOY Male Ruby Throated Hummingbird. Crashed into my window, landed on the deck and after a minute shook himself off and buzzed away. The day after I put up my hummingbird feeders. Got a couple good photos of him while he was collecting himself. Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] Farmers market

2017-04-28 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Green Heron, Baltimore Oriole and 2 killdeer near Farmer's Market on Waterfront trail this morning. Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Red bellied woodpecker nest hole?

2017-04-03 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Yesterday I saw a red bellied woodpecker on a tree right across from llenroc on Cornell Ave, very close to the curb on the cemetery side of the road perched above what looked like it might be a nest hole. It was kwirring quite a bit. Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Red Winged Blackbird

2017-02-22 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Saw two this morning on First St. in downtown Ithaca! On Wed, Feb 22, 2017 at 9:08 AM Donna Lee Scott wrote: > First one I have seen here on Lansing Station Rd. Male feeding on ground > bird seed. > Donna > > Donna Scott > Sent from my iPhone > -- > *Cayugabirds-L List Info:* >

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Robins

2017-02-06 Thread Carol Cedarholm
ince there are > females as well as males present. > > Anne > > On Feb 6, 2017, at 8:01 AM, Carol Cedarholm <cceda...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Is this early or unusual? > On Sun, Feb 5, 2017 at 6:09 PM Ann Mitchell <annmitchel...@gmail.com> > wrote: > >

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Robins

2017-02-06 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Road > > Lansing, NY > > East Shore, Cayuga Lake > > > > *From:* bounce-121209964-15001...@list.cornell.edu [ > mailto:bounce-121209964-15001...@list.cornell.edu > <bounce-121209964-15001...@list.cornell.edu>] *On Behalf Of *Carol > Cedarholm > *Sent:* Sunday, Feb

[cayugabirds-l] Robins

2017-02-05 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Has anyone been seeing robins? I live in downtown ithaca and a flock of 30 robins visited my backyard today! Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Lab of O documentary?

2017-01-31 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Does anyone know anything about a preview of a Lab of O documentary that is supposed to be showing this week in ithaca? Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Peregrine falcon

2017-01-14 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Has anyone spotted the peregrine falcon in bradfield recently? -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] American Bittern

2016-08-17 Thread Carol Cedarholm
This morning at the swan pen at stewart park perched on a partly submerged tree limb I believe I saw an American Bittern. Has anyone else seen one. Also 3 huge belted kingfishers, one female perched on a limb in the water for a good long while. So regal! Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List

[cayugabirds-l] Northern rough winged swallows?

2016-07-21 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Hello, I am staying on the west side of the lake for a couple weeks just north of the Boy Scout camp. I am thinking I am seeing northern rough winged swallows. Could that be right? Carol Cedarholm -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] northern shoveler, bald eagle

2016-05-09 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Hi, Yesterday at stewart park in the pond west of fall creek across from the boat house I saw a Northern Shoveler, common mergansers, two great blue herons and a pair of wood ducks. Immature bald eagle in tallest tree near the first bridge. 50 cormorants out in the lake and yellow, yellow

[cayugabirds-l] first ruby throat!!!!

2016-05-04 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Just had our first ruby throat visit our feeder on First St!!! -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] warblers, nesting downy

2016-04-29 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Yellow warblers and yellow rumped warblers flitting over Cascadilla Creek around Hancock and Yates St. bridges this morning. Downy woodpecker excavating nesting cavity in tree near top of Cascadilla Park Road in dead tree on up hill side of road just before the last hairpin turn. --

[cayugabirds-l] red tailed hawk

2016-04-27 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Just watched mama hawk feeding her two fledgelings on nest on the north wall of fall creek gorge just east of stewart avenue bridge. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES