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

2018-04-16 Thread Dimitri William Ponirakis
Brown Thrasher? Toxostoma rufum ORDER: Passeriformes FAMILY: Mimidae https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Brown_Thrasher From: bounce-122475495-24773...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-122475495-24773...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Carol Cedarholm Sent: Monday, April 16, 2018 10:39 AM To:

[cayugabirds-l] Helmeted Guinea Fowl

2015-10-26 Thread Dimitri William Ponirakis
I spotted a couple of Helmeted Guinea fowl (Numida meleagris) by the side of the road this morning. (Sweeney Road, Cortland ) I presume they are escaped or feral. I also heard that they are useful in reducing the tick population and also that there might be an issue with competition with

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Woodcocks????

2013-04-05 Thread Dimitri William Ponirakis
Hi Bob I'm pretty sure I saw a Woodcock out the back of my house on Cosmos Hill west of Homer at about 6pm last night (Thursday 4th). I was walking in an area between a field and scrub, and it just shot up in from of me. Dimitri Ponirakis -Original Message- From: