[cayugabirds-l] Slaty-backed Gull

2018-01-17 Thread Ethan Chaffee
Yesterday, at about 3 PM, David Wheeler reported an adult slaty-backed gull on the ice above lock 6 in Oswego. I haven't seen any news on its presence either way today. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

Re: GYRFALCON - Re: [cayugabirds-l] Thorpe Rd. Snowy Owl on MLK Day

2018-01-15 Thread Ethan Chaffee
Tim Carroll of Oswego 10 minutes ago just reported viewing Gyrfalcon at quarry from vantage on Hoster Rd. per Judy Thurber RBA text. On Mon, Jan 15, 2018 at 12:08 PM, bob mcguire wrote: > Hos*t*er Road, not Hosner. > > Bob > > On Jan 15, 2018, at 12:01 PM, bob

[cayugabirds-l] Red Phalarope

2017-11-16 Thread Ethan Chaffee
Tim Lenz found a Red Phalarope at Stewart Park 9:30 this morning. It is resting on the opposite shoreline along the muddy bank. Here are the coordinates: 42.4592243,-76.5063080 Good birding, Ethan -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Greater White-Fronted Geese

2017-08-09 Thread Ethan Chaffee
Last night, I received an ebird alert that a pair of Greater White-Fronted Geese were hanging around Stewart Park at about 3 PM. Just throwing it out there in case anyone wanted to swing in and have a look, see if they're still present. Ethan -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Lapland Longspurs in Newfield

2016-11-20 Thread Ethan Chaffee
A pair of Lapland Longspurs are hanging out near the cornfield at the corner of Benjamin Hill and Vanbuskirk Golf roads. Last seen on Vanbuskirk Golf. There's also a flock of about 20 horned larks and at least 1 snow bunting. Thanks! Ethan -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Lesser Black-backed Gull at Hanshaw

2016-10-25 Thread Ethan Chaffee
Hi all, Not super rare, but an adult Lesser Black-backed Gull is hanging out in the Hanshaw Rd fields, roughly across from 1452. It was in the right side of the main flock when I left. Easiest LBBG I've ever found. Thanks! Ethan -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Yellow Billed Cuckoo at Stewart Park

2016-10-17 Thread Ethan Chaffee
There is a yellow billed cuckoo sitting in a small tree next to the dock. Thanks to Tim Lenz for locating the bird. Ethan -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Yellow-breasted Chat at Sapsucker?

2016-08-10 Thread Ethan Chaffee
I just saw this in an ebird report from a few hours ago... "on the edge of the Sapsucker Woods Road segment that runs through the Woods" - Alexander Domb, 8/8/16, 1 PM Any further info or input would be great. Thanks! -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Common Nighthawk in Danby

2016-08-10 Thread Ethan Chaffee
Hi all, My wife and I were wrapping up a game of disc golf when a Common Nighthawk silently flew directly overhead, heading South. We were in the open field right next to Dotson Park Trail road for any who want to try for it. First sighted at around 8:35. We didn't see him again, but were only

[cayugabirds-l] Olive-sided Flycatcher Still Present

2016-06-02 Thread Ethan Chaffee
The flycatcher is on the back-side of the main pond at the Lab of O and is viewable from the Sherwood Platform or near the drain that's been meshed off (just past the blind) as of 12:40. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Red headed woodpecker at Montezuma

2016-05-14 Thread Ethan Chaffee
There's a red headed woodpecker poking around at the swamp just past May's point. I just see one... -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] White winged scoters

2016-01-15 Thread Ethan Chaffee
3 white winged scoters are hanging out reasonably close at East shore park. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrows at Sherwood Platform at Sapsucker Woods

2015-10-28 Thread Ethan Chaffee
I pished up at least 2 Fox Sparrows at the Sherwood Platform at 1:30 today, along with a Winter Wren, a couple Song Sparrows, and a Yellow-rumped Warbler. Very birdy at Sapsucker today! -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Possible Olive-sided Flycatcher at Sapsucker Woods

2015-09-03 Thread Ethan Chaffee
He's still hanging around, but not in one place for long... Just spotted him in the pond right behind the lab of o. On Sep 3, 2015 8:53 AM, "Brad Walker" wrote: > Hi all, > > On my walk this morning I saw what I believed was an OLIVE-SIDED > FLYCATCHER on the back

[cayugabirds-l] Wilson's Phalarope at Eaton Marsh / Shorebird Flats

2015-08-18 Thread Ethan Chaffee
I swung into Montezuma on my way back from work related travel and saw a juvenile Wilson's Phalarope cautiously poking around a lump of grass at Eaton Marsh. He was left of center of Eaton Marsh, and provided much better looks than anything I've seen at Towpath. This was about 11:30 today. Also,