[cayugabirds-l] Tundra swans flying over Caroline/Brooktondale

2016-12-10 Thread Eva Smith
In yesterday's snowstorm I heard and then saw 18 Tundra Swans flying quite low, traveling northwest over Boiceville Rd in Brooktondale. It looked like they were seeking shelter in the storm and could possibly have ended up in southern Cayuga Lake. Eva -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

Re: [cayugabirds-l] ID help? Whistling at night

2016-09-22 Thread Eva Smith
. > --Marty > > > > *From:* bounce-120815972-3494...@list.cornell.edu [ > mailto:bounce-120815972-3494...@list.cornell.edu > <bounce-120815972-3494...@list.cornell.edu>] *On Behalf Of *Chris R. > Pelkie > *Sent:* Thursday, September 22, 2016 10:19 AM > *To:*

[cayugabirds-l] ID help? Whistling at night

2016-09-22 Thread Eva Smith
Dear all, I hope it's ok to ask for ID help here. Between Sibley and the Lab of O's bird call recordings, I haven't been able to get a decent ID on a bird heard last night. The call was a long (1-2 s) descending *clear* whistle (not a whinny like a typical Eastern Screech Owl), starting on a

[cayugabirds-l] Woodcock calling in Brooktondale

2016-03-08 Thread Eva Smith
Hello, just now (9 PM) I heard a single woodcock making his "peent" call in the marshy woods behind my cottage in the Boiceville Cottages in Brooktondale. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Black-throated Blue Warbler

2015-05-03 Thread Eva Smith
Heard only while I was walking in the northern end of Shindagin Hollow State Forest. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[cayugabirds-l] Tundra Swans at Taughannock Park

2015-03-14 Thread Eva Smith
Friday around noon I saw and heard five TUNDRA SWANS flying north along the shore of Cayuga Lake. I saw them from Taughannock Park, on the west shore of the lake. I did not see where they landed. There were also quite a few REDHEAD and COMMON MERGANSER still present. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Bald eagle

2010-09-12 Thread Eva Smith
There has been a Bald Eagle flying around near the Commons all day today (Sunday). Adult. I'm a new member to this list, so I haven't gotten any messages until now. My apologies if you all have heard this report before. I joined this list explicitly to report this sighting! -- Cayugabirds-L