Re: [cayugabirds-l] anyone love trying to identify bird nests from photos?

2019-07-21 Thread Glenn Wilson
. I told him “0.40 Springfield”. Nothing more was said. I’m sure he checked it out later. One boy paid for 1/2 the window. The other never paid a dime. These kids did lose their BB guns. They deal drugs now but seem to leave us along. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jul

Re: [cayugabirds-l] anyone love trying to identify bird nests from photos?

2019-07-20 Thread Glenn Wilson
My neighbor shot and wounded a downy off our feeders. No cop would help. They have their list of pet laws to enforce and that is it. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jul 20, 2019, at 5:28 PM, wrote: Laurie, please advise them that the collection of bird parts including

Re: [cayugabirds-l] empty lake

2019-01-04 Thread Glenn Wilson
Similar here in Broome County. A rare few waterfowl are here and there. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jan 4, 2019, at 8:59 AM, Donna Lee Scott wrote: Yesterday, I was on the lake shore here in Lansing and looked up and down for a while and saw no waterfowl in any

Re: [cayugabirds-l] No hummers or house sparrows

2018-09-03 Thread Glenn Wilson
Still at least one here in Union Center Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Sep 3, 2018, at 1:49 PM, Nancy Cusumano wrote: We still have plenty of hummers on the feeders and at the red bergamot (bee balm). There are also LOTS on the shores of Seneca lake, just north of Lodi

[cayugabirds-l] North Spenser Marsh

2018-07-18 Thread Glenn Wilson
Has the North Spenser Marsh been opened up for viewing birds? I am seeing many reports of a Least Bittern and others. Thanks all. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Where are the birds?

2018-06-18 Thread Glenn Wilson
including several warblers. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jun 18, 2018, at 1:28 PM, wrote: Hi! Over 30years of banding, migration and population study here and we experienced and ever increasing paucity of birds. About 15 years ago I wrote a report citing these losses. While

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Clear cutting under powerlines

2018-06-09 Thread Glenn Wilson
We have the same problem with both buried gas line and overhead power lines. They bull dozed a 40 foot wide path through hundreds of feet of our land and left it so bumpy I can’t drive it. The only positive is we now have Field Sparrows. I HATE NYSE Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY

[cayugabirds-l] Trackpoints not valid

2018-02-17 Thread Glenn Wilson
Might someone on this group have a solution for “trackpoints not valid” when trying to submit an eBird report via the iPhone app? Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Small number of feeder birds

2017-12-17 Thread Glenn Wilson
We have 3 Chickadees, 2 Hairy Woodpeckers, 1 Tufted Titmouse, 2 Cardinals, and 1 Red-bellied Woodpecker. This is about 20% of normal. I find it hard to believe the extra food available in the Wild is causing this. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Where are all my feeder birds

2017-10-18 Thread Glenn Wilson
plants with seeds. Thanks Kevin for reassuring us they will come back to the feeders! Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Oct 18, 2017, at 1:12 PM, Kevin J. McGowan <k...@cornell.edu> wrote: This seems to be a widespread phenomenon. There is just so much food in the

[cayugabirds-l] Sora

2017-09-30 Thread Glenn Wilson
Out in the open mill pond Auroa. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Hummingbird!!!

2017-07-29 Thread Glenn Wilson
We had 6 Rose-breasted Grosbeaks frequenting the feeders often until 40 to 50 Grackles and several Red-winged Blackbirds took over. The grackles have had the feeders for about a month. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jul 28, 2017, at 9:01 PM, Tom Hoebbel <tomh

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Dowitchers Reported Montezuma Wildlife Drive Today around 220 pm

2017-07-04 Thread Glenn Wilson
Sorry for the false alarm. Looking at pictures tonight, they turned out to be Lesser Yellowlegs. 20 stands as a reasonable count. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jul 4, 2017, at 7:25 PM, David Nicosia <daven102...@gmail.com> wrote: Had a friend who saw 20 dowitcher

[cayugabirds-l] Lack of birds - Not now!

2017-06-25 Thread Glenn Wilson
a Lilac Bush. There are NO Ring-billed gulls at Barns & Nobel. I suspect they too are attending to eggs or young. In short, birds are back to normal here at Spring Street in Endicott. I would go as far as saying more than normal. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler

[cayugabirds-l] Lack of birds

2017-06-18 Thread Glenn Wilson
but no doubt they will come. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Tree swallow

2017-06-17 Thread Glenn Wilson
We usually have a dozen or so flying and nesting until mid summer. I haven't seen a single one since early swallow migration. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jun 17, 2017, at 8:34 AM, John and Fritzie Blizzard <job121...@verizon.net> wrote: We've had one nest

Re: [cayugabirds-l] best bet for bird bonanza?

2017-05-23 Thread Glenn Wilson
I'm not sure where in "Cayuga land" is the best place to find these but the prettiest bird songs to me are the Veery, and the Wood Thrush. Both sing songs no human can come close two. To me, they sound like several tunes at the same time. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsW

[cayugabirds-l] 5 pipits

2016-12-25 Thread Glenn Wilson
At Myers Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail

[cayugabirds-l] Yellow banded Canada Goose

2016-11-01 Thread Glenn Wilson
There is a Canada Goose with a Yellow neck band with the letters "NU02" in the Jenny F Snap field by the defunct Kmart in Endicott. I know many of these were in Stewart Park. Maybe someone would like to know this. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L

[cayugabirds-l] 2 Canada geese fishing line

2016-10-29 Thread Glenn Wilson
There are two Canada geese Stewart park not far golf course and boat club. Both can fly a bit but are both in trouble with fishing line. We tried to capture and solve but failed Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Lots of swans

2016-01-30 Thread Glenn Wilson
Seen from river red by mud lock. Not sure which swan. They are near a lot of Canada geese Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Lots of swans

2016-01-30 Thread Glenn Wilson
That was supposed to be seen from River Road. I think there are 75 to 100 Sean's and I think some at least are Trumpeter. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jan 30, 2016, at 2:41 PM, Glenn Wilson <wil...@stny.rr.com> wrote: Seen from river red by mud lock. Not sure whic

[cayugabirds-l] Snow Goose @ Stewart Park

2015-12-25 Thread Glenn Wilson
Here is a picture of the Snow Goose Sandy mentioned. Sandy, Kathy, and I all crossed paths at Stewart Park this beautiful Christmas Day. http://www.wilsonswarbler.com/html_trips/2015_12_25.html Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] Free Vortex lens caps fit 32mm Diamondback binoculars

2015-12-14 Thread Glenn Wilson
I have two new pairs of "Vortex Tethered Objective Lens Caps for 32mm Diamondback Binoculars CAP3243". 4 covers total. I bought the wrong size somehow. Anyone that can use them can have them free. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Deer ticks

2015-10-22 Thread Glenn Wilson
and there they were. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Oct 22, 2015, at 9:33 AM, Ann Mitchell <annmitchel...@gmail.com> wrote: Just a heads up. I know I am attracted to ticks, or the other way around, but they are still with us. I discovered one on me after a walk at Roy Park Pr

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Montezuma is great today!!! - out of car thread...

2015-10-18 Thread Glenn Wilson
I do not mind staying in my car. However, EVERY TIME I drive through the wildlife drive, Several vehicle's worth of people do get out and this simply isn't fair. Glenn -Original Message- From: bounce-119792525-25849...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-119792525-25849...@list.cornell.edu]

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Montezuma is great today!!!

2015-10-18 Thread Glenn Wilson
Some days half of the people get out of their cars regardless of signs. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Oct 18, 2015, at 12:53 PM, Peter <psara...@rochester.rr.com> wrote: Greetings folks. Just to shed light on Dave's note about being allowed to get out of one's car

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Purple Finches!

2015-04-26 Thread Glenn Wilson
We had Three this morning 2 male one female. 1/2 hour later one was dead in the driveway. Right now it is on ice. Not sure if it is unusual enough to cart to the lab. It is a male in very good condition. Endicott my. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Apr 26, 2015, at 12:22

RE:[cayugabirds-l] [bluewing-group] Today's Little Gull Cayuga Lake

2015-04-19 Thread Glenn Wilson
I want to go tomorrow too but the TV says RAIN for the next 5 days L. Glenn From: bluewing-gr...@googlegroups.com [mailto:bluewing-gr...@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Linda K Tuyn Sent: Sunday, April 19, 2015 8:31 PM To: David Nicosia Cc: Cayugabirds-L; Bluewing-group Subject: Re:

[cayugabirds-l] Red-throated Loon

2015-03-29 Thread Glenn Wilson
Is the Red-throated Loon at Treman Park in winter plumage? Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] EBird info IPhone question

2015-02-27 Thread Glenn Wilson
crashes. This method on a computer is GREAT. thanks in advance to all who respond. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Tufted Duck today NO!

2015-01-25 Thread Glenn Wilson
in hopes of seeing a gull with white-wing-tips. Dipped on those birds too but did catch up with Dr. Anne Clark! The best bird of the day was a single Ruddy Duck somewhat near the red lighthouse. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Tufted Duck

2015-01-19 Thread Glenn Wilson
Has anyone seen it this morning? Thank you. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Long-eared Short-eared Owls

2014-12-22 Thread Glenn Wilson
Are these seen basically during dawn and dusk or are they also seen during the day? Thanks all. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

[cayugabirds-l] Sandpipers at Myers Park today around 12:30PM

2014-08-31 Thread Glenn Wilson
at the same time as the Yellowlegs when we showed up. The second picture of several sandpipers on the ground are the same ones shown flying. I think the first sandpiper by itself may or may not be related to the flock of them. http://www.wilsonswarbler.com/html_trips/2014_08_31.html Glenn Wilson

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Foot traffic and impact

2014-08-05 Thread Glenn Wilson
There were about 100 Robins on River Road this morning in Endwell. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Aug 5, 2014, at 10:49 AM, Meena Madhav Haribal m...@cornell.edu wrote: Hi all, One more important thing about wildlife drive and foot traffic – It is the small amount

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Jason Dombroskie's talk on Moths and importance of understandoing ecology of moths/insects

2014-07-22 Thread Glenn Wilson
feel very sad and guilty. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jul 22, 2014, at 7:33 AM, Meena Madhav Haribal m...@cornell.edu wrote: Hi all, Yesterday I posted about the moth week but did not emphasize on this talk on this Thursday 24 June from 6.30 pm to 7.30 by Dr. Jason

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Horned larks, C. swifts today 5 July 2014

2014-07-06 Thread Glenn Wilson
I wonder how much last winter affected insects. It was hard on me. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jul 6, 2014, at 8:39 AM, John and Sue Gregoire k...@empacc.net wrote: We'll join that observation and sentiment. Lynda, we were just commenting on how safe it is to walk

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Mill Pond, Union Springs 1:30 p.m.

2014-03-15 Thread Glenn Wilson
Fritzie, We we there about an hour ago and there were two American Wigeons right up close to the road - close enough for pictures We did see one of your horned grebes almost on the far shore - first grebe of the drain for us. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Mar 15, 2014

[cayugabirds-l] Binoculars sent south?

2014-03-09 Thread Glenn Wilson
Off list please tell me who was sending binoculars to people south who do not have binoculars already. Thank you. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Gloves?

2014-01-25 Thread Glenn Wilson
I’m curious what gloves people are wearing this cold winter while using their scopes, cameras, and binoculars. Thanks, Glenn Wilson www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Fwd: [nysbirds-l] Snowy Owls being shot at JFK

2013-12-09 Thread Glenn Wilson
I emailed Gov. Cuomo via his web site. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Dec 9, 2013, at 10:15 AM, Corinne Morton renecorinne...@hotmail.com wrote: Write to 1 Commerce Plaza 99 washington ave. Albany NY 12231. Address it to Gov's Correspondence Unit. Ask for a reply

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Fwd: [nysbirds-l] Snowy Owls being shot at JFK

2013-12-09 Thread Glenn Wilson
Speaking of bird control, it is going to the dogs. grin (And this is probably the wrong forum to talk about goose for the holiday.) www.birdstrikecontrol.com/bcs.html - Border Collies are now the fastest-growing and most popular form of bird control on airports, military airbases, golf courses

[cayugabirds-l] Deceased Lincoln's Sparrow

2013-10-03 Thread Glenn Wilson
on it and it has now died. Would anyone like this body (legally)? It seems in absolutely mint shape externally. If some one would like to verify its identity, I would be glad to email pictures I took while it was still alive. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L

[cayugabirds-l] Rufous-sided Wood-rail

2013-08-01 Thread Glenn Wilson
Since I haven't seen it mentioned before, I thought this was worth forwarding. http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=50151777n Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re:[cayugabirds-l] [bluewing-group] Migration beginning to become evident on radar

2013-07-15 Thread Glenn Wilson
For the first time EVER we had 1 male and 2 female Rose Boreated Grosbeaks stay around our house (and feeders) all summer this summer. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com On Jul 15, 2013, at 2:15 PM, RA Levy ruth6l...@gmail.com wrote: I have had r-b grosbeaks at my Quaker Lake

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Request for this listserve.....

2013-05-03 Thread Glenn Wilson
and see how it goes. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Request for this listserve.....

2013-05-03 Thread Glenn Wilson
of) that you could click on a lat/Lon pair that would take you to map! Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] pictures of a banded Ring-billed Gull Vestal, NY 11AM today

2013-03-23 Thread Glenn Wilson
Seen at Barnes Nobel parking lot 11AM this morning: http://www.wilsonswarbler.com/banded-ring-billed-gull.htm Glenn Wilson -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] bad bird seed revisited

2013-01-03 Thread Glenn Wilson
I just talked with the manufacturer of Garden Treasure bird seed distributed by Lowes. The highlights for me were: Pretty much all Thistle feed comes from Myanmar, Ethiopia, or India. There is a trade embargo against Myanmar now so current seed comes from Ethiopia or India. Every companies

[cayugabirds-l] More BAD bird seed

2012-12-31 Thread Glenn Wilson
is FULL of Common Redpolls! We've never had redpolls here before! I wonder if Lowes food comes from Scott's? Glenn Wilson www.WilsonsWarbler.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

[cayugabirds-l] Townsend's Solitaire pictures

2012-12-12 Thread Glenn Wilson
I took these pictures today at 3PM on East Lake Road in Sampson State Park. The exact location was 42.741802 -76.915575 http://www.wilsonswarbler.com/solitaire-townsends.html -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

Re: [cayugabirds-l] re Hooded mergansers at Mud lock

2012-12-02 Thread Glenn Wilson
Kathy and I conservatively estimated 200. eBird did not like this count. Glenn Wilson Endicott, NY Sent from my iPhone On Dec 2, 2012, at 8:28 PM, Donna Scott d...@cornell.edu wrote: Viewing and counting the huge flock of HOODED MERGANSERS was difficult since many of them were diving

Re: [cayugabirds-l] no hummingbirds

2012-09-03 Thread Glenn Wilson
We had them on our Rose of Sharon this morning at the junction of rites 26 and 38B in Union Center. Glenn Wilson Sent from my iPhone On Sep 3, 2012, at 4:41 PM, Nancy W Dickinson n...@cornell.edu wrote: I see Laura has a hummingbird on her list, but mine seem to be, very suddenly, gone. All

Re: [cayugabirds-l] [nysbirds-l] OT: Guide to Birding in the Cayuga Lake Basin article

2012-04-11 Thread Glenn Wilson
I just bought a copy for WBU in Johnson City Glenn Wilson Sent from my iPhone On Apr 11, 2012, at 5:27 PM, Linda Orkin wingmagi...@gmail.com wrote: Hey Willie and All, You can find out how to get ahold of this book by checking the list of vendors on our website, Cayugabirdclub.org

RE: [cayugabirds-l] OOB bird behavior

2012-01-13 Thread Glenn Wilson
I've seen White Ibis' clean customer plates at Sea World. Glenn -Original Message- From: bounce-39139901-25849...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-39139901-25849...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of cl...@juno.com Sent: Friday, January 13, 2012 8:35 PM To: CAYUGABIRDS-L@Cornell.edu Subject:

FW: [cayugabirds-l] Snowy Owl

2012-01-01 Thread Glenn Wilson
I am the one who said it has been seen for a week. The ONLY time I saw it was yesterday 12/31/11. I said that because I’ve been watching reports posted on this list for “about a week”. So please don’t use my “week” as gospel! Glenn Wilson (Endicott) -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http