Re: [cayugabirds-l] FLLT Bell Station Webpage

2021-09-10 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Here is another perspective on proposed the Bell Station auction in case anyone feels like poking around: the auction website itself https://www.ten-x.com/listing/bell-station-lansing-ny-14580/114888/ Several interesting tidbits including the description of Ithaca's financial overview inder

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Red-headed Woodpecker

2021-05-22 Thread Marc Devokaitis
I didn't post about it ay thet time, but I had one in Trumansburg Village on Thursday evening (5/20), near intersection off Congress St and Seneca St. It was calling repeatedly, and doing some drumming on a metal pipe. Marc Devokaitis On Sat, May 22, 2021, 1:19 PM Christopher Sperry wrote: >

Re: [cayugabirds-l] House Wren

2021-04-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
I'd buy that. FOY House Wren was singing in our yard this morning as well. Marc Devokaitis Trumansburg Village On Wed, Apr 28, 2021 at 10:12 AM Regi Teasley wrote: > I’m pretty sure I’m hearing a House Wren singing in our yard. We’ve had > one nesting here for several years. > Regi &g

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Snow geese and bald Eagles

2021-03-17 Thread Marc Devokaitis
phenomenon ongoing. definitely hundreds of thousands, close in, starting at lower lake rd, proceeding north. Absolutely astounding. Marc Devokaitis On Wed, Mar 17, 2021, 11:26 AM Johnson, Alyssa wrote: > I’m saying over 200,000 now. THEY KEEP COMING!!! :) > > Get Outlook for i

Re: [cayugabirds-l] BirdNet App

2020-06-09 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Thanks Pete - BirdNET has been successful for me with Eastern Towhee, Yellow Warbler, Song Sparrow and Scarlet Tanager. It dipped on a still unidentified warbler from last week--possibly a redstart, but the song seemed too long. I've also tried to fool it into thinking I'm a White-throated

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Phoebe and osprey nest-building

2020-04-05 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Also in southern Covert around dawn: copulating American Kestrels and a singing Eastern Meadowlark in the fields on the west side of Congress St Ext between Bates Rd. and Seneca Rd. On Sat, Apr 4, 2020, 7:42 PM wrote: > Happiness is waking up to a foraging Eastern Phoebe in our silver maple >

[cayugabirds-l] Seneca White Deer Festival Bird Walks - volunteer leader(s)?

2019-08-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Folks, I'm writing to let everyone know about the inaugural Seneca White Deer Festival happening on *Saturday, October 5th* at the Seneca Army Depot/Seneca White Deer HQ (5479 NY-96A Romulus, NY US 14541) I've been talking to the organizers, and HAD recently agreed to lead a pair of hour-long

Re: [cayugabirds-l] confirmation of RED-HEADED WOODPECKER breeding

2019-08-07 Thread Marc Devokaitis
That's so exciting Jared! Incredibly/incredulously I have only had one local sighting this summer, despite the fact that our yards are separated by no more than 500 feet, and we keep filled suet feeders. It has not, to my knowledge, visited our yard. I encountered it around the corner from you to

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

2019-06-17 Thread Marc Devokaitis
No details - but Carol Cedarholm, just posted a picture on Cayuga Bird Club Facebook page. Marc -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Egyptian Goose?

2019-05-21 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Candace, Barbara Littlefair contacted the Lab to report an Egyptian Goose in Salmon Creek (Sunday) and up on the grass in Myers Park (Monday). She has some images that confirm. Guessing others have seen this bird by now! Marc On Mon, May 20, 2019 at 11:34 AM Salt Point Osprey Camera

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Peregrine on Seneca Street?

2019-04-05 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Melanie, It's certainly a possibility. I have seen a Merlin in the area around Six Mile Creek downtown a couple of times in the past month, so consider that too if you haven't. Marc On Fri, Apr 5, 2019, 9:58 AM Melanie Uhlir wrote: > Hi! I'm sorry for the late posting, but I was downtown

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Question

2019-02-01 Thread Marc Devokaitis
this point in the season as their usual choices become depleted. Marc Devokaitis On Fri, Feb 1, 2019 at 8:52 AM Carol Keeler wrote: > I’m wondering why my birds have suddenly found an Alaskan Cedar so > interesting. I noticed several birds, Cardinals, Tree Sparrows, Chickadees > all

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

2018-06-20 Thread Marc Devokaitis
One thing Dave didn't mention is the possibility of the (increasingly ) well-documented

[cayugabirds-l] Magee Marsh bus trip with the Cornell Lab

2018-04-19 Thread Marc Devokaitis
f you have questions. Marc Devokaitis and Leo Sack Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- 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] Song id

2018-04-04 Thread Marc Devokaitis
I'd guess Carolina Wren https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Carolina_Wren/sounds Marc On Wed, Apr 4, 2018 at 8:01 AM, Mo Barger Rooster Hill Farm < m...@roosterhillfarm.com> wrote: > What early bird sounds similar to an lovebird (teacher teacher) but with a > clear and loud voice? Calls in 3s.

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Bird Sounds Decoded

2018-03-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. For the sounds of birds are a language, carrying messages from one bird to another. To understand the language, and decode the messages, all you need is the right dictionary. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Spring Field Ornithology "Open House"

2018-03-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All - Tonight, all are welcome for the kick-off of SFO at the Cornell Lab. Come see what it's all about! 6:30: Kevin McGowan: "Birding the Cayuga Basin" 7:30: Steve Kress: "Winter Resident Bird ID" 8:30: Steve Kress: "Seabird Restoration" Cheers, Marc -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Rosemary Grant at Cornell this Monday, 5:00pm in Call Auditorium

2018-03-08 Thread Marc Devokaitis
ual Monday Night Seminar page, bit.ly/BirdTalks Hope to see you there! Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastB

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: A Night at the Museum (of Vertebrates)

2018-02-01 Thread Marc Devokaitis
CayugaBirders: Next week’s Monday Night Seminar features Vanya Rohwer and Casey Dillman. Together, Vanya and Casey curate the birds, mammals, fishes, amphibians, and reptiles that make up the collections of the Cornell University Museum of Vertebrates. After a brief lecture in the auditorium,

[cayugabirds-l] Spring Field Ornithology 2018

2018-01-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Dear Cayuga Birders, I love that moment in late January when I notice just a smidge more daylight remaining at the end of the workday. It sets me to thinking of the all of the rotations and revolutions that we are a part of on this fantastic planet. And more importantly, it makes me think about

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Primates and Snakes: 75 Years of Deadly Dialogue?

2017-11-30 Thread Marc Devokaitis
’ long-distance weaponry in Africa and Asia. These long-term, evolutionary relationships among snakes and primates both challenge and inspire efforts to conserve snakes. Marc Devokaitis The Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOM

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar -- Arthur Singer, 50 Years of Wildlife Art

2017-11-02 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Everyone: The November Monday Night Seminar is coming up next week at the Lab of Ornithology. For those who can’t attend in person, we will also be live streaming the lecture at bit.ly/BirdTalks . Doors open at 7:00. Free, no

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

2017-10-25 Thread Marc Devokaitis
decreases this year. Marc Devokaitis On Wed, Oct 18, 2017 at 12:46 PM, Barbara B. Eden <b...@cornell.edu> wrote: > For the past 2 months the resident birds that I daily feed have dropped in > population This is the first time this has happened and even those pesky > squirrels h

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Noah Strycker

2017-09-27 Thread Marc Devokaitis
a the free video seminar archive <http://bit.ly/1fYRfuT> on our website.* Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.Nort

[cayugabirds-l] Red-headed Woodpecker in Lansing

2017-06-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Be on the lookout: I just talked to a woman who lives on Peruville Rd (nearest cross street: Sheldon) who has been observing a Red-headed Woodpecker at her feeders for several days. She has observed it flying across the street to the same location many times, and suspects there may be a nest. I

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Lack of birds

2017-06-20 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Throwing my two cents into this vicissitudinous thread...I just wrapped up a correspondence with a woman in Maryland who was distraught several weeks ago because her usual 50-hummingbird station was only getting two birds. Yesterday she wrote to say she now had 40+, but the arrival of the bulk of

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Birds Through the Lens: Using video technology to reveal the lives of birds

2017-06-02 Thread Marc Devokaitis
ound-breaking multimedia. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist *Learn something new about birds every month! Sign up for our eNewsletter at **birds.cornell.edu/enews* <https://secure3.birds.cornell.edu/SSLPage.aspx?pid=1065> *Have we helped you today? Your support make

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar + Lunchtime talk: Dr. Christine Sheppard, American Bird Conservancy

2017-04-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
immediate action and see immediate results. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: A World of Sound with Juan Pablo Culasso

2017-03-30 Thread Marc Devokaitis
eppard will discuss the tools we have to solve the problem and the big job ahead getting those solutions implemented. However, this is one conservation issue where individuals can take immediate action and see immediate results. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornitology -- Cayugabirds-L Lis

[cayugabirds-l] Black Vulture

2017-03-24 Thread Marc Devokaitis
One soaring with a TUVU over downtown Trumansburg around 5:00pm today. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[cayugabirds-l] MONDAY NIGHT SEMINAR: Perspectives on Nocturnal Bird Migration: What We've Learned from BirdCast

2017-03-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. Dr. Christine Sheppard will discuss the tools we have to solve the problem and the big job ahead getting those solutions implemented. However, this is one conservation issue where individuals can take immediate action and see immediate results. Marc Devokaitis Public Information

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Robins

2017-02-06 Thread Marc Devokaitis
nds for this region. Marc Devokaitis Trumansburg, NY On Mon, 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: > >> There was a large f

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: David Bonter--Of Islands and Undergrads

2017-02-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Everyone: Please join us this coming Monday for the first Monday Night Seminar of the new year, featuring the indomitable Dr. David Bonter. As always, the seminars are held in the auditorium, and free and open to the public. The doors open at 7:00. We will be streaming this seminar live.

[cayugabirds-l] Spring Field Ornithology 2017

2017-01-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
o chat during the week. *And please help spread the word by forwarding this email to anyone you think might be interested.* Thank you, and I hope to see many of you this spring! Marc Devokaitis Coordinator, Spring Field Ornithology <http://www.birds.cornell.edu/sfo> 607-254-2165 sfocl...

[cayugabirds-l] Birds of East Africa (Play)

2017-01-17 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All, The folks at the Kitchen Theater asked me to help spread the word about this upcoming production. John Fitzpatrick is giving a special pre-show talk ahead of the February 8th performance, and looks like we bird-folk can get a discount on tickets for any night. --Marc Kitchen

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Snowy Owls

2017-01-04 Thread Marc Devokaitis
In case you missed it on the local FB bird club pages, Pete Saracino posted Laurie Drikx's excellent slideshow of said banding: http://www.lauriedirkx.com/AllCreaturesGreat/Banding-a-Snowy-w-Tom-McDonald/i-3Wq5XLv/A Marc On Tue, Jan 3, 2017 at 8:44 PM, Ann Mitchell

[cayugabirds-l] Snow Geese in tburg

2017-01-02 Thread Marc Devokaitis
1000+ (and some Canadas) in the field right behind ShurSave. Marc -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Cat Wars: The Devastating Consequences of a Cuddly Killer

2016-12-01 Thread Marc Devokaitis
when wildlife and humans are no longer vulnerable to the impacts of free-ranging cats. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Rusty Blackbirds

2016-11-22 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Andrina Serpiello reported 8 hanging out around the Cornell Lab feeder garden this afternoon just before 4:00pm. A couple of Red-wings in the mix as well. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Sonic Sea

2016-11-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
world. Sonic Sea is about protecting life in our waters from the destructive effects of oceanic noise pollution. After the screening, join a Q discussion with Dr. Christopher Clark who is featured in the film. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Turkey Vultures

2016-10-24 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Sara Jane, For at least the past 3 years, there have been TUVU's roosting during the fall behind the Varna Community Center, in some tall conifers. I get neighbors calling me about it every year with a mixture of wonder and frustration. Marc Devokaitis Lab of Ornithology On Mon, Oct 24

[cayugabirds-l] SSW this morning

2016-10-18 Thread Marc Devokaitis
ing. All were dining on the abundant fruits in the wetland vegetation. Goldfinches and Red-winged Blackbirds gathering as well and one surprise (late) Red-eyed Vireo. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/C

[cayugabirds-l] Bebee Lake Migrants this morning

2016-09-30 Thread Marc Devokaitis
birds that got away unidentified as well. Complete checklist at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S31820891 Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Amanda Rodewald: Coffee, Communities, and Conservation

2016-09-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
roblem—*Cat Wars* proposes solutions that foresee a time when wildlife and humans are no longer vulnerable to the impacts of free-ranging cats. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOM

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Banded Canada Geese

2016-08-08 Thread Marc Devokaitis
that the project leaders are most interested in hearing about geese found OUTSIDE of Stewart Park. -Marc Devokaitis --- The City of Ithaca, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, and Cornell University, with support from the Friends of Stewart Park, are working

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Hawthorn Orchard: May 10, 2016

2016-05-10 Thread Marc Devokaitis
d, grappling with their feet (Baptista 1989 <http://bna.birds.cornell.edu/bna/species/183/articles/species/183/biblio/bib017> ). Thanks for sharing, Marc Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology On Tue, May 10, 2016 at 10:12 AM, Christopher T. Tessaglia-Hymes

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: The Pioneering Women Biologists of New York’s Raptor Recovery Programs

2016-04-22 Thread Marc Devokaitis
women biologists. There will be a book signing with the author after the presentation Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] owls

2016-04-11 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All, Asking for about 70 friends...anyone have a line on a dependable owl (You know, one that works hard, doesn't call in sick, goes to the kids' ball games on the weekend...) that a group or two might try to encounter tomorrow evening on the SFO owl prowl? I know Suan saw a screech in

[cayugabirds-l] Cornell Lab at FLEFF -- this Sunday, 4/3

2016-03-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
*Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the Macaulay Library Video Showcase* *(7 short films from the Lab's Macaulay Library)* *Sunday April 3rd 4:30pm at Cinemapolis* The Macaulay Library at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology is the world’s largest archive of wildlife sounds and videos. Their mission is

[cayugabirds-l] Event at Mann Library next week

2016-03-15 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All: Passing this to the list on behalf of Mann Library. *Bird Families of the World: A Guide to the Spectacular Diversity of Birds* *Chats in the Stacks book talk by David W. Winkler* *Wednesday, March 23, at 4:00 pm * *Room 160, Stern Seminar Room, Mann Library* Many Many

Re: [cayugabirds-l] help determining the time to mow fields

2016-03-14 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Michael, This should be helpful if you haven't come across it yet. http://www.dec.ny.gov/pubs/86582.html Marc On Mon, Mar 14, 2016 at 2:23 PM, Michael O. Engle wrote: > Hi, > > > > I had a chat with a local livestock raiser at Winter Market this weekend. > He hays a

[cayugabirds-l] snipe or woodcock at Sapsucker

2016-03-08 Thread Marc Devokaitis
leaning toward snipe. Marc Devokaitis -- 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-archive.com/cayugabirds-l

[cayugabirds-l] Special Film Event - Audubon: The Film

2016-03-08 Thread Marc Devokaitis
equired:* *https://www.tugg.com/events/92425 <https://www.tugg.com/events/92425>* -Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigur

[cayugabirds-l] Fwd: Monday Night Seminar at the Cornell Cinema!

2016-02-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
People,” which documents the raptor recovery programs and also pays tribute to the determination of these early women biologists. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist *Learn something new about birds every month! Sign up for our eNewsletter at birds.cornell.edu/enews &

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar at the Cornell Cinema!

2016-02-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
so pays tribute to the determination of these early women biologists. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist *Learn something new about birds every month! Sign up for our eNewsletter at birds.cornell.edu/enews <https://secure3.birds.cornell.edu/SSLPage.aspx?pid=1065>* *Have we h

[cayugabirds-l] Possible injured/dead hawk along E Shore Dr.

2016-02-17 Thread Marc Devokaitis
that way, keep your eyes peeled, Marc Devokaitis -- 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-archive.com

[cayugabirds-l] SFO 2016 - Celebrating 40 years!

2016-02-05 Thread Marc Devokaitis
ve questions, contact me at sfocl...@cornell.edu, <sfocl...@cornell.edu> or call 607-254-2165. *Please help spread the word by forwarding this email to anyone you think might be interested!* Thank you, and I hope to see many of you this spring! Marc Marc Devokaitis Coordinator, Spring Field

[cayugabirds-l] Rusty Blackbird

2016-01-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Currently sitting in trees to the left of boardwalk right outside main entrance at Lab of Ornithology. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - The Living Bird: 100 Years of Listening to Nature

2015-10-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
* on our website.* -- See upcoming seminar speakers and topics at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1579 Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology *Learn something new about birds e

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--BirdReturns: How Big Data and Farmers Are Protecting the Pacific Flyway in California

2015-10-15 Thread Marc Devokaitis
://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1579 Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist *Learn something new about birds every month! Sign up for our eNewsletter at birds.cornell.edu/enews <https://secure3.birds.cornell.edu/SSLPage.aspx?pid=1065>* -- Cayugabirds-L List Info

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: The Jungle Sarus

2015-09-17 Thread Marc Devokaitis
astern Sarus Crane faces a very real threat of extinction.* -- Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology *Learn something new about birds every month! Sig

[cayugabirds-l] Fwd: CLC School event/new birding locale?

2015-08-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
place to find birds in the area...please reach out to Carol if you have interest in visiting the site or other ideas that might be helpful. Marc Devokaitis *From:* Carol Becker [mailto:cbec...@clcschool.org] *Sent:* Thursday, August 20, 2015 10:37 AM *To:* Cornell Lab of Ornithology cornellbi

[cayugabirds-l] Live Stream of Jane Kim and John Fitzpatrick at 4:00pm today

2015-08-12 Thread Marc Devokaitis
”, demonstrating art techniques, and answering questions from the public. Tune in to watch live at http://dl.allaboutbirds.org/cornelllab-monday-night-seminars. The broadcast will run from approximately 4:00 - 5:00pm, and will be archived for viewing afterwards. Hope you can check it out! Marc

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Brown pelican off Poplar Beach

2015-06-05 Thread Marc Devokaitis
I just received a call about this as well (message on answering machine from 2:30PM) -- spotted off of Elm Beach Rd. Marc Devokaitis On Fri, Jun 5, 2015 at 2:25 PM, mduttwei...@twcny.rr.com wrote: No, I wasn't at the Brewgarden. There was a brown pelican off Poplar Beach cruising and doing

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Into the Nest: Intimate Views of the Courting, Parenting, and Family Lives of Familiar Birds

2015-04-30 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist The Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd Ithaca, NY 14850 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] sisk-invasion

2015-04-21 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Last week we had 7 PINE SISKINS show up at our bird feeders in Trumansburg Village. On Sunday we counted around 2 dozen. This morning I made a careful count of 70! Marc Devokaitis Trumansburg, NY -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Hermit Thrush

2015-04-13 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Reported (and photographed) by visitors this morning on the West Trail at Sapsucker Woods. Marc Devokaitis Ithaca, NY -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Project Puffin: The Improbable Quest to Bring a Beloved Seabird Back to Egg Rock

2015-04-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
courtship to nest construction, egg-laying, and first attempts at flight by the young. Copies of the book will available for signing after the presentation. *May 11* Cayuga Bird Club Meeting Dr. Ron Rohrbaugh, Assistant Director, Conservation Science, Cornell Lab Program TBA Marc

[cayugabirds-l] question of the day

2015-03-12 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Cornell Lab,* *What is the best vehicle by which to bird in your opinion? What vehicle is considered to be best to enjoy birding? Convenience, space, space to put stuff and yet be handy, price, and of course view from all locations in vehicle!* Thanks for any thoughts! Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab

Re:[cayugabirds-l] question of the day

2015-03-12 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Thanks to all who replied. Marc On Thu, Mar 12, 2015 at 10:29 AM, Marc Devokaitis mdevokai...@gmail.com wrote: OK folks-- hoping to crowd-source the answer to this question. Of course i will include the requisite warning against birding WHILE driving... But maybe someone has an answer

[cayugabirds-l] waterfowl mortality in our area?

2015-03-04 Thread Marc Devokaitis
...putting the word out in case anyone has heard or seen anything that might be of interest to her and her team Feel free to contact her directly. Thanks, Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--The Talented Superb Lyrebird

2015-02-27 Thread Marc Devokaitis
, and first attempts at flight by the young. Copies of the book will available for signing after the presentation. *May 11* Cayuga Bird Club Meeting Dr. Ron Rohrbaugh, Assistant Director, Conservation Science, Cornell Lab Program TBA Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L

[cayugabirds-l] Bald Eagle?

2015-02-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
7:50am. Perched prominently over the inlet in the west end of Ithaca, near the top of a tall tree approximately behind Kelly's Dock-Side. Not-yet-mature. Easily visible from 89 and the Octopus when crossing the inlet. A question mark b/c it was from a moving vehicle, no bins. Marc Devokaitis

[cayugabirds-l] Spring Field Ornithology

2015-01-23 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Dear Cayuga Birders: OK. So there are male Red-winged Blackbirds at Montezuma in mid January. That means we should be seeing phoebes by February, and a big wave of warbler migration by late March, right? Should be a an interesting year... And what better way to bear witness to the the wild

[cayugabirds-l] 2 Bald Eagles

2014-11-18 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Circling pretty low over Sage Hall and heading northeast. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Birds of the Mono Lake Basin

2014-11-13 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello all, Please join us at *7:30 on November 17th* for the next Monday Night Seminar--featuring Cayuga Bird Club member and wildlife photographer extraordinaire Marie Read. As always, these seminars are free and open to the public. The doors open at 7:00. This coming Monday, we will be

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Birds in Flight: the Art and Science of How Birds Fly

2014-10-06 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- 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-archive.com

[cayugabirds-l] Cornell Lab Monday Night Seminars--Fall 2014

2014-09-12 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. -- Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http

[cayugabirds-l] East Hill Killdeer

2014-05-15 Thread Marc Devokaitis
From Ilene Miller who also reported them last year: The East Hill Office Building Killdeer is back for another year. She laid an egg yesterday. She has picked the same parking lot island and tree as last year. I think she actually waited for them to put fresh mulch around the tree. Marc

[cayugabirds-l] Big Day news

2014-05-08 Thread Marc Devokaitis
of you who have supported bird conservation by making a Big Day pledge or gift for the Lab's staff and student teams! Marc Devokaitis on behalf of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--To Know the Crow: Insights and stories from a quarter century of crow study

2014-04-18 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello, Please join us at *7:30 on April 21* for the next Monday Night Seminar at the Lab of Ornithology http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1573. As always, these seminars are free and open to the public. The doors open at 7:00. This coming Monday, we will be streaming the seminar

[cayugabirds-l] owls--SFO trip scouting

2014-04-14 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Folks, I fully realize the quixotic nature of owl-location--magnified, perhaps, in one's asking for such information from others...nevertheless Seen or heard any good (nocturnal) owls lately? Especially interested in places within 10-15 minute drive from the Lab. Individual birds that

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Merlin @ Giles St

2014-04-10 Thread Marc Devokaitis
I have not seen the two Merlins together since the day I observed the mating, but I have seen one from my porch almost every day. The favorite perch seems to be in an oak tree in a backyard bordered by Prospect, Pleasant and Hudson--have seen it there on at least half a dozen separate occasions in

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--Clark's Nutcrackers: Pivotal Players in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem

2014-04-07 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello, Please join us TONIGHT at *7:30 *for the next Monday Night Seminar at the Lab of Ornithology http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1573. As always, these seminars are free and open to the public. The doors open at 7:00. *Taza Schaming, PhD candidate; Cornell Lab of Ornithology

[cayugabirds-l] Merlins Mating Downtown Ithaca

2014-04-02 Thread Marc Devokaitis
for a second time, then he returned to the oak tree, at which point the observation window had to close. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Unraveling the Mysteries of Songbird Mating Systems

2014-03-20 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello All, Please join us at *7:30 on March 24* for the next Monday Night Seminar at the Lab of Ornithology http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1573. As always, these seminars are free and open to the public. The doors open at 7:00. *Sara Kaiser, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Cornell

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--The Warbler Guide: The Overlooked ID Points that Make Identifying Warblers Easy

2014-03-13 Thread Marc Devokaitis
for spreading the word--hope to see you there! Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology *Tom Stephenson, author; Scott Whittle, photographer The Warbler Guide: The Overlooked ID Points that Make Identifying Warblers Easy Host: Mike Webster* Birder and author Tom Stephenson and photographer Scott

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Confessions of a Travel Writer Who Birds to Travel and Travels to Bird (LiveStream)

2014-02-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd Ithaca, NY 14850 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--Art Opening: Afterlifes of Natural History

2014-02-21 Thread Marc Devokaitis
as Cayuga Bird Club meetings, with club business at 7:30 p.m., followed by the seminar. Doors open at 7:00 and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd

[cayugabirds-l] THURSDAY Night Seminar--Species Interactions in Birds: From Microevolution to Macroecology

2014-02-18 Thread Marc Devokaitis
development in species over time challenges common assumptions about the consequence of species interactions, and sheds new light on broad-scale patterns in evolution. -- Hope to see you there! Marc Devokaitis *UPCOMING MONDAY NIGHT SEMINARS* *February 24: Art Opening Denis Defibaugh, artist

[cayugabirds-l] Live Smithsonian webcast on forensic ornithology featuring Carla Dove

2014-02-11 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello all, We were just informed of a webcast happening tomorrow that may be of interest to some. See below. I've been told by several people that Carla Dove is *the* feather expert. Marc - The National Museum of Natural History will be doing two *live webcasts about

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Birds, Butterflies, and More: Ten Secrets to Never Having a Slow Day in the Field

2014-01-30 Thread Marc Devokaitis
indicated as Cayuga Bird Club meetings, with club business at 7:30 p.m., followed by the seminar. Doors open at 7:00 and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd

[cayugabirds-l] crows and a chickadee

2014-01-10 Thread Marc Devokaitis
was hoping for one more five minutes later (flying northeast) to continue the pattern, but it didn't materialize. On N.Quarry there was a chickadee singing Cheeseburger, which struck me (figuratively). Marc Devokaitis Ithaca -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: TONIGHT--Climate Change, Food Caching, and Winter Breeding: The Story of a Declining Gray Jay Population

2013-12-02 Thread Marc Devokaitis
on night indicated as Cayuga Bird Club meetings, with club business at 7:30 p.m., followed by the seminar. Doors open at 7:00 and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: November 18--Behind the Scenes With Bird Cams--Live Stream

2013-11-14 Thread Marc Devokaitis
meetings, with club business at 7:30 p.m., followed by the seminar. Doors open at 7:00 and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar and Book Signing: Natural History, Aesthetics, and Conservation

2013-10-31 Thread Marc Devokaitis
when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Warbler Plumage Patterns that Make Capturing Insects Easier

2013-10-17 Thread Marc Devokaitis
when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornaell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: An Environmental Success Story

2013-10-10 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello all, Please join us at 7:30 p.m. on October 14 for the next Monday Night Seminar at the Lab of Ornithology. Or come at 7:15 for conversation and cookies with the Cayuga Bird Club. If you have never visited the

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: When Urban Winners Become Losers

2013-10-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
as Cayuga Bird Club meetings, with club business at 7:30 p.m., followed by the seminar. Doors open at 7:00 and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Have we helped you out today? Consider becoming

[cayugabirds-l] Fwd: FW: Cornell Lab of Ornithology Website: University of Alberta Birds and Windows Project

2013-09-27 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All, Wanted to share this email about a new citizen science monitoring project out of U. of Alberta. Marc Devokaitis -Original Message- From: Justine [mailto:birdsandwind...@ualberta.ca] Sent: Wednesday, September 25, 2013 5:14 PM To: Cornell Lab of Ornithology Subject: Cornell Lab

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