RE:[cayugabirds-l] Former Ithaca birder Ned Brinkley has passed

2020-11-22 Thread Marty Schlabach
Very sad news. Ned was an amazing birder and larger than life influence on Basin birding during his time in Ithaca. --Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY

[cayugabirds-l] FW: Fire x Fauna webinars (November 16-20, 2020 @ 2-3pm EST): Wildfire & prescribed fire effects on wildlife

2020-11-12 Thread Marty Schlabach
FYI. From: US Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station mailto:nehalem.cl...@usda.gov>> Sent: Thursday, November 12, 2020 8:53 AM Subject: Fire x Fauna webinars: Wildfire & prescribed fire effects on wildlife Important note: New Zoom Passcode! Please join us for a special upcoming webinar

[cayugabirds-l] Mockingbird constantly vocalizing

2020-10-23 Thread Marty Schlabach
and evening grosbeaks our way. We still don't have any at our feeders. Thanks, Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

purple finch nest WAS: [cayugabirds-l] The Bald Eagle: A Conservation Success Story

2020-06-15 Thread Marty Schlabach
Are you sure it’s a purple finch? --Marty Interlaken, NY From: bounce-124702194-3494...@list.cornell.edu On Behalf Of Rustici, Marc Sent: Monday, June 15, 2020 8:00 AM To: 'k...@empireaccess.net' ; lajews...@yahoo.com Cc: CAYUGABIRDS-L Subject: RE: [cayugabirds-l] The Bald Eagle: A

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Hawthorne question

2020-05-25 Thread Marty Schlabach
Experiment Station, now known as Cornell AgriTech, is no longer selling books formerly published by the Station. Marty From: Christopher T. Tessaglia-Hymes Sent: Monday, May 25, 2020 6:29 PM To: Marty Schlabach Cc: k...@empireaccess.net; CAYUGABIRDS-L Subject: Re: [cayugabirds-l] Hawthorne question

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Hawthorne question

2020-05-25 Thread Marty Schlabach
96 watercolor paintings ... by Haruo Tashiro ... and Joseph Keplinger Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Sumac for catbirds and robins

2020-05-24 Thread Marty Schlabach
Today I observed a catbird eating last year’s rose hips. --Marty Interlaken From: bounce-124652034-3494...@list.cornell.edu On Behalf Of AB Clark Sent: Sunday, May 24, 2020 9:44 AM To: CAYUGABIRDS-L ; Bluewing Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Sumac for catbirds and robins A couple of sumac heads

[cayugabirds-l] Ospreys

2020-04-15 Thread Marty Schlabach
arty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Brown Thrasher

2020-04-04 Thread Marty Schlabach
On an afternoon walk along the former Black Diamond RR bed between the village of Interlaken and Powell Road, Mary Jean and I saw our first of the year Brown Thrasher. Another bird of interest was several Golden Crowned Kinglets. Best, Marty === Marty

[cayugabirds-l] cowbirds, snow geese,

2020-03-04 Thread Marty Schlabach
to be 500+ in number. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

RE: [cayugabirds-l] There male redwings

2020-02-18 Thread Marty Schlabach
Redwings first showed up at our feeders on Saturday, Feb 15, mixed in with the flock of 30-50 cowbirds we’ve had coming to our feeders since December. Marty Schlabach Interlaken From: bounce-124387588-3494...@list.cornell.edu On Behalf Of Sigrid Connors Sent: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 8:41

[cayugabirds-l] snow buntings

2020-01-21 Thread Marty Schlabach
Saw a small flock of snow buntings on Bromka Rd, about 15 birds in flight. It was between Log City Rd and CR 129 in Romulus, Seneca County. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607

[cayugabirds-l] Rough Legged Hawk

2019-12-11 Thread Marty Schlabach
There was a Rough Legged Hawk on Center Road, Ovid, near CR 129, about 3pm today. --Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell

[cayugabirds-l] yard bird

2019-05-27 Thread Marty Schlabach
We had two sand hill cranes fly over today. They circled once, leading us to believe they were going to land, but they continued flying west. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home

[cayugabirds-l] osprey

2019-04-23 Thread Marty Schlabach
=== Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Robins on Cornell campus

2019-02-18 Thread Marty Schlabach
There was a flock of robins behind Morrison Hall and BTI this morning about 8:30am. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Bald Eagle

2019-02-04 Thread Marty Schlabach
rogram was underway. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === From: bounce-123

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Seneca County Redpolls

2019-01-22 Thread Marty Schlabach
Mary Jean and I drove through there this afternoon between 3:30 and 4pm and did not see the Redpolls. --Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847

RE: Re:[cayugabirds-l] history of the Ithaca Christmas Bird Count

2019-01-08 Thread Marty Schlabach
=== Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === From: bounce-123229686-3494...@list.cornell.edu On Behalf Of Randolph Scott

[cayugabirds-l] snow geese

2018-11-23 Thread Marty Schlabach
Saw several flocks of snow geese flying over Rt 96, east of Ovid and also north of Ovid. This afternoon. --Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847

[cayugabirds-l] FW: [eatonbirdingsociety] Snowy owl

2018-10-30 Thread Marty Schlabach
From: eatonbirdingsoci...@groups.io On Behalf Of Jackie Bakker via Groups.Io Sent: Tuesday, October 30, 2018 5:32 PM To: eatonbirdingsoci...@groups.io Subject: [eatonbirdingsociety] Snowy owl There is a snowy owl in a cornfield on the west side of Number Nine Rd about one-half mile south of

[cayugabirds-l] FW: [Eatonbirds] Stoltzfus Farm Field Trip Report Jul 21, 2018

2018-07-22 Thread Marty Schlabach
Though outside the Basin, I thought this Eaton Birding Society field trip report deserved sharing with Cayuga Birds. From: eatonbi...@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, July 22, 2018 9:22 AM To: Eaton Birding Society Subject: [Eatonbirds] Stoltzfus Farm Field Trip Report Jul 21, 2018 After a call

[cayugabirds-l] bobolink: a new yard bird

2018-05-18 Thread Marty Schlabach
with breeding bobolinks that I'm aware of is about 2 miles away. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

[cayugabirds-l] Finally!

2018-04-29 Thread Marty Schlabach
Today we finally had one Pine Siskin at our feeders! --Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

[cayugabirds-l] Ospreys at Footes Corners nest

2018-04-13 Thread Marty Schlabach
(& Mary Jean) === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === -- Cayugabirds-L List

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Bald Eagle - Interlaken

2018-04-11 Thread Marty Schlabach
? It would be interesting to know or at least hear others' opinions. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

[cayugabirds-l] Covert Osprey

2018-04-04 Thread Marty Schlabach
at the top of it. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === -- Cayugabirds-L

[cayugabirds-l] Snowy Owl in Romulus

2017-12-23 Thread Marty Schlabach
About mid-day today, Mary Jean, Phil and I saw a Snowy Owl along the south side Vineyard Road, Romulus, about in the same area as the Northern Shrike was recently seen. It was on the ground, well back from the road. --Marty === Marty Schlabach

[cayugabirds-l] Snowy Owl, Ovid

2017-12-20 Thread Marty Schlabach
it for about 10 minutes and it was still on the pole when we drove on. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

[cayugabirds-l] N. Shrike on Vineyard Rd, Romulus

2017-12-16 Thread Marty Schlabach
Yesterday, midday, Mary Jean and I saw a Norther Shrike along Vineyard Road in Romulus. It was essentially across the road from the rear entrance to the Seneca Produce Auction, at the top of a tree right near the road. Marty === Marty Schlabach

RE: [cayugabirds-l] When to stop feeding hummers AND Orioles

2017-08-16 Thread Marty Schlabach
We keep our hummingbird feeder up quite late, ever since 2012 when we had a Rufus Hummer coming to our feeder into November. Now hoping that lightning will strike twice in the same spot and we get another one. --Marty Interlaken From: bounce-121729229-3494...@list.cornell.edu

[cayugabirds-l] Exhibit talk @ Mann: NBB Prof. Mike Webster on New Media Specimens in Ornithology

2017-06-05 Thread Marty Schlabach
Sound and Feature: How Media Specimens are Revolutionizing Modern Ornithology Exhibit lecture by Mike Webster (Dept. of Neurobiology & Behavior / The Macaulay Library, Cornell Lab of Ornithology Friday, June 9, 10:00 am - 11:00 am Stern Seminar Room (160), Mann Library For centuries

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Ominous

2017-05-28 Thread Marty Schlabach
We’ve had our hummingbird feeders up for several weeks, changed them a couple of times and have as of yet only seen a hummer twice, both times a female. Marty Interlaken, NY From: bounce-121564982-3494...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-121564982-3494...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Ellen

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Hummingbird/ other birds

2017-05-06 Thread Marty Schlabach
For years, we’ve put out orange halves for the orioles, but never had an oriole feed from one. This year we put out grape jelly, and so far no orioles have come to the feeder, even though we have seen and heard them. But, today we had a mockingbird feeding from the grape jelly. --Marty

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Goslings @ MNWR

2017-05-06 Thread Marty Schlabach
or something that was preventing it from walking. The adults would return to it, when they saw it wasn't following. But, suddenly it was walking along with the others, so we weren't sure what prevented it from following before. --Marty Schlabach -Original Message- From: bounce

[cayugabirds-l] OTB: Spring Migration Notes...By a Murderer

2017-04-28 Thread Marty Schlabach
Interesting spring migration story. --Marty Sent: Friday, April 28, 2017 5:06 AM To: Marty Schlabach <m...@cornell.edu> Subject: Biodiversity Heritage Library Biodiversity Heritage Library<http://blog.biodiversitylibrary.org/> Spring Mig

RE: [cayugabirds-l] snow geese

2017-03-17 Thread Marty Schlabach
of Co Rd 129 between Wycoff and Munson Rds in Ovid. I would guess 20-30 acres (and perhaps more) just covered with snow geese. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Snowy Owl, Ovid

2017-02-21 Thread Marty Schlabach
Thanks for reporting this, Alicia. The Snowy was still there about 4:20pm when I stopped by, but was gone when I passed through there again about 6pm. It may still be in the area, but I didn’t look for it. --Marty === Marty Schlabach

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Barred Owl

2017-01-29 Thread Marty Schlabach
=== Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === From: bounce-121185225-3494...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Snowy at Lott farm

2017-01-06 Thread Marty Schlabach
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[cayugabirds-l] snowy, shrike, snow geese

2016-12-27 Thread Marty Schlabach
Townline Rd. A sizable flock of several thousand Snow Geese was in a field bounded on 3 sides by Rt 414, Peterman Rd and Thrope Road. Along the way this afternoon we also saw several Red Tailed Hawks, Kestrels and on Coopers Hawk. Marty === Marty

[cayugabirds-l] Bald Eagle

2016-12-26 Thread Marty Schlabach
Two days in a row of having a Bald Eagle yard bird. Today two birds. Perhaps they are owners of the nearby nest. --Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Snow Geese

2016-12-06 Thread Marty Schlabach
A small flock of about 30 snow geese flew over our house near Interlaken on Monday. Today a flock of several thousand flew over. Both were heading north. -Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd

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

2016-09-22 Thread Marty Schlabach
I also last night heard a sound right outside of my bedroom window that I didn’t recognize at first. But, a bit later from the same tree came the more typical screech owl whinny, so am pretty sure it was the same bird. --Marty From: bounce-120815972-3494...@list.cornell.edu

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Red Headed Woodpecker Question

2016-08-05 Thread Marty Schlabach
This is at least the third year over the last 10 or so, that we've seen a flock of kingbirds come and devour the fruit on a pagoda dogwood, just as the fruit are getting ripe. --Marty Interlaken, NY -Original Message- From: bounce-120671830-3494...@list.cornell.edu

RE: Re:[cayugabirds-l] Bird attractor tree recommendations UPDATE

2016-06-05 Thread Marty Schlabach
=== Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === From: bounce-120540037-3494

RE: [cayugabirds-l] B. Orioles in Trumbull Corners - SUET!

2016-05-10 Thread Marty Schlabach
morning there were 6 or 8 very confused goldfinches and house finches hanging out around that feeder. Hummers showed up the next day. --Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Western Tanager still there?

2016-03-19 Thread Marty Schlabach
I stopped by this spot about 4:40pm today and after waiting about 7 minutes, did not see the bird. I did see it last week.--Marty From: bounce-120277486-3494...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-120277486-3494...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Laura J. Heisey Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2016

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Pergrine on Bradfield hall on the sotuwestern ledge

2015-11-05 Thread Marty Schlabach
I noticed a bird perched high up on the SW corner of Bradfield Hall on Cornell campus this morning about 9am, but walking directly underneath it, I wasn’t able to identify it. There has been an increase of whitewash at that corner on the side of the building and on the ground. Marty Schlabach

[cayugabirds-l] hummers

2015-10-01 Thread Marty Schlabach
. I've got some poor pictures, which I might post to Cayuga Bird Club facebook page. Perhaps the weather brought in a couple of late migrants. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607

[cayugabirds-l] bobolinks

2015-08-22 Thread Marty Schlabach
A flock of a couple dozen what we think are bobolinks in non-breeding plumage in the field behind our house this morning. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken

[cayugabirds-l] birds before breakfast

2015-04-30 Thread Marty Schlabach
=== Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] Purple Martins at Sheldrake Point

2015-04-12 Thread Marty Schlabach
=== Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Footes Corners Rd, Covert, Osprey nest site

2015-04-07 Thread Marty Schlabach
=== Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] redpoll, at last!

2015-03-27 Thread Marty Schlabach
One, lone REDPOLL showed up today at our niger seed feeder. Finally! --Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

[cayugabirds-l] peregrines on Bradfield Hall

2015-02-25 Thread Marty Schlabach
About 9am this morning, there appeared to be 2 peregrine falcons on the east side of Bradfield Hall on the Cornell campus. Wouldn't this be a great and promising location for a nest shelf and a camera??? Marty Marty

[cayugabirds-l] GBBC eBird Report - 8407 Powell Rd, Interlaken, NY 14847, Feb 15, 2015

2015-02-15 Thread Marty Schlabach
, 2015 10:15 PM To: Marty Schlabach Subject: GBBC eBird Report - 8407 Powell Rd, Interlaken, NY 14847, Feb 15, 2015 8407 Powell Rd, Interlaken, NY 14847, Seneca, US-NY Feb 15, 2015 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM Protocol: Stationary 20 species Canada Goose 167 Mourning Dove 14 Red-bellied Woodpecker 3 Downy

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Birding information

2015-02-11 Thread Marty Schlabach
And even for those still living in the Basin. --Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

[cayugabirds-l] Peregrine on Cornell campus

2015-01-08 Thread Marty Schlabach
About 8:15am this morning a peregrine was perched about ¾ up the east side of Bradfield Hall. I heard it call before I looked up to see it. Marty -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Snowy Owl Martin Rd Seneca Falls

2015-01-04 Thread Marty Schlabach
Still in the same place at 1:30pm today. Best seen approaching from the east. --Marty Mary Jean From: bounce-118670822-3494...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-118670822-3494...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Dave K Sent: Sunday, January 04, 2015 10:57 AM To: CAYUGABIRDS-L Subject:

[cayugabirds-l] Shorteared Owls in Ovid

2014-12-31 Thread Marty Schlabach
to the east. We last saw them about 5:20pm. The most we saw at one time were 3 shorteared owls. Good birding! Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847

[cayugabirds-l] Area 7 in need of additional counters for Ithaca Christmas Count

2014-12-30 Thread Marty Schlabach
=== Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 === -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] Short eared owls

2014-12-12 Thread Marty Schlabach
Mary Jean and I had two Short eared owls near the intersection of Rock River Rd and Wycoff Rd in Ovid, about 4:45pm today. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467

[cayugabirds-l] snow geese over Interlaken

2014-12-02 Thread Marty Schlabach
This morning, about 8am, I thought I faintly heard snow geese. I looked up and at first didn't see them, but then did see two very large flocks, quite high. I would estimate 3-400 geese heading south. Marty === Marty Schlabach m

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Schreechie

2014-09-29 Thread Marty Schlabach
We also heard a screech owl in the middle of the night, though I have no idea what time it was. --Marty From: bounce-118054242-3494...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-118054242-3494...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of M K Mannella Sent: Sunday, September 28, 2014 6:50 AM To: CAYUGABIRDS-L

[cayugabirds-l] OT: Help transcribe William Brewster's field notes

2014-07-07 Thread Marty Schlabach
. Best, Marty Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edumailto:m...@cornell.edu Food Agriculture Librarian, Mann Library, Ithaca 607-255-6919 Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853

RE: Re:[cayugabirds-l] Osprey nests.

2014-04-22 Thread Marty Schlabach
Thanks to Bill for noting that there is a west side of the lake as well! For several years there has been an osprey nest at the top of the light tower of the former landing strip at the Seneca Army Depot. It is visible from rt 96a, less than a mile past the entrance to the veterans cemetery

[cayugabirds-l] Book talk with Harry Greene: Tracks and Shadows, March 6

2014-02-27 Thread Marty Schlabach
Of potential interest to subscribers to this list who live in the Ithaca area. Feel free to forward to anyone who might be interested in this talk. --Marty Tracks and Shadows: Field Biology as Art Book talk by Harry W. Greene Thursday, March 6, 4:00 pm Stern Seminar Room, 160 Mann Library

RE: [cayugabirds-l] PEREGRINE FALCON on Bradfield Hall SW corner ledge...

2014-02-25 Thread Marty Schlabach
My definition of 'yard bird' is what is seen or heard from my yard. I agree with Dave. --Marty -Original Message- From: bounce-112748010-3494...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-112748010-3494...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Meena Madhav Haribal Sent: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 8:28

[cayugabirds-l] short eared owls in ovid

2014-01-25 Thread Marty Schlabach
Mary Jean and I saw two short eared owls in Ovid, on Center Rd, near to and just east of County Road 129, about 5:20pm today. Drove several other roads in the area as well, but didn't see any at other locations or any snowy owls. Marty == Marty Schlabach

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Snowy owl

2014-01-21 Thread Marty Schlabach
The road represented as South St in Google Maps is Center Road on the ground. Mapquest seems to have this one right. --Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Ovid snowy

2013-12-16 Thread Marty Schlabach
I drove by mid-morning today and did not see it. I drove a few of the area roads and didn't find it, though I didn't have a lot of time to look. --Marty From: bounce-47673-3494...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-47673-3494...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Linda Orkin Sent: Monday,

[cayugabirds-l] Cattle Egret in Seneca County

2013-11-02 Thread Marty Schlabach
with a mixed herd of Jersey and Holstein dairy cattle. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

RE: [cayugabirds-l] hummingbirds

2013-09-17 Thread Marty Schlabach
We continue to have 2 hummers at our feeders in Interlaken. --Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

[cayugabirds-l] White Crowned Sparrow

2013-04-19 Thread Marty Schlabach
We had a WHITE CROWNED SPARROW at our feeder Thursday afternoon. FOY CHIPPING SPARROW showed up about a week ago. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847

[cayugabirds-l] OT: Exhibition Opening: Focus on Fungus

2013-04-15 Thread Marty Schlabach
Exhibition Opening: Focus on Fungus Reception, Thurs. April 18, 2013, 4-6pm Mann Library Gallery Fungi are mysterious things that capture our imaginations with their weird, ephemeral beauty. Cornell's Plant Pathology Herbarium contains the stories of thousands of fungal species, as well as the

[cayugabirds-l] OTB: [Eaton Birding Society] There is an American Avocet in breeding plumage...

2013-04-13 Thread Marty Schlabach
From: James Norwalk [mailto:notification+ann4e...@facebookmail.com] Sent: Saturday, April 13, 2013 11:07 AM To: Eaton Birding Society Subject: [Eaton Birding Society] There is an American Avocet in breeding plumage... James Norwalk posted in Eaton Birding

[cayugabirds-l] Ovid Short-eared owls

2013-03-09 Thread Marty Schlabach
== Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 == -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

RE: [cayugabirds-l] R.t. hawk = 1; Crow = 0

2013-03-07 Thread Marty Schlabach
I'm not a biologist, but some biological terms are a treat, and I think is an example of kleptoparasitism, one of my favorites. Marty From: bounce-75470209-3494...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-75470209-3494...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Kevin J. McGowan Sent: Thursday, March 07, 2013

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip: Short-eared Owls in Ovid, Sunday

2013-02-09 Thread Marty Schlabach
. http://www.cayugabirdclub.org/ [https://fbstatic-a.akamaihd.net/rsrc.php/v2/yT/r/K6_TY47YS3x.png] Leader: Marty Schlabach, Mary Jean Welser, and Michele Mannella. This trip will start at Marty and Mary Jean's home on Powell Road in Covert and will carpool to the area around

[cayugabirds-l] Christmas Count Area VII would welcome more participants

2012-12-27 Thread Marty Schlabach
for lunch and sharing our sightings, and then head out to finish what isn't yet covered. Please join us. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847

[cayugabirds-l] Ovid Short-eared owl

2012-12-27 Thread Marty Schlabach
yards. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 == -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

RE: [cayugabirds-l] redpolls

2012-12-25 Thread Marty Schlabach
finches than I've seen in quite a few years, but no siskins. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Townsend's Solitaire continues at Sampson State Pa...

2012-12-14 Thread Marty Schlabach
, or 'between the lakes'. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 == -Original

[cayugabirds-l] Interlaken Rufous Hummingbird update

2012-11-18 Thread Marty Schlabach
our hummingbird feeders up well after we think our lone specie, the Ruby-throated, has headed to warmer climes for the season. Marty Schlabach Mary Jean Welser == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd

[cayugabirds-l] OT: Mark Catesby's Third Centennial in America

2012-11-02 Thread Marty Schlabach
More info about locations of events in addition to Smithsonian can be found at http://www.catesbytrust.org/. Sent: Friday, November 02, 2012 10:25 AM Subject: Mark Catesby's Third Centennial in America All: On November 4th - 9th, 2012, The Catesby Commemorative Trust will bring together

[cayugabirds-l] Rufous Hummingbird

2012-10-28 Thread Marty Schlabach
observed flying up to the window, I'm assuming it's looking for insects. I also saw it sipping from drops of water on the feeder. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467

[cayugabirds-l] hummer still present: possible rufous??

2012-10-16 Thread Marty Schlabach
, even if we aren't home. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 == -- Cayugabirds-L

[cayugabirds-l] hummer

2012-10-13 Thread Marty Schlabach
We still have a hummingbird coming to our feeder, seen again today. Killing frost last night will result in many/most of the flowers dying. Hope she makes up her mind to head to warmer climes soon. Marty == Marty Schlabach m

[cayugabirds-l] RT Hummingbird

2012-10-03 Thread Marty Schlabach
We continue to have a female ruby throated hummingbird coming to our feeder at home. Seems to be a competition with the wasps for access to the feeder. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd

[cayugabirds-l] Empire Farm Days

2012-08-07 Thread Marty Schlabach
://www.empirefarmdays.com/ Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell315-521-4315 == -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Deer/redwing

2012-06-03 Thread Marty Schlabach
I saw something similar several years ago, probably about 7-8 miles north along rt. 89. In this case, the red wing was on the back of the deer, rather than the head. I didn't watch it long enough to see what the bird was doing, but the deer did not seem to be concerned. -Marty Schlabach From

RE: RE:[cayugabirds-l] Mob of crow (or is it called death of crow?)

2012-06-02 Thread Marty Schlabach
Here are several lists of collective nouns for birds, the first appearing most comprehensive: http://www.nzbirds.com/more/nouns.html http://palomaraudubon.org/collective.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_collective_nouns_for_birds Marty -Original Message- From:

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Oranges

2012-05-10 Thread Marty Schlabach
We have put out orange halves for several years, but have yet to see any bird come to them, even though we hear and see orioles nearby. --Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Fuertes Birds Sanctuary article

2012-05-08 Thread Marty Schlabach
Where is Dorothy McIlroy when we need her? Marty From: bounce-56022117-3494...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-56022117-3494...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Christopher T. Tessaglia-Hymes Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2012 2:26 PM To: CAYUGABIRDS-L Subject: RE:[cayugabirds-l] Fuertes Birds

[cayugabirds-l] OT: TODAY at 4PM: Interspecific Competition in Birds with André Dhondt at Mann Library

2012-04-26 Thread Marty Schlabach
Please join us for a Chat in the Stacks with André Dhondt at Mann Library ... Book Talk: Interspecific Competition in Birds André A. Dhondt Thursday, April 26 at 4:00pm Mann Library, Room 160 One of the challenges of the future is to maintain biodiversity, and a very large number of factors

[cayugabirds-l] pine siskins

2012-04-25 Thread Marty Schlabach
It has been with envy and jealousy that I have read about others seeing pine siskins among the goldfinches at their feeders, but this morning we finally had two siskins at our feeders in Interlaken. Marty == Marty Schlabach m

[cayugabirds-l] American Pipits

2012-04-23 Thread Marty Schlabach
This morning on the way to work, I saw 15-20 AMERICAN PIPITS along Powell Rd and Hickok Rd near Interlaken, especially Hickok Rd. They were in the tire tracks in the snow, which exposed some of the ground or pavement. Marty == Marty Schlabach

[cayugabirds-l] Book Talk: Thurs. Apr. 26: Interspecific Competition in Birds with André Dhondt at Mann Library

2012-04-20 Thread Marty Schlabach
Please join us for a Chat in the Stacks with André Dhondt at Mann Library ... Book Talk: Interspecific Competition in Birds André A. Dhondt Thursday, April 26 at 4:00pm Mann Library, Room 160 Cornell University One of the challenges of the future is to maintain biodiversity, and a very large

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Common Loon question

2012-04-12 Thread Marty Schlabach
Yes, loons do vocalize while in flight. A few mornings ago, I was startled by a loon calling right over my head just above tree tops. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467

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