[cayugabirds-l] Wildlife Drive Glossy Ibis

2020-05-21 Thread Nicholas Kachala
Robert Buckert and I just observed the Montezuma Glossy Ibis in flight over the Eagle Sculpture Area, heading away from Wildlife Drive due northwest towards Tschache Pool. Not too fast but direct flight. Nick Kachala -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Gyrfalcon update please

2018-01-19 Thread Nicholas Kachala
The reason that species are blocked and hidden as "sensitive" in eBird could be from a multitude of reasons. In terms of the Gyrfalcon, it is a bird at risk for capture and trade by falconers. Exposing the location of such a prized species through public records could spell trouble for the bird.

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

2017-08-16 Thread Nicholas Kachala
There have been people over the years that have left their hummingbird feeders up well into the Fall and have helped straggler Ruby-throated and even other rarity hummingbirds. Into November, it is occasional for extreme wandering of species, and hummingbird feeders left up can provide crucial aid