Re: [cayugabirds-l] Bluebirds

2011-01-08 Thread Robert L. Marx
Hi M, K, All, My opinion in answer to your question is they are birds that spent the summer WAY further north. If banded we could learn. Bob Marx, Spencer, NY On Jan 8, 2011, at 7:34 AM, M K Mannella wrote: 4 bluebirds foraging berries in the shrubs this morning in our front yard. We

[cayugabirds-l] Snow Buntings

2010-03-01 Thread Robert L. Marx
Greetings from just south of the Cayuga Lake Basin: Late Saturday afternoon before grocery shopping, I took a little drive in the Village of Spencer where farm fields are located. I observed a flock of 19 Snow Buntings along S. Main St. 1/4th mile south of our only traffic light. Big

[cayugabirds-l] Bald Eagles Wintering

2010-02-17 Thread Robert L. Marx
At least 2 adult Bald Eagles are wintering here in the Spencer, NY (Tioga County) area. I think they are the same pair that have been reported and photographed in the immediate area since last October. I have 2 questions- #1- What is known about feeding range in this area? #2- Who is