[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Postponed

2020-02-07 Thread bob mcguire
The Bird Club field trip planned for tomorrow (Saturday) has been postponed until Sunday. Same trip - better weather. Meet at Stewart Park at 8 am for carpooling. Bob McGuire -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip postponed to Sunday

2020-01-17 Thread Kenneth J. Kemphues
The Cayuga Bird Club field trip scheduled for Saturday Jan 18 has been postponed to Sunday January 19 due to weather. On Saturday low temperatures and moderate winds will bring the wind chill into single digits. Sunday will be warmer but still quite cold and breezy, so participants are urged

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip: Monkey Run South on Saturday

2019-04-18 Thread Liisa S. Mobley
I’ll be leading a field trip this Saturday, April 20th, 7:30-10:00, in Monkey Run South. Please meet at the parking area. I was just checking my Weather Channel app, and the icon used for most of Saturday morning on the hourly forecast is a cloud, with the sun peaking out, plus a thunder

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Today

2019-02-24 Thread bob mcguire
In spite of the dire weather prediction for today, four folks showed up to join me for a drive around the lake. I will save a full report for the CBC March newsletter, but want to share the highlights now. A FOY (first-of-year) KILLDEER greeted us as we got out of the cars at Myers, foraging on

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip to Cornell Garden Plots and Bluegrass Lane, Sat Oct 6 and Sun Oct 7

2018-10-08 Thread Mark Chao
On Saturday and Sunday, I led field trips for the Cayuga Bird Club at the Cornell Garden Plots (known also as the Cornell Community Gardens) along Freese Road. On both days, the viewing met my high expectations, with everyone getting good looks at LINCOLN’S, SWAMP, WHITE-CROWNED, and

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip on Sunday, April 29, at Monkey Run South, 7:30am-10am

2018-04-27 Thread Liisa S. Mobley
Hi everyone- A quick reminder that I will be welcoming the return to winter with a CBC trip at South Monkey Run on Sunday, April 29th, 7:30-10am. While making our way through "delightful" snow in late April, we'll be looking for spring migrants and more. Be prepared for some mud and

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip

2018-04-06 Thread Ann Mitchell
I am leading a trip to Dryden Lake Sunday, April 8th from 7:00 to 11:00. We will meet at the far parking lot at the Lab of Ornithology. It should be a fun trip looking at ducks, Bald Eagles, different Sparrows, and who knows what else. It will be cold, 20’s to 33’s, so dress warmly with good

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Sunday

2018-02-08 Thread Ann Mitchell
Hi, I am leading a trip around the lake on Sunday the 11th from 8:00 to 4:00, meeting at the east side of Stewart Park to carpool. Come a little early. The plan is to see waterfowl, Snowy Owls (hopefully), field birds, raptors, etc. Bring snacks, lunch, something to drink. We will make a stop

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip Sunday January 21

2018-01-19 Thread Diane Morton
Ken Kemphues and I will lead a half-day Cayuga Bird Club field trip this Sunday, January 21. We will meet at Stewart Park (east end) at 8:00 am and plan to return at 12:30 pm. We'll look at waterfowl along the southern end of Cayuga Lake and also drive to look for winter field birds such as

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip to Franklin Mountain Saturday

2017-10-25 Thread Gary Kohlenberg
Hi all, On Saturday, the 28th, I will lead a field trip to the Franklin Mountain Hawk watch, in Franklin NY, near Oneonta. It is roughly a 2 hour drive. Meet at the East Hill parking lot, across from CTB (Collegetown Bagels), 329 Pine Tree Road at 7:30am. We will decide carpooling there for a

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Around The Lake this Saturday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

2017-02-09 Thread Ann Mitchell
Meet on the east side of Stewart Park to carpool. Dress warmly, bring food and drink. We will stop a couple places for a break. Bring a scope if you have one. It should be a fun trip. You can reach me at 607-220-8448 or annmitchel...@gmail.com if you have any questions. See you Saturday, Ann

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip tomorrow to Connecticut Hill

2016-06-03 Thread Suan Yong
Hi all, Tomorrow morning I'll be leading a Cayuga Bird Club field trip to Connecticut Hill. Meet at 7:30 am at the Wegmans parking lot (away from the store, by the inlet) or around 7:50 am at the intersection of Connecticut Hill Rd., Boylan Rd., and Lloyd Starks Rd. We'll plan to finish around

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip to Montezuma still on!

2016-04-15 Thread cl...@juno.com
Just to clear up any confusion. Sat, April 16, 7am 4pmMontezuma NWR, NY, United States (map) Join Colleen Richards and Kathy Strickland for a trip to Montezuma NWR. Meet at 7.00 AM at parking lot of Cornell Lab of Ornithology - farthest from building; close to Rt. 13 NOTE: There is also a

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Report

2016-02-08 Thread bob mcguire
7 Feb 2016 CBC Field Trip Report With the continuing unseasonably warm temperature and a forecast of light southern wind, thirteen folks joined me for our first-of-year around-the-lake field trip. The lack of ice on the lake and snow in the fields meant that the birds, especially the ducks,

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Saturday April 25 Meena Haribal leader

2015-04-23 Thread Linda Orkin
-- Hello All, Please feel free to participate regardless of membership status or level of ability Saturday April 25. Meet at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology at 2 PM returning by 8 PM Meena Haribal will lead the group to places where birds have been reported. The late start is to

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip

2015-04-12 Thread cl...@juno.com
Thanks Ann and Gary for an enjoyable morning @ Monkey Run, George Rd. and Dryden Lake. Due to the quick separate trip back to the Lab I think our car had a total of 44 species. Highlights were wood ducks in flight (repeatedly), 4 species of woodpecker (all but hairy and flicker) and

Re:[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Saturday 8am-2pm

2015-02-04 Thread Suan Hsi Yong
I should add that all are welcome on this field trip, members and non-members, beginners and experts alike. Suan On Wed, Feb 4, 2015 at 5:25 PM, Suan Hsi Yong suan.y...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, Join me on a half-day Cayuga Bird Club field trip this Saturday, meeting at the lab at 8am,

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip date changed to Saturday, June 24

2015-01-22 Thread Diane Morton
The weather forecast continues to look better for a birding field trip on Saturday than on Sunday. So we've changed the date of this trip to *Saturday, June 24*. This will be a half-day trip, 8 am to noon. Meet at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology parking lot. We will be making stops along the

Re:[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip date changed to Saturday, Jan 24

2015-01-22 Thread Diane Morton
Okay, I don't know how I wrote June instead of Jan (twice!) but the field trip will be this Saturday!! Diane On Thu, Jan 22, 2015 at 11:13 AM, Diane Morton dianegmor...@gmail.com wrote: The weather forecast continues to look better for a birding field trip on Saturday than on Sunday. So

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip November 22

2014-11-20 Thread Linda Orkin
Hey All, Just wanted to let everyone know about an upcoming Cayuga Bird Club Field trip. Meet at the Cornell Lab of O at 8 AM, return by 2 PM. Co-led by Ann and Bob, the trip will be taking the group up the lake. Please dress appropriately for the weather, bring drinks, snacks

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip 11/8/14 report

2014-11-09 Thread Meena Madhav Haribal
?Hi all, Yesterday, four of us went on a CBC bird trip. Our first halt was Myers Point. A Merlin flew pat us and landed in a tree conveniently, although very high but gave us long scope views. Scanning of the lake produced a very distant grebe, based on its profile I think it was a Red-necked

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Sat May 31

2014-05-28 Thread Carl Steckler
Meg and I will be leading a field trip this Sat. to the Demeree tree farm on Lick Rd. Just North of Rt. 90. This is a special trip as the tree farm is normally off limits, but we have permission for this one time only trip. Meet at Lab Of O parking lot at 7:30 AM. Trip will be 1/2 day weather

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip on Saturday, May 3

2014-05-01 Thread Linda Orkin
Hey All, A reminder and an invitation to join Becky and I on a morning field trip this coming Saturday May 3. We will meet at the Lab of Ornithology main parking lot and stay around Sapsucker Woods for a couple of hours. Then move on to Monkey Run North or perhaps Mount Pleasant. All are

Re:[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip on Saturday, May 3

2014-05-01 Thread Linda Orkin
Sorry, this question and my answer. What time will we meet7:30 AM!! Linda On Thu, May 1, 2014 at 10:29 AM, Linda Orkin wingmagi...@gmail.com wrote: Hey All, A reminder and an invitation to join Becky and I on a morning field trip this coming Saturday May 3. We will meet at the Lab of

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field trip April 26

2014-04-24 Thread Linda Orkin
Hey All, An invitation and reminder to all. Gladys Birdsall will be leading this Saturday's field trip. Meet at the north (overflow?) parking lot at the Lab of O 7:30AM Saturday April 26. Hopefully south winds will bring some new arrivals. The group will go locally till noon looking for

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Sunday, 8:30am

2014-04-10 Thread Suan Hsi Yong
Hi all, I'll be leading a field trip this Sunday at the late-bird hour of 8:30am, meeting at the Lab parking lot. Destination is still in flux (and subject to influence of attendees), but will likely be in the direction of Park Preserve and Dryden Lake. Trip will end around 1pm. All are welcome

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip around the lake

2014-03-22 Thread Meena Madhav Haribal
Hi all, Six hardy souls joined me on the trip around Cayuga Lake. We started at Diary Bar, where we heard a Robin singing made us feel it is spring and warm. A Junco was also singing from the same location. We saw and heard a Killdeer circling above our head, while some of the Common Grackles

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Saturday

2014-02-27 Thread Suan Hsi Yong
FYI, I'll be leading a field trip this Saturday (3/1). We'll meet at 8am at the lab parking lot, and plan to be back around 2pm. Forecast says cold and windy, so dress for cold and windy :-D. Likely destinations are along the lake up to Aurora, possibly Union Springs, and maybe the Indian Field

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip. February 22

2014-02-20 Thread Linda Orkin
Greetings All, An invitation and a reminder to all for the field trip being led on Sunday by Ann Mitchell. Meet at the Lab of O at 8 AM, back by two. Ann plans to travel up the lake. Dress appropriately and bring scopes if you have them. All are welcome regardless of membership status or

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip this coming Saturday

2013-10-17 Thread Linda Orkin
Hello All, Just a reminder and an invitation to join Ann Mitchell on a one half day field trip this coming Saturday, October 19. Meet at the Laboratory of Ornithology at 7:30 AM to head out to where the birds are depending on recent reports and likelihood of returning waterbirds etc. Please

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Sunday

2013-09-29 Thread bob mcguire
One more in a string of beautiful early fall days - it was a wonderful morning out be out looking for birds. Thirteen folks joined me today, including several students whose sharp eyes and ears greatly enhanced our experience. We began with a brief stroll around the parking lots at the Lab

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip Sunday AM

2013-09-15 Thread Paul Anderson
I led the CBC field trip this morning to Montezuma. We started at 7:30am at the CLO and headed straight up north with our only stop being a brief one at Myers where we had the usual suspects plus a single Semipalmated Plover on the spit. We stopped at the MNWR visitors center where we were

Re: [cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip on Sunday Sept 15th - Montezuma, dikes included

2013-09-11 Thread Paul Anderson
Linda: Thanks! What location should I tell them to congregate at? Paul On 9/11/2013 2:14 PM, Linda Orkin wrote: Thanks Paul, I can pick Cornell Students up if they want to go. Linda On Wed, Sep 11, 2013 at 1:52 PM, Paul Anderson p...@grammatech.com mailto:p...@grammatech.com wrote:

Re: [cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip on Sunday Sept 15th - Montezuma, dikes included

2013-09-11 Thread Linda Orkin
Thanks Paul, I can pick Cornell Students up if they want to go. Linda On Wed, Sep 11, 2013 at 1:52 PM, Paul Anderson p...@grammatech.com wrote: I will lead the first Cayuga Bird Club field trip of the season to Montezuma this Sunday. As usual, this trip is open to members and non-members

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip, Sunday Sept 15th - Montezuma, dikes included

2013-09-11 Thread John and Fritzie Blizzard
PAUL, DO YOU KNOW WHAT THE CONDITION OF TOWPATH ROAD IS? ARE THE POTHOLES STILL LARGE ENOUGH TO SWALLOW A CAR? IS A 4WD VEHICLE RECOMMENDED? DEET FOR SURE. BOOTS, TOO? FRITZIE, UNION SPRINGS I have permission to take the field trip onto the dikes at Knox-Marsellus and Puddlers. We will

Re: [cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip, Sunday Sept 15th - Montezuma, dikes included

2013-09-11 Thread Dave Nutter
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[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip: Saturday, 4/27/2013; South Hill Recreationway

2013-04-28 Thread Stuart Krasnoff
On Saturday morning (4/27/13) I led a CBC field trip on the South Hill Recreationway in the Town of Ithaca. Our group of seven started out at the Juniper Drive gate where we observed several foragaing Ruby-crowned Kinglets. These birds were vocalizing everywhere throughout the morning and the

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip today

2013-04-07 Thread Paul Anderson
I led a group of four on a Cayuga Bird Club field trip today: Caroline, Judy, Lee-Ann and Becky. Given the very strong South winds, I was hopeful that something interesting had arrived, but no luck. The starlings in the trees teased us with their imitations of Meadowlarks, Towhees and

[cayugabirds-l] CBC field trip tomorrow Sat 9 March 2013, Meet at 7.30 am.

2013-03-08 Thread Meena Haribal
Hi all, I am leading a trip for birding tomorrow to locations where birds are. There is a spelling error in the CBC newsletter and the location for meeting is Dairy Bar and not Dairy Barn. The parking lot is also called Peterson Metered Lot. Here is the map

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

2013-02-09 Thread Marty Schlabach
Cayuga Bird Club field trip tomorrow, Sunday, will be for short-eared owls in Ovid. They have been hard to come by this year, but we'll give it a try. Mary Jean and I did some scouting on Friday and found one roosting in evergreens along Rock River Road near Wycoff Road. On other previous

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Sunday

2012-09-24 Thread bob mcguire
Four folks joined me for a morning-long trip on Sunday. We began at Myers Town Park but soon left because of the traffic on the spit! Salt Point proved to be a gold mine, with great looks at a juvenile Cooper's Hawk chasing a Flicker and other birds, unsuccessfully, before flying across

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip

2011-02-06 Thread bob mcguire
Ann Mitchell and Klaus Apel joined me for an all-day, around-the-lake trip today. I will do a full write-up for the March CBC newsletter. The highlights follow: On a manure spread just across the road from the Triangle Diner - 115 Horned Larks and 12 Snow Buntings. No longspurs. Aurora

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip Sunday

2010-10-25 Thread bob mcguire
I hope to do a complete report on yesterday's field trip for the listserve soon. Here are some of the highlights: Surf Scoter and Ruddy Ducks at Myers Several hundred Common loons at Long Point SP, Red-throated Loon Black-bellied Plover, yellowlegs, White-rumped and Semi-palmated Sandpiper

[cayugabirds-l] CBC Field Trip

2010-05-17 Thread Alm9413
Hi Folks, Sorry this is so late. I truly have been birding too much with not much time to post things. Anyway, I apologize. There were 11 of us - Judy, Donna, John, Stephanie, Sara Jane, Larry, Sidney, Klaus, Stuart, Paul, and me on the Lindsay Parsons Cayuga Bird Trip. We met at 7:00