[cayugabirds-l] Field Trip Sunday

2019-10-24 Thread bob mcguire
I will be leading a trip “up the lake” this coming Sunday. Meet at Stewart park (east side) at 7:30am. I am well aware that the forecast calls for rain and strong southerly winds. Based on Kevin’s infamous adage, “bad weather = good birding” I AM going to go - and welcome all additional hardy

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Field Trip Sunday

2017-09-09 Thread John Confer
ayugabirds-l] Field Trip Sunday I will lead a trip up the lake on Sunday. Meet at 7:30 in the parking area, east side of Stewart Park to car pool. This will be an all-day trip, getting back to Ithaca late in the afternoon. I expect to visit several of the lakeside spots (east side) to check for ne

[cayugabirds-l] Field Trip Sunday

2017-09-08 Thread bob mcguire
I will lead a trip up the lake on Sunday. Meet at 7:30 in the parking area, east side of Stewart Park to car pool. This will be an all-day trip, getting back to Ithaca late in the afternoon. I expect to visit several of the lakeside spots (east side) to check for newly arrived shorebirds and

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Field Trip Sunday

2014-02-08 Thread Susan Fast
I think the following is apropos:  From a column by Rick Marsi in the Ithaca Journal--- One stares at manure with mixed feelings. On the positive side, a swath of freshly spread manure can turn a farmer's field into a songbird harvest table. As for negatives, manure is manure, and driving

[cayugabirds-l] Field Trip Sunday

2014-02-07 Thread bob mcguire
I will lead another impromptu Cayuga Bird Club trip this coming Sunday. Meet at the Lab of O at 8 am. We will be back at around 2 pm. I plan to look for all the good winter birds. Beginning with gulls grebes on the lake, a snowy owl (if anyone has not yet seen one), larks/longspurs/buntings in

[cayugabirds-l] Field Trip Sunday

2013-11-29 Thread bob mcguire
I will lead an impromptu trip for the Cayuga Bird Club this coming Sunday, December 1st. Meet at the Lab of O at 8 am. We will start with Stewart Park and then work our way up the east side of the lake, going as far as Union Springs. We should be back in town by 2 pm. The weather looks good.