Re: [cayugabirds-l] First ever yard Field Sparrow

2020-05-01 Thread Donna Lee Scott
While I’ve seen field sparrows on Lansing Station Road in nearby woods edges & fields, I too have never had one in the yard that I was able to see. I have seen 1 field sparrow in various parts of my yard several times in the last 3 weeks. Donna Scott Lansing Sent from my iPhone On May 1,

[cayugabirds-l] First ever yard Field Sparrow

2020-05-01 Thread Bob Anderson
I have never seen a field sparrow at our feeders on N Cayuga, Ithaca, in the forty or so years I've had them, but Wednesday what I thought was going to be a chipping sparrow turned out to be a FISP when I got the binoculars on it. Despite the prominent pink bill I was hesitant to ID it because