Re: [cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2020-10-28 Thread Dave Nutter
On Sunday 25 October I saw a Fox Sparrow along the Black Diamond Trail (the old railroad grade) near Cass Park. It flew out of the same patch of Goldenrods that was also feeding three American Goldfinches, at least two White-throated Sparrows, a Ruby-crowned Kinglet, and a Pine Siskin. - -

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2020-10-28 Thread W Larry Hymes
Yesterday we had a late FOX SPARROW in our yard. Has anyone else seen Fox Sparrows. Larry = W. Larry Hymes 120 Vine Street, Ithaca, NY 14850 (H) 607-277-0759, w...@cornell.edu === -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow @ Arboretum

2020-04-02 Thread Suan Hsi Yong
This morning, while photographing blackbird songs (sic) at the arboretum (with Marie), a curious whistling song persisted from behind, which I eventually tracked down as coming from a Fox Sparrow. Couldn't get close enough to get a video, alas. Suan -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow in Brooktondale

2020-03-13 Thread Tom Hoebbel
Always fun to see them return. Thomas Hoebbel Photo~Video www.TH-Photo.com 607-351-5154 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2019-11-12 Thread Bill Roberts
We had our first Fox Sparrow this season as it spent the day feeding on the ground below our feeders. Photos on request. Bill Roberts Aurora, New York bluehorsestudi...@gmail.com. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow ; Pine Siskins still hanging around

2019-04-03 Thread Nari Mistry
We have two Pine Siskins still hanging around our feeders and battling it out with the male Goldfinches now courting  and feeding their females. One busy Red Breasted Nuthatch has been here all winter. Yesterday Gin had a friendly Fox Sparrow scratching behind our shed while she worked nearby.

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2019-04-02 Thread Sara Jane Hymes
We had a FOY Fox Sparrow in our yard today, and increasingly more Chipping Sparrows. -- Sara Jane and Larry on Vine St in Ithaca -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow in Brooktondale

2019-03-16 Thread Tom Hoebbel
He have a fox sparrow accompanying our new song sparrows in the yard today. Thomas Hoebbel Photo~Video www.TH-Photo.com 607-539-6121 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Fox sparrow refuging

2018-11-21 Thread anneb . clark
Under feeder. Just outside basin on Hile School Rd. Along with several tree sparrows and the very usual feeder birds: chickadees, cardinals, titmice, blue jays, juncos, redbellied woodpecker male, downy woodpecker, cowbird female, purple finches, House finches, a few starlings.

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2018-11-18 Thread Regi Teasley
We have a handsome Fox Sparrow under our backyard feeder. Regi West Hill in the City Pray for the dead and fight like hell for the living. Mother Jones -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2018-04-14 Thread W. Larry Hymes
Yesterday afternoon we had a FOX SPARROW singing away in our neighborhood on East Hill (off Mitchell at city limits). Very pleasant, and emphatic, song! Larry -- W. Larry Hymes 120 Vine Street, Ithaca, NY 14850 (H) 607-277-0759, w...@cornell.edu

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2018-04-06 Thread Whitings
Hi All, If it can’t be a real fox, it was sure a nice surprise to see a beautiful Fox Sparrow under the feeder today. New yardbird for us In Skaneateles village. Diana Whiting dianawhitingphotography.com -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] fox sparrow

2018-03-20 Thread Bill Mcaneny
About noon today, a FOX SPARROW was scavenging seeds beneath a feeder near our creek. This is a yard FOY for us. Today's count of goldfinches is 23. In last week's storm, we had 50. Bill McAneny, Trumansburg -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow in Newfield

2017-03-22 Thread Laura J. Heisey
Just saw my first ever Fox Sparrow on the ground below my feeders. Life list #127. I'm very much looking forward to adding lots more on this year's Spring Field Ornithology class field trips. Laura -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Fox sparrow at the Lab

2017-03-12 Thread Gary Kohlenberg
There is a red Fox Sparrow in the Lab's feeder garden today. First I've seen this winter. Gary -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow stopover

2017-03-10 Thread John and Sue Gregoire
In 31 years here we have never had Fox Sparrows in numbers greater than one, rarely two, stay more than a day or two spring and fall. As of today we have had three FOSP now here for an extended stopover of two weeks! As a side note, we ceased passerine banding operations here after Fall 2012

[cayugabirds-l] Fox sparrow

2017-02-26 Thread Jgaffne2
One fox sparrow scratching out a hole in the snow under our feeders on turkey hill this am is still here. Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Fox sparrow

2017-02-16 Thread Laurie Ray
I have had a fox sparrow coming to my feeder area, occasionally, since Christmas. Such a beautiful bird. On Thu, Feb 16, 2017 at 11:49 AM, Yvonne Fogarty wrote: > > Hi all, > We have a fox sparrow at our bird feeder today. It is hanging out with the > white throated

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Fox sparrow

2017-02-16 Thread Dave Nutter
As far as I know, Yvonne, yours is the first 2017 Fox Sparrow found in the Cayuga Lake Basin. Another species which migrates early was also first reported today: a Golden Eagle seen by Tim Lenz northbound over the Lab of O. Happy sort-of-Spring! --Dave Nutter Sent from my iPad > On Feb 16,

[cayugabirds-l] Fox sparrow

2017-02-16 Thread Yvonne Fogarty
Hi all, We have a fox sparrow at our bird feeder today. It is hanging out with the white throated sparrows. Has anyone else seen then? I don't usually see them til spring. Yvonne Sent from my iPad -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow in Brooktondale

2016-11-25 Thread Tom Hoebbel
We have had one fox sparrow for the past couple days. Burns Rd Please take a look at my completely redesigned web site. www.TH-Photo.com Thomas Hoebbel Photo~Video www.TH-Photo.com 607-539-6121

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2016-11-21 Thread Regi Teasley
We had a Fox Sparrow eating millet seed near bushes in our yard this snowy morning. We're up on West Hill in the city and we garden for birds and other wildlife. Regi "Love the animals, love the plants, love everything. If you love everything, you will perceive the divine mystery in things."

[cayugabirds-l] FOX sparrow persists

2016-05-07 Thread Laura Stenzler
We still have one FOX Sparrow at our feeders on Hunt Hill Rd, Dryden. Not a fix sparrow. ;) Laura Laura Stenzler l...@cornell.edu -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow in Brooktondale

2016-03-13 Thread Tom Hoebbel
We have our FOY Fox Sparrow scratching under the spruce trees here in Brooktondale...first American Woodcock in the fields last night as well. Tom ...Time is the friend of the wonderful company, the enemy of the mediocre. ~Warren Buffett Thomas Hoebbel

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2016-03-13 Thread Annette Nadeau
My first FOX SPARROW of the year is scritching around in the leaves under one of the spruce trees in my yard (Brooktondale) this morning. Annette -- from my phone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2016-03-12 Thread Geo Kloppel
A pair of Wood Ducks dropped into my pond early this morning, and now that the sun is shining one Fox Sparrow has begun singing from deep in the thickets of the old apple orchard. -Geo Kloppel, Tupper Rd, West Danby -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow musings - possible intergrade at Liddell?

2016-01-31 Thread Jay McGowan
ter > Sent: Sunday, January 24, 2016 8:37 PM > To: CAYUGABIRDS-L <cayugabird...@list.cornell.edu> > Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow musings - possible intergrade at > Liddell? > > To me, Fox Sparrows are a special challenge, even though they are big, > boldly colore

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow musings - possible intergrade at Liddell?

2016-01-31 Thread Meena Madhav Haribal
AYUGABIRDS-L Subject: Re: [cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow musings - possible intergrade at Liddell? Hey all, Thought I would chime in briefly about the Fox Sparrow. I agree that it is darker than the majority of the birds we get passing through the area. I don't think it is out of the range of varia

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow musings - possible intergrade at Liddell?

2016-01-24 Thread Dave Nutter
To me, Fox Sparrows are a special challenge, even though they are big, boldly colored, and easy to ID for a sparrow. We typically only see them here during migration because they breed in the boreal forest across Canada and they winter in the southeastern US. That narrows the time frame to see

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2016-01-17 Thread bob mcguire
January is only half over and already several people are in the running for having seen 100 CL Basin birds before the end of the month. Admittedly it’s a silly game, but then it is a great reason to get outside and enjoy the weather! One hundred birds in January is not impossible, but it

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2015-03-27 Thread Donna Lee Scott
Beautiful FOX SPARROW (FOY) eating bird seed on ground under Spruce tree in my front yard near dusk this evening, along with 7 female N. CARDINALS at least 4 male Cardinals, a SONG SPARROW, a few D.E. JUNCOS, 6 male RED-WINGED BLACKBIRDS. Several SNOW GEESE flocks seen earlier on walk down

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow; migration

2015-03-25 Thread Jay McGowan
While checking out the Red-throated Loon Dave found off the Farmers' Market, I had my first-of-year RED FOX SPARROW in the brush at the southwest corner. A couple of hawkwatches from Sapsucker Woods this morning did not produce anything unexpected, but I did see 5+ RED-SHOULDERED HAWKS and 5

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2014-11-16 Thread Nari Mistry
This morning a Fox Sparrow showed up under our feeders -- an unusual but very welcome visitor during Fall migration. (We get several in the Spring.) It seems to be staying around all day. Nari Mistry, Ellis Hollow Rd. -- ___ *Nari B. Mistry*, Ithaca, NY To see my paintings,

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow Wilson North

2014-10-29 Thread Chris R. Pelkie
Quick turn around north Wilson Trail, found FOS FOX SPARROW foraging near the rise. In the creekbed by the footbridge, two gorgeously rusty RUSTY BLACKBIRDs. I think every one I’ve ever seen before was basically black but these two were really handsome brown backed, dark underside, with those

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow Wilson North

2014-10-29 Thread Chris R. Pelkie
Yes absolutely. Mind warp, chilly fingers. Thanks Jay! I looked right at the throats and still mistyped it! __ Chris Pelkie Information/Data Manager; IT Support Bioacoustics Research Program Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Road Ithaca, NY 14850 On Oct 29,

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow and Turkeys displaying

2014-04-02 Thread Tom Hoebbel
We have a Fox Sparrow foraging in the front lawn today as well as 3 Turkeys displaying for many hens. At one point the males were strutting down the middle of the street in full display on Burns Rd in Brooktondale. Tom ...Time is the friend of the wonderful company, the enemy of the mediocre.

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2014-03-19 Thread marsha kardon
At 12:30 pm we had a fox sparrow vigorously kicking the leaves around at the edge of our garden on west hill. Not a common bird for us here. Marsha and Fred Kardon -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow...

2013-10-25 Thread Marie P. Read
...scooting to and fro under my feeder around 2:45 this afternoon. Marie Marie Read Wildlife Photography 452 Ringwood Road Freeville NY 13068 USA Phone 607-539-6608 e-mail m...@cornell.edu http://www.marieread.com ***NEW*** Music of the Birds Vol 1 ebook for Apple iPad now available

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow at last.

2013-04-14 Thread Nari Mistry
Finally, my favorite spring arrival, a Fox Sparrow appeared this morning, hop-scratching under our feeders. To hear it sing in our yard would add to the pleasure. A pair of Purple Finches (m,ƒ) has been around for a few days. We also had a few Pine Siskins appear briefly on their way northward.

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2013-03-20 Thread Geo Kloppel
Snow all over everything again, but a Fox Sparrow was singing under the bushes here this morning Geo Kloppel West Danby -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow in Brooktondale

2013-03-15 Thread Tom Hoebbel
We have a Fox Sparrow on Burns Rd in Brooktondale that joined the song sparrow which arrives yesterday. ...stay hungry, stay foolish. -Steve Jobs Thomas Hoebbel Photo~Video www.TH-Photo.com http://www.th-photo.com/

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow in Brooktondale

2013-03-13 Thread Sandy Podulka
Yesterday, at my feeder with lots of A. Tree Sparrows. Very welcome! --Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow

2012-03-08 Thread geokloppel
A Fox Sparrow sang here for a few minutes after the last rain shower passed. Sky watchers may grumble about the weather, as solar wind activity (and the chance of a northern lights display) will be high tonight in the vicinity of earth, and even higher tomorrow night, but cloud cover will

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow at feeders

2010-12-07 Thread Kenneth Victor Rosenberg
Hi all, I was very surprised to see a very red FOX SPARROW under my feeder in northeast Ithaca this morning. A late record and one of the few I've had in my suburban yard. Like others I've had a single AM TREE SPARROW for the past few days -- also surprisingly uncommon in my yard -- and two

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow!

2010-03-23 Thread Marie P Read
Hi all, There is a Fox Sparrow scratching around under my feeders as I type! Marie Marie Read Wildlife Photography 452 Ringwood Road Freeville NY 13068 USA Phone 607-539-6608 e-mail m...@cornell.edu http://www.marieread.com http://www.agpix.com/mari -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: