Re: [cayugabirds-l] Geese on other lakes?

2021-03-13 Thread David McCartt
I’ve seen large rafts of Snows on Owasco Lake. David McCartt > On Mar 13, 2021, at 6:58 AM, Kyle Gage wrote: > > I live on Canandaigua Lake & we can get flocks of several thousand & in fact > a sizable flock was around most of this winter. Seneca Lake can also have > decent numbers but

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Geese on other lakes?

2021-03-13 Thread Kyle Gage
I live on Canandaigua Lake & we can get flocks of several thousand & in fact a sizable flock was around most of this winter. Seneca Lake can also have decent numbers but neither lake has the incredible numbers Cayuga Lake gets. I’m not sure of numbers on the other Finger Lakes but eBird records

[cayugabirds-l] Geese on other lakes?

2021-03-12 Thread Laura Stenzler
Do the other Finger Lakes also attract large numbers of snow geese? Laura Laura Stenzler l...@cornell.edu -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Geese

2021-03-10 Thread Deb Grantham
today, but they've been here all winter. Deb -Original Message- From: bounce-125450157-83565...@list.cornell.edu On Behalf Of Laura Stenzler Sent: Wednesday, March 10, 2021 9:33 AM To: CAYUGABIRDS-L Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Geese Lots of geese over Hunt Hill Rd. right now mostly

[cayugabirds-l] Geese

2021-03-10 Thread Laura Stenzler
Lots of geese over Hunt Hill Rd. right now mostly Canada geese so far. Also blackbird flocks. Dryden, east of Ithaca. Laura Laura Stenzler l...@cornell.edu -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Geese on Cayuga

2021-03-09 Thread Diane Stone
Stewart Park was full of the sounds of Canada geese returning. On Tue, Mar 9, 2021 at 4:01 PM Donna Lee Scott wrote: > As neighbor Sarah Blodgett just texted, “there’s a massive goose thing > going on” here! > > 1000s -mostly Canadas i think -hard to see in sun- on water over on west > side

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Geese on Cayuga

2021-03-09 Thread Susan Gateley
first woodcock of the season for me- single bird foraging in our little woodlot in North Wolcott! On Tue, Mar 9, 2021 at 4:01 PM Donna Lee Scott wrote: > As neighbor Sarah Blodgett just texted, “there’s a massive goose thing > going on” here! > > 1000s -mostly Canadas i think -hard to see in

[cayugabirds-l] Geese on Cayuga

2021-03-09 Thread Donna Lee Scott
As neighbor Sarah Blodgett just texted, “there’s a massive goose thing going on” here! 1000s -mostly Canadas i think -hard to see in sun- on water over on west side of lake with more flying in & landing! Donna Scott Lansing Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Geese flight

2018-02-21 Thread David Nicosia
Both snow and Canada geese flocks all heading north to northwest toward Cayuga Lake. Winds are southwest so they are likely heading to the finger lakes... -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Geese

2017-03-19 Thread Donna Lee Scott
Returning to Lansing from Auburn ~4 PM-ish, Via NY Rt 34B & other roads, I found lots of Snow Geese flocks. Several 100s in corn stubble north of Scipioville; on SE corner Rafferty Rd & NY Rt 90, several 100s mixed w/ many Canada Geese; back on Rt 34B south of King Ferry, several more 100s of

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Geese

2017-02-24 Thread Laura J. Heisey
ird...@list.cornell.edu> Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Geese LOTS of geese flying north over Ellis Hollow this morning!! Laura Laura Stenzler l...@cornell.edu -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULE

[cayugabirds-l] Geese

2017-02-24 Thread Laura Stenzler
LOTS of geese flying north over Ellis Hollow this morning!! Laura Laura Stenzler l...@cornell.edu -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Geese

2017-02-23 Thread Donna Lee Scott
Yesterday several large vees of both Snow Geese and Canada Geese flew north over the east shore of Cayuga Lake, quite high in the sky. Many geese in one Snow group were dark in color Donna Scott Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Geese!

2015-03-18 Thread Dave Nutter
Despite stiff NW winds yesterday afternoon (Tu 17 Mar), about 3:30pm I saw several flocks of SNOW GEESE totalling about 270 birds powering north over downtown Ithaca. Later I noticed a mixed flock of CANADA GEESE SNOW GEESE northbound over my house. Sandy Wold mentioned on Sunday afternoon on

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Geese!

2015-03-18 Thread Geo Kloppel
Still more flocks of geese are entering the Cayuga Basin at West Danby this morning. We have clear skies overhead, but a heavy band of lake effect snow is passing on our eastern horizon, and its fringes are lit by the rising sun. The distant flocks are highlighted against these bright clouds;

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Geese!

2015-03-17 Thread Dave Nutter
As I biked home from a meeting in downtown Ithaca at 8pm I heard northbound Canada Geese fairly low. Between 10 11 pm Laurie I went for a walk on the path in Cass Park. (It was a bit disorienting to be walking on bare pavement rather than cross-country skiing.) As I hoped, several times I

[cayugabirds-l] Geese

2015-03-16 Thread Donna Scott
Vee after vee passing overhead by Cayuga lake !! Mostly Canadas w/ a few Snows !! 54•. Yay! Sent from my iPhone Donna Scott -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Geese!

2015-03-16 Thread Laura Stenzler
Since around 3 pm the goose flocks have been constant. Canada's and Snow Geese, often in mixed flocks. Still coming now. :) Laura Hunt Hill Rd, Dryden Laura Laura Stenzler l...@cornell.edu -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

Re: [cayugabirds-l] geese on the move

2014-12-13 Thread Ellen D. Haith
There were similar crowds heading south over Trumansburg around 10 in the morning as well. Bill Mcaneny bmcane...@fltg.net wrote: !-- /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:Times New Roman;}

RE: [cayugabirds-l] geese on the move

2014-12-13 Thread Bill Mcaneny
Iradell Rd. So maybe not all the geese were headed south of the snow belt. Bill McAneny, TBurg _ From: Ellen D. Haith [mailto:elliehait...@gmail.com] Sent: Saturday, December 13, 2014 8:28 AM To: Bill Mcaneny; cayugabird...@list.cornell.edu Subject: Re: [cayugabirds-l] geese

[cayugabirds-l] geese on the move

2014-12-12 Thread Bill Mcaneny
Lots of Canadas and Snows headed south in mid afternoon today. Big vees. Fairly high up. Crossing rte 89 in vic. of Boy Scout camp, north of Taughannock S.P. Yesterday, about 2pm, a Cooper's hawk flew west over rte 13 and across Wegman's pking lot. Bill McAneny, TBurg -- Cayugabirds-L List

Re: [cayugabirds-l] geese on the move

2014-12-12 Thread Nancy Cusumano
A good sized flock of snow and canada geese at the corner of Perry City and Dubois Rd at 4pm. Both pahses of snow geese there and close to the road. A Harrier flew over my car on Perry City rd just west of Rt 96. Cayuga Dog Rescue has saved more than 475 dogs since 2005. Learn more at

[cayugabirds-l] Geese moving!!

2013-09-24 Thread Marie P. Read
Looks like Canada Geese are starting to move...hundreds flying over my house right now! Stirs the soul! 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

[cayugabirds-l] geese

2013-09-23 Thread Susan Fast
I saw my first high, migrating flock of CANADA GEESE this afternoon over Shindagin Hollow. S. Fast Brooktondale -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] geese falcon reported

2012-12-18 Thread nutter.dave
Norm ( all),A couple possibilities for the goose similar to a Canada but with extra speckling on the head and neck: First, it's not too rare to see variants among the thousands of Canada Geese which pass by here, including individuals with a few - or even a lot - of white feathers on the head and

[cayugabirds-l] Geese over Cornell campus

2011-03-15 Thread Nathan Williams
There are numerous mixed flocks with hundreds of geese each flying over Cornell campus right now. In 15 minutes, I saw ~3000 Canadas, ~2000 Snows, and 3 Cackling. On a belated note, on Sunday afternoon I also observed tens of thousands of blackbirds flying in a dense and unbroken stream at