[cayugabirds-l] Goose flight

2014-03-14 Thread Christopher Wood
I have seen several flocks of Snow Geese and a few Canadas heading north this morning -- I only scanned for about 5 minutes. I'm sure someone more enterprising would do quite well today. Also several flocks of grackles. Chris Wood eBird Neotropical Birds Project Leader Cornell Lab of

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Goose flight

2014-03-14 Thread Kevin J. McGowan
I had a flock of Canada Geese on Dryden Lake this morning, sitting on a bare patch of black ice that looked very much like open water. In with them were 10 Blue Snow Geese and a single CACKLING GOOSE. I don't often see that many Blue Geese without any white Snows. While I was there 3

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Goose flight

2014-03-14 Thread Geo Kloppel
I've seen perhaps 2,000 Snow Geese pass over West Danby in the last 5 minutes in pure flocks. More still coming... -Geo Kloppel On Mar 14, 2014, at 11:49 AM, Kevin J. McGowan k...@cornell.edu wrote: I had a flock of Canada Geese on Dryden Lake this morning, sitting on a bare patch of black

[cayugabirds-l] Goose flight

2014-03-14 Thread Geo Kloppel
West Danby had a 20 minute lull, then another big pulse of several thousand Snow Geese. Now it's quiet again -Geo Kloppel -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES