Re: [cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes, Dyden Lake

2018-03-04 Thread Dave Nutter
Yesterday afternoon, Ann Mitchell, Gary Kohlenberg & I went to Dryden Lake seeking the RED-NECKED GREBES which Jay reported. The grebes were together in the middle of the lake, mostly sleeping, but they did wake up, and preen a bit. They are distinctive enough to ID even when asleep, though, by

[cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes, Dyden Lake

2018-03-03 Thread Jay McGowan
Two nonbreeding plumage RED-NECKED GREBES are currently sleeping in the middle of Dryden Lake. Not much else aside from numerous Common Mergansers. The compost was active earlier, with at least five Iceland Gulls, three Lesser Black-backed Gulls, and a Great Black-backed x Herring hybrid. Last

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes on Dryden Lake

2017-05-06 Thread Geo Kloppel
I was visiting a friend's house just north of Dean's Cove about 2:30 this misty afternoon, enjoying the hundreds of swallows circling just inches above the water. The cove stream spilled out a plume of silt-laden rainwater that stretched north toward us along the shore. Out beyond it, Loons

[cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes on Dryden Lake

2017-05-05 Thread Kevin J. McGowan
Chris Wood found three breeding-plumaged Red-necked Grebes on Dryden Lake today, on a perfect "Dryden Lake day," with cold winds and rain in May. They were still present at about 4:00 pm this afternoon. Also, Bank, Barn, and Tree swallows circling low over the water in good numbers, also,

Re:[cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes, Dryden Lake 4/13/17

2017-04-14 Thread John and Fritzie Blizzard
Daughter, Becky, & I, got to see them late yesterday afternoon. What a treat. Also had one pied-billed grebe & a kingfisher. Disappointed to not see any mergansers. A fisherman said he had seen 2 bald eagles at the far east end but didn't know where the nest was.Has anyone seen a nest?

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes, Dryden Lake

2017-04-14 Thread Ann Mitchell
There is presently only one Red-necked Grebe swimming with four Mallards. Ann Sent from my iPhone > On Apr 14, 2017, at 7:03 AM, Jay McGowan wrote: > > Last night at sunset two nice alternate RED-NECKES GREBES accompanied a > flotilla of 11 Horned Grebes on Dryden Lake. Not

[cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes, Dryden Lake

2017-04-14 Thread Jay McGowan
Last night at sunset two nice alternate RED-NECKES GREBES accompanied a flotilla of 11 Horned Grebes on Dryden Lake. Not sure if they'll still be there this morning, but it might be worth checking. Jay -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes, Union Springs

2015-03-14 Thread Jay McGowan
Two very nearly alternate plumage RED-NECKED GREBES are on the Mill Pond in Union Springs right now. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Red-necked grebes

2014-02-22 Thread Susan Fast
Today, around 0900, there were 9 RED-NECKED GREBES in the bay just to the north of Taughannock Falls SP.  I continued north, checking various spots, but could find no more. Steve Fast Brooktondale -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes

2011-11-05 Thread Ann Mitchell
There were five RED-NECKED GREBES seen from Cargill Salt this afternoon. Good birding, Ann -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes--1 in Sheldrake too

2011-11-05 Thread Anne Marie Johnson
I found a Red-necked Grebe south of the point in Sheldrake. There were also 6 Common Loons in the Sheldrake area but little else. Anne Marie Johnson -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: Welcome and Basics Rules and Information Subscribe,

[cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Grebes at Montezuma?

2011-10-10 Thread Scott Haber
I just noticed a post on Genessee Birds from last week regarding a pair of possible Red-necked Grebes at the end of Van Dyne Spoor Road. I saw no mention of them here, but wanted to check if anyone can confirm that report. -Scott --- *Scott Haber* Digital Content Manager Cornell Lab of