[cayugabirds-l] Rough legged hawk @ east hill

2021-03-07 Thread Suan Yong
This morning at 9am there was a rough legged hawk hovering and hunting near the corner of Ellis Hollow and Game Farm roads. It was accompanied by a second buteo, presumably a redtail. I stopped briefly to snap some photos en route to an appointment. At 10:30 on the way back from the

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk

2021-01-25 Thread Donna Lee Scott
There’s a rainbow ring in clouds around the sun & I just got a couple good looks at my FOY ROUGH LEGGED HAWK at top of Lansing Station Rd by rt. 34B. It flew south. Good bird day at home down by lake, including male bluebird, carolina wren, female pileated woodpecker at suet & many of the usual

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk

2021-01-21 Thread Ann Mitchell
Linda and I saw one on Mt. Pleasant Road near the Observatory. It would use the tree near there to perch looking for food. When it flew the underwings were very light. Ann Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk

2020-12-19 Thread Suzanne Gervais
Has anyone seen a rough legged hawk around the corner of rte 366 and Forest Home? I believe I just saw one but am uncertain if that is what it was. Pretty whitish underneath as it flies over with a belly patch and pretty dark back when perched. Definitively not a red tail. Looked smaller. It

[cayugabirds-l] Rough Legged Hawk

2019-12-11 Thread Marty Schlabach
There was a Rough Legged Hawk on Center Road, Ovid, near CR 129, about 3pm today. --Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467 Interlaken, NY 14847 cell

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged hawk W and E of Warren at Cherry la today 2 Feb 19

2019-02-02 Thread AB Clark
At approximately 1430, a rough-legged hawk was hunting the field that makes up the SW quadrat of Cherry La x Warren Rd. It sat watching from trees on N side of Cherry la, then (disturbed by my stopping car) it moved a bit W along Cherry, then East to sit on airport fencing along Warren’s E

[cayugabirds-l] Rough legged hawk ithaca airport

2019-01-16 Thread Chris R. Pelkie
About 3 pm big beautiful ROUGH-LEGGED HAWK soaring over field north of borgwarner and NW of runway. Sorry for late post... I was driving at the time. ___ Chris Pelkie -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk

2018-01-15 Thread Laurie Roe
Driving home from skiing I saw a Rough-legged Hawk hovering off and on over fields on Connecticut Hill Road..lovely end to that outing. Laurie -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk

2016-02-17 Thread Sandy Wold
Seen flying over Wegmans parking lot 3:30pm flying east. I reported one a few months ago in this area, slightly south of Wegmans and flying in the same direction. There was a second hawk sitting in a tree nearby the inlet, where I was standing. It sat with its back to me, and I could not make

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk flyover Wegmans

2016-02-17 Thread Sandy
About 3:30pm today. Close views then it spiraled up and away toward six mile creek. A second hawk was in a tree nearby. Couldn't make out what kind it was. It had two golden patches on a dark brown back side. Two flocks of crows flew by about 30min. later. I counted about 60. Sent from my

[cayugabirds-l] Rough Legged Hawk in Brooktondale

2016-01-22 Thread Tom Hoebbel
We have a rough legged hawk circling our fields on Burns Rd in Brooktondale. It is the first I have seen here in about 3 years. ...Time is the friend of the wonderful company, the enemy of the mediocre. ~Warren Buffett Thomas Hoebbel Photo~Video

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Rough legged hawk

2016-01-19 Thread Geo Kloppel
Everything on the east side of Potomac Road in the vicinity of Searsburg Road is in the Cayuga basin. The west side is more ambiguous, though there is clearly some basin territory over there too. See the Town of Hector map: http://www.schuylercounty.us/DocumentCenter/View/622 -Geo Sent from

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Rough legged hawk

2016-01-19 Thread Dave Nutter
Looking at Google Maps terrain feature, which has some too lines as well as creeks, and comparing that to the aerial view to show field v forest, it appears that the divide is west of Potomac Rd about halfway between Potomac Rd and the west edge of the field along Searsburg Rd. The Interloken

[cayugabirds-l] Rough legged hawk

2016-01-19 Thread David Diaz
Saw a light morph rough-legged hawk flying over fields along Potomac and Searsburg Road (FLNF). Is this within the basin? David Diaz Tburg, NY -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk

2016-01-09 Thread Diane Morton
Rough-legged hawk at Scofield Road 10:40 am -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk

2015-12-14 Thread John and Sue Gregoire
Had our first of season RLHA here today. It was a beautiful dark morph. Later in the day while birding some fields we enjoyed adult female and adult male (gray ghost) harriers hunting. Not sure which are more majestic flyers, harriers or TVs. J -- John and Sue Gregoire Field Ornithologists

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk-Dryden area

2015-01-30 Thread Anne Clark
At 840 am, spectacularly beautiful light morph Rough-legged Hawk sailing through snowflakes going WSW across Ferguson Road, just where it leaves Irish Settlement road and continues E to Dryden. Anne -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk

2014-12-11 Thread bob mcguire
While out plowing the driveway this morning, I had a dark morph Rough-Legged Hawk cruise the fields. It's the first one I've seen here in years (Snyder Hill Rd). Winter must be here! Bob McGuire -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk-Slaterville

2014-11-19 Thread John Confer
And more hawks A rough-legged hawk flew by the western edge of Slaterville Springs crossing Rt 79. John Confer -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk

2014-03-18 Thread Meena Madhav Haribal
I just looked out of my window to see a very low flying Rough-legged hawk (dark phase). This one headed towards lab of O direction. Cheers Meena Dr. Meena Haribal Boyce Thompson Institute Ithaca NY 14850 Ph: 607-3011167 http://meenaharibal.blogspot.com/ http://haribal.org/ -- Cayugabirds-L

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk Dark Phase

2014-03-04 Thread Jeff Gerbracht
Dark Rough-legs are one of my favorite birds and I've noticed there seem to be more around this year. I took a quick look at my eBird sightings for these and in addition to the one on Burdick Hill, I've seen dark birds multiple times at Freese Rd, Mt Pleasant, Midline Rd. and along Buffalo Rd in

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk Dark Phase

2014-03-03 Thread Candace Cornell
I've been looking for ROUGH-LEGGED HAWKS on Burdick Hill Road ever since Mark Chao saw them there in mid-February and I occasionally see a light phase one flying over the field sitting in a tree on the south side of the road as he described. Today as I drove by at 2: 35 PM, I did a double take.

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk

2012-12-24 Thread Anne Marie Johnson
A Rough-legged Hawk just circled fairly high overhead. It was circling as if trying to gain altitude. After circling a few times it headed due south and disappeared. I haven't seen the Common Redpoll here since Saturday. It must have joined up with one of the flocks around. And I think all

[cayugabirds-l] rough-legged hawk

2011-09-29 Thread B Mcaneny
Seen about 3pm on the east side of Cayuga View Rd about 100 yds from Rte 89 near Trumansburg. Flew up to a nearby tree branch as my car approached, so I got a good look (no binox) at its dark back and tail and the striking white slash across the base of the primaries. When it flew further

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk in Caroline

2010-12-14 Thread Anne Marie Johnson
This morning a Rough-legged Hawk was hovering over the horse pastures on Central Chapel Road in Caroline, just south of the intersection with Boiceville Road. There were two raptors, but I could only get a good look at one of them. Anne Marie Johnson Caroline -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged hawk

2010-02-20 Thread Susan Fast
On a windy walk late yesterday morning in Brooktondale, I came upon what l was sure was an early turkey vulture-long wings (a bit narrow, though); long, straight tail; very dark above and below; pronounced dihedral to wings; and the characteristic rocking motion. As it flew over me, the head

[cayugabirds-l] Rough-legged hawk near Sandbank Road

2010-01-20 Thread Lindsay Goodloe
Here’s another sighting of a ROUGH-LEGGED HAWK near the intersection of Sandbank and W. King Roads. This one was a light-phase individual that flew almost directly over my car at 11:45 this morning as I was driving north on W. King toward Upper Buttermilk State Park about 1/4 mile north of