[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow picking up

2018-05-05 Thread Anne Marie Johnson
Things are picking up in Shindagin Hollow. A CANADA WARBLER is back on territory along the narrow, steep stretch of road leading down to the hollow, and the LOUISIANNA WATERTHRUSH is back at the intersection past the pond at the bottom of the hollow, near the small gorge with the bridge for

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow FIELD TRIP, Saturday June 3, Cayuga Bird Club

2017-06-01 Thread Laura Stenzler
Hi everyone! I will be leading a field trip along Shindagin Hollow Rd., through Shindagin Hollow State Forest, on Saturday June 3 for the Cayuga Bird Club (but open to all!). We will meet at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology parking lot to carpool at 7 am (I know, it's early.) and probably

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow SF

2017-05-15 Thread Anne Marie Johnson
Although the weather was cold, dark, and windy, there were a surprising number of singing warblers in Shindagin Hollow State Forest this morning, along the road to the bottom and beyond. It was my first trip in there this spring. My eBird list is below. I believe many of

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow Rd. is now open

2017-05-08 Thread Laura Stenzler
-121510944-8866...@list.cornell.edu <bounce-121510944-8866...@list.cornell.edu> on behalf of Laura Stenzler <l...@cornell.edu> Sent: Monday, May 8, 2017 12:36 PM To: Paul Schmitt Cc: CAYUGABIRDS-L Subject: Re: [cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow I'll look into it and let the list know. Fl

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow

2017-05-08 Thread Laura Stenzler
I'll look into it and let the list know. Flooding seems likely indeed. Laura Laura Stenzler l...@cornell.edu On May 8, 2017, at 12:27 PM, Paul Schmitt > wrote: Maybe the road is flooded where it crosses the creek? PS

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow

2017-05-08 Thread Paul Schmitt
Maybe the road is flooded where it crosses the creek? PS On Mon, May 8, 2017 at 12:03 PM, Laura Stenzler wrote: > Hi all, > > I decided to check out Shindagin Hollow this morning to see if there was > any activity. I was surpised to find that there is a barrier and "Road >

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow

2017-05-08 Thread Laura Stenzler
Hi all, I decided to check out Shindagin Hollow this morning to see if there was any activity. I was surpised to find that there is a barrier and "Road Closed" sign at the beginning of the unpaved portion of Shindagin Hollow Rd. (north end). Does anyone know anything about why this might be

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow Canada Warbler

2016-05-07 Thread Anne Marie Johnson
Starting at around 8:30 this morning, I drove the road to the bottom of Shindagin Hollow, getting out frequently along the way. It was pretty quiet except from numerous singing BLACK-THROATED BLUE and GREEN WARBLERS, but on the way down the hill , I found a

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow in the evening

2015-07-26 Thread Meena Madhav Haribal
Yesterday late evening as there was no wind, I decided to try some recording in Shindagin Hollow. It was comparatively quiet, except for a couple of distant Hermit Thrushes, one Wood Thrush, an Eastern Pewee, an American Goldfinch, a couple of hesitant American Robins, a Song Sparrow and a

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin hollow is full of warblers now

2015-05-16 Thread Meena Madhav Haribal
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[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow

2015-05-04 Thread Susan Fast
Best news is this is a great year for TROUT LILLIES.  All along the road.  I prefer them to the masses of white trilliums which should be out in force by this weekend.  Bird news: other than about 10 OVENBIRDS, I found no other warblers there.  And most activity took place before 0830; very

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow this morning

2014-05-11 Thread Anne Marie Johnson
Starting at 8:00 this morning, I worked my way along Shindagin Hollow Road in my car, stopping to get out frequently. I walked about halfway down the steep, curvy descent. I walked from just past the marsh/beaver pond at the bottom to where the Finger Lakes Trail crosses the road and up the FLT

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow walk

2014-04-12 Thread Susan Fast
There's still some ice on the road at the bottom of Shindagin Hollow, but it's navigable. Unlooked for highlight was listening to a singing HERMIT THRUSH in the cool early morning fog. Also 2 singing BLUE-HEADED VIREOS. Steve Fast Brooktondale -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow

2013-05-19 Thread Anne Marie Johnson
There was a nice mix of warblers along Shindagin Hollow Road this morning. Highlights included a MOURNING WARBLER and a HOODED WARBLER singing near the first parking area on the left (coming from Central Chapel Road in Caroline, after first big hill, where small wood road goes off to the

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow

2012-07-04 Thread Susan Fast
Susie I walked down Shindagin Hollow Road this morning. I said I hadn’t encountered a broad-winged hawk there yet this year, so be on the lookout. In the area of the balsam fir forest, we heard 2 RED-SHOULDERED HAWKS, one calling suddenly from the firs, the other answering from the ridge to the

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow Today

2012-04-28 Thread Evan Barrientos
I arrived a little late but the area was fairly quiet. Only heard one warbler (BLACK-THROATED GREEN). Heard one RUFFED GROUSE on the upper north end. Saw an immature GOLDEN EAGLE fly over. 5 BLUE-HEADED VIREOS heard singing. In the pines on Gulf Creek Rd. I heard 2 RED-BREASTED NUTHATCHES and

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow

2012-03-21 Thread Susan Fast
On a walk along Shindagin Hollow Rd. this morning, Susie I saw/heard 30 TURKEYS 5-6 BROWN CREEPERS 3 FOX SPARROWS 1 WINTER WREN 2 WOOD DUCKS 2 MALLARDS 3 PURPLE FINCHES a few PINE SISKINS 1 red eft 2 mourning cloak butterflies 1 RAVEN 1 RED-SHOULDERED HAWK Wild leeks are up.

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow SF

2012-03-09 Thread Susan Fast
We two walked thru Shindagin Hollow SF this morning. Birds included a flock of 60 (actual count) TURKEYS in a field at the intersection of Shindagin Hollow and Braley Hill Rds. At the fir plantation, a RED-SHOULDERED HAWK circled and called repeatedly. It was answered by another from the

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow--a sad day

2011-10-12 Thread Susan Fast
My daughter and I took a walk through Shindagin Hollow late this morning. We found a WINTER WREN squashed flat in the road. How?? We did hear a live WINTER WREN berating us from the woods, however. We saw 2 HERMIT THRUSHES, and were vocally abused by a RED-TAILED HAWK. Steve Fast

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow Today

2011-05-09 Thread Evan Barrientos
Great, beautiful morning today at Shindagin Hollow State Forest today. Most abundant birds: Black-throated Green Warbler, American Redstart, and Rose-breasted Grosebeak. Most interesting birds: SOLITARY SANDPIPERS, RED-EYED VIREOS, BLUE-WINGED WARBLER, NORTHERN WATERTHRUSHES. Lovely wildflower

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow -- Wednesday morning

2010-05-19 Thread Sydney F Penner
After a long day of grading papers yesterday, I decided to spend the morning today walking a good chunk of the Finger Lakes Trail in Shindagin Hollow. I didn't find any mixed warbler flocks, but there were lots of rewarding birds nonetheless. Some highlights with a complete eBird list at the

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow area Clay-colored Sparrow

2010-05-16 Thread Matthew Medler
Hi All, I had a great morning of sound recording and birding in the Shindagin Hollow area this morning (16 May 2010). After the wind started to pick up around 9:30, I decided to explore a bit, and eventually stopped at a fairly large shrubland area along Braley Hill Road. As soon as I got

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow, Sat. 5/15/10

2010-05-15 Thread Susan Fast
I did a walk through Shindagin Hollow this morning. It was probably one of the best walks I've had there in years, birdwise, especially for warblers. Soon after starting I encountered a large feeding flock of the little guys. I stood, literally, in one spot on the road and identified 13 species

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow this morning

2010-05-01 Thread Anne Marie Johnson
Lots of birds in Shindagin this morning... and one gentlemen dressed in camouflage from head to toe carrying a large gun. I didn't ask what he was hunting. I started at 8:00 and birded along the road to the bottom of the basin, driving and stopping here and there to walk around a bit. At

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow this morning

2010-05-01 Thread Maureen Barger
Today is the opening day of spring turkey season. It ends at noon daily and the last day is May 31. On Sat, May 1, 2010 at 14:41, Anne Marie Johnson annemariejohn...@frontiernet.net wrote: Lots of birds in Shindagin this morning... and one gentlemen dressed in camouflage from head to toe

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow - Thursday morning

2010-04-22 Thread Sydney F Penner
I had struck out on them so far this year, but within ten minutes of arriving in Shindagin Hollow this morning I heard five WINTER WRENS and got great views of one of them. I also heard my first WOOD THRUSH of the year. There were a number of BLUE-HEADED VIREOS around, but I didn't find any

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow BW Warbler

2010-04-21 Thread Marie P Read
New (for me anyway) on Shindagin Hollow Road this morning was a Black-and-White Warbler. 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

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow BW Warbler

2010-04-21 Thread Meena Haribal
...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Marie P Read Sent: Wednesday, April 21, 2010 11:56 AM To: Cayugabirds-L Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow BW Warbler New (for me anyway) on Shindagin Hollow Road this morning was a Black-and-White Warbler. Marie Marie Read Wildlife Photography 452 Ringwood Road

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow BW Warbler

2010-04-21 Thread James G. Kohlenberg
] On Behalf Of Meena Haribal Sent: Wednesday, April 21, 2010 12:02 PM To: Cayugabirds-L Subject: RE:[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow BW Warbler Interesting, I observed that it seems suddenly for every Shindagin Hollow has become THE place to go to bird :-) It was always good for birds and also for rare

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow - Tuesday morning

2010-04-13 Thread Marie P Read
A trip down Shindagin Hollow Road this morning (around 9-11:30) turned up: Winter Wren - 2 singing close to the road, different territories. Red-shouldered Hawks - pair circling around and calling together Common Ravens - pair flying off together, one possibly carrying food. Purple Finch Wood

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Hollow = B.-h. vireos

2010-04-11 Thread Susan Fast
On a walk along Shindagin Hollow Rd. this morning, I met with 4 BLUE-HEADED VIREOS. The RED-SHOULDERED HAWK is back, as are 4 BROWN CREEPERS, and 6 RUBY-CROWNED KINGLETS. YELLOW-BELLIED SAPSUCKERS abound. 2 RAVENS were seen together, and we saw 2 (the same?) in the field across from our house