[cayugabirds-l] Short eared owls

2019-01-14 Thread Karen Edelstein
Last night, Joe Wetmore and I watched 5 short-eared owls plying the fields on both sides of Lake Road leading west from Long Point Winery, just south of Aurora. We spotted the first one around 5 pm. So graceful, and the white of their wings flashing brilliantly. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Short Eared Owls

2018-03-20 Thread Donna Lee Scott
At Long Point winery above East side Cayuga Lake yesterday evening. Friend Bill & I saw one close by in field off Lg Pt Rd bouncing around in tall grass - taking short flights over grass then landing again, several times. It stood tall in grass looking around giving good binoc views of its

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls in Seneca Falls

2018-01-15 Thread Chris Lajewski
I found four SHORT-EARED OWLS hunting the fields near the Seybolt/Airport Rd. intersection in Seneca Falls on Sat. Jan. 13 at 5 pm. Chris LajewskiCenter DirectorMontezuma Audubon Center2295 State Route 89, Savannah, NY 13146315-365-3588http://NY.Audubon.org/montezuma  -- Cayugabirds-L List

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared owls

2016-02-07 Thread Karen Edelstein
On our way back from Montezuma this afternoon, Joe Wetmore and I took a quick detour down Lake Rd towards Long Point Winery to look for short-eared owls. Caught a quick glimpse, I believe, of Laura Stenzler, but no owls. It was getting late, so we headed back south on Rt 90. Almost immediately

[cayugabirds-l] Short eared owls

2016-01-24 Thread M & K Mannella
Two short-eared owls were hunting on the west side of Townsendville Road near 9554–9558 Townsendville Rd. I think this is considered to be Trumansburg on the map. This was about 5:30 this evening. Michele -- www.bodyshopwellness.com

[cayugabirds-l] SHORT-EARED OWLS

2015-02-21 Thread Jill Vaughan
Inspired by Donna's report of Rick's owl sightings on Scofield Road, and (perhaps) by the PBS Nature Show on Owls, a friend and I returned for the third time this Winter in hopes of an owl display. We arrived at 5:40, when there was still plenty of sun, and our first SHORT-EARED OWL swooped

[cayugabirds-l] SHORT-EARED OWLS

2015-01-15 Thread Jill Vaughan
A group of us watched four (unless that fourth one doubled back unnoticed to join the other three) of the Scofield Road SHORT-EARED OWLS just after sunset yesterday (Wednesday). They spent most of their time over the western side of the large field located to the west of the road. It was great

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls

2015-01-11 Thread Birding
4 SEOW intersection scoffield and buck 5 pm Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls

2015-01-08 Thread Ann Mitchell
From the Long Point Winery on Lake Road, Steve Fast and I saw three Short-eared Owls, the first one seen at 4:45 (that was when we arrived there) flying north of the road. We saw two on the south side. The owner of the winery told me he has recently seen 5 or 6 there. It was t cold to

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls

2014-12-20 Thread Jay McGowan
At least three cooperative SHORT-EARED OWLS are currently around the Buck/Scofield intersection in Lansing. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls and other raptors at Lake Rd. 12/12

2014-12-12 Thread John Confer
Bob and Joan Horn, Karen and John Confer Indian Farm Rd: 1 Red-tailed Hawk, junco, tree Spa, and Horned Larks Poplar Ridge Rd; accipiter and probable N. Harrier Lake Rd/Long Point Winery: from ~~3:00-3:45 and primarily west or toward lake from winery, 1 male Am. Kestrel, 1 light

[cayugabirds-l] Short eared owls

2014-12-12 Thread Marty Schlabach
Mary Jean and I had two Short eared owls near the intersection of Rock River Rd and Wycoff Rd in Ovid, about 4:45pm today. Marty === Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd. home 607-532-3467

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Short eared owls

2014-12-12 Thread Tom
I saw one in the wing at about 1530 today, over fields just south of Aurora off NYS Rte 90. I and others have seen SEOs there many times in the past over the years. Has anyone seen them recently near the Evergreen Cemetery W of NYS 34B on the Levana Road in Scipio? Tom V Sent from my iPhone

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls

2014-12-07 Thread Ann Mitchell
The owner of the Long Point Winery said he has seen 4 Short-eared Owls there. They were first seen a couple days ago. Bob, Dave, and I saw 2 or 3 starting around 4:35. Good Birding, Ann Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls at Van Dyne Spoor

2014-04-24 Thread Dave Nutter
About 5:30pm today (Thursday 24 April) Ann Mitchell I were on Van Dyne Spoor Rd when I noticed a SHORT-EARED OWL flying north toward us over the middle of the flooded marsh. It then proceeded to hunt along either side of the ditch which runs along the north side of the road. We had prolonged

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls - Ithaca Airport

2014-03-10 Thread John Confer
Two Short-eared Owls flying inside chain link fence at about 7:20 Sunday evening. First spotted by Bob, eagle eye, McGuire who was still sitting inside a car after all the rest of us had gotten out of three different cars and did not notice anything. And the

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls

2014-03-08 Thread Joseph Brin
My wife and I observed 2 SHORT-EARED OWLS at about 5:00 this afternoon from the Potato Building in the muck lands along Rt. 31. I scanned north with no success but immediately found two looking due south. I'm not certain but I feel a better place to see them would be from East Road but we did

[cayugabirds-l] short eared owls in ovid

2014-01-25 Thread Marty Schlabach
Mary Jean and I saw two short eared owls in Ovid, on Center Rd, near to and just east of County Road 129, about 5:20pm today. Drove several other roads in the area as well, but didn't see any at other locations or any snowy owls. Marty == Marty Schlabach

[cayugabirds-l] short-eared owls @ Morgan Road

2013-03-09 Thread cl...@juno.com
Finally made it up to Morgan Road today on the way home from Oswego. About 18 folks were gathered to view the possible evening's flight. After several distant possibilities and half the group leaving for Carncross Road, we headed to our car where the 90-degree angle of the buildings funneled in

Re: [cayugabirds-l] short-eared owls @ Morgan Road

2013-03-09 Thread Brad Walker
Hi all, After these first few owls flew by the buildings on Morgan Road (they didn't come out until about 5:45), Scott Haber, Susan Newman and I decided to head down to the distant birds near Carncross Road, where we could see birds fighting with each other and perching from afar. When we

Re: [cayugabirds-l] short-eared owls @ Morgan Road

2013-03-09 Thread Scott Haber
As part of the group that relocated to Carncross Rd. this evening where we had excellent looks at three Short-eared Owls, I should note that the distant possibilities that Colleen referred to were indeed distant Short-eared Owls. They were quite far out and we tried to help many in the large group

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls again

2013-02-24 Thread Jay McGowan
The Short-eared Owls at Morgan Road put on another nice show for people tonight, appearing about 5:15 and hunting in some of the close fields, as well as occasionally sitting up in the trees and poles on the dikes. At least seven were visible tonight, as well as two Rough-legged Hawks. After

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls

2013-02-21 Thread Ann Mitchell
Dave and I did go to Morgan Road today. We got there about 5:15 and were immediately rewarded with 5 Short-eared Owls. Dave counted a total of ten owls and saw two successfully with voles. Apparently, there are many rodents in the fields for them to feast on. The Audubon Educator was there

[cayugabirds-l] Short-Eared Owls

2013-01-11 Thread Ann Mitchell
Gary and I scoured the Ovid area for SHORT-EARED OWLS, but Usually if you see Northern Harriers, you see Short-eared Owls. There were none of either species. There was lots of corn in the fields. I think the owls like hay better. The search is on. Good Birding, Ann -- Cayugabirds-L List

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls, Cayuga Co.

2012-02-03 Thread mwitmer
3:20-3:30 pm today, three Short-eared Owls were foraging over weedy field to west of rt. 90, about 0.25 mi. n. of jct. Lake Ridge Rd. (Triangle). REally nice views. --Mark - This message was sent using Endymion MailMan.

[cayugabirds-l] short-eared owls in Ovid

2012-01-20 Thread Marty Schlabach
Mary Jean called me 3 times today, all in the neighborhood of 5pm. First she and Emma, our 3 year old granddaughter, saw 3 short-eared owls on Wycoff Rd just west of Rock River Rd. Then minutes later 2 owls on Wycoff Rd just east of Rock River Rd, followed by 1 near the intersection of Wycoff

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls

2011-12-08 Thread Ann Mitchell
Hi All, Yesterday, Gary Kohlenberg and I went to Rafferty Road to scout for SE Owls. Rafferty Road was pretty much plowed and was dirt. We drove around the area, but still no good grassland for the bird. We did find 6 Pheasants though. We road down to the diner, but no luck, then back up to the

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls

2011-12-08 Thread Linda Orkin
Have a great club trip on Saturday. Knowing you, it will be and I know the SE Owls know it too and will obey. I wish I could come. Linda Sent from my iPhone On Dec 8, 2011, at 7:09 PM, Ann Mitchell annmitchel...@gmail.com wrote: Hi All, Yesterday, Gary Kohlenberg and I went to Rafferty

[cayugabirds-l] short-eared owls in Ovid

2011-03-11 Thread Marty Schlabach
Mary Jean and I saw two short-eared owls along Wycoff Rd in Ovid this evening between 6:15 and 6:45pm. We didn't see any near Center Rd. and Co Rd. 129. Marty == Marty Schlabach m...@cornell.edu 8407 Powell Rd.

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Short eared Owls?

2011-01-23 Thread Ann Mitchell
Really nice! Ann On Sun, Jan 23, 2011 at 3:53 PM, Candace Cornell cec...@gmail.com wrote: My husband and I went to Rafferty and Dixon Roads near Aurora on the 17th and 21st at 16:30-17:15 and saw no owls or harriers. Both days were cold and snowy yet the visibility was adequate in the fading

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Short eared Owls?

2011-01-23 Thread Susan Fast
[mailto:bounce-7679766-9286...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Bard Prentiss Sent: Saturday, January 22, 2011 9:07 AM To: CAYUGABIRDS Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Short eared Owls? Hi, Anyone seeing Short eared Owls? at Rafferty Road, Center Road etc.? Bird Hard, Bard Bard Prentiss P O Box 283

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls - Ovid

2011-01-23 Thread M K Mannella
I've been seeing, very regularly, 3 short-eared owls on Wycoff Road in Ovid. This evening, however, there were 4. These owls are quite vocal and it is a real treat to see them and hear them. Wycoff Road is between Hall Road and Rock River. Park on Wycoff, just east of Rock River, and look east.

[cayugabirds-l] Short eared Owls?

2011-01-22 Thread Bard Prentiss
Hi, Anyone seeing Short eared Owls? at Rafferty Road, Center Road etc.? Bird Hard, Bard Bard Prentiss P O Box 283 Dryden, NY 13053 607-844-4691 prenti...@frontiernet.net -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls

2010-12-10 Thread Jane Graves
Chuck Gibson reported 3 SEOW from the Wilgoose Grassland after Bob talked with him. Jane -Original Message- From: bounce-7515281-3493...@list.cornell.edu on behalf of bob mcguire Sent: Thu 12/9/2010 7:21 PM To: cayugabirdlist Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls After lunch I

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls

2010-12-09 Thread bob mcguire
After lunch I continued to the northern Montezuma complex in search of raptors and owls. Van Dyne Spoor Road has been plowed to where the woods end and the fields open up. From there I walked east, watching for shrikes and owls. At 2:50 the first Short-eared Owl glided in from the NE and

[cayugabirds-l] Short-eared Owls/harrier

2010-02-25 Thread Michele Mannella
We watched 3 short-eared owls and one norther harrier on Rock River Road last night around 5:30. One owl gave a sat for a long pose on a fence post - the light was perfect to see the color differences of the neck and face while he turned his head about, even with no binoculars! Michele

[cayugabirds-l] short eared owls-- Ovid

2010-02-19 Thread Marty Schlabach
Drove along Rock River Rd in Ovid this evening about 6pm and saw two short eared owls over the fields just north of the Beardsley farm, which is on the northeast corner of the intersection of Rock River Rd. and Wycoff Rd. Light was getting low and I first saw one flying fairly near the road,