[cayugabirds-l] Stewart Park Highlights

2017-04-22 Thread Sandy Wold
Yesterday around 7pm, I saw three sandpipers on the rocky shore of Fall Creek near the Cascadilla Boat house. I think they were juvenile Spotted Sandpipers: bobbing tails, pink/orange bills with a dark tip on the bill, thrush-like markings on the upper breast, soft peeping calls, flew off toward

[cayugabirds-l] Stewart Park Highlights

2017-01-29 Thread Sandy Wold
I walked through the woods along Fall Creek to the Boat House and along the shore of Stewart Park. I saw Common Mergansers and heard a kingfisher along the creek. I saw two cormorants out on a log, far out; and then what I thought might have been two grebes, but they were dabbling far out. They

[cayugabirds-l] Stewart Park Highlights Today

2016-07-16 Thread Sandy Wold
Today, Ann Mitchell and I assisted this morning's Lab of O's Bird Sleuth Summer Educator Retreat bird walk in Stewart Park (7-8:30am). Participants included a middle school teacher from Los Angeles who teaches an eighth grade ornithology elective for 80 students in addition to a birding section

[cayugabirds-l] Stewart Park Highlights Today and Yesterday

2015-12-25 Thread Sandy Wold
I hope everyone got to go out and bird today!!! What a gorgeous day!!! Today, 12:15-2:15 Downy, Hairy, Red Bellied Woodpeckers at boatyard feeders at inlet 5-10 bluebirds, goldfinches, and possible Purple Finch (have a blurry picture) in tree with tons of seeds, behind firefighter training area