[cayugabirds-l] Stewart park this afternoon

2016-03-18 Thread Meena Madhav Haribal
Hi all, I wanted to test a lens, so I went to Stewart park in search of subjects. I did find lots of gulls to photograph. But the highlight was three adult Lesser Black-backed gulls. Each of them could be distinguished by the amount of black on the red spot of their beaks. Two of them were

[cayugabirds-l] Stewart Park Friday afternoon birds

2011-10-21 Thread J. Gary Kohlenberg
After a hard day in the mine I stopped at Stewart Park to scan the lakeshore. There was good diversity and larger numbers of some species. Among the expected birds there were 2 SURF SCOTERS, up from one the other day, over 350 D.C. CORMORANTS, 200 A. COOT, 22 RUDDY DUCKS and 16

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Stewart Park Friday afternoon birds

2011-10-21 Thread bob mcguire
I, too, stopped by Stewart Park around lunchtime today. In addition to Gary's birds (missed the scoters), I had: 1 GADWALL, 8 BLUE-WINGED TEAL, 9 SCAUP, 2 NORTHERN SHOVELERS, and a few mallards. On Oct 21, 2011, at 8:24 PM, J. Gary Kohlenberg wrote: After a hard day in the mine I stopped at

[cayugabirds-l] Stewart Park, Saturday afternoon

2010-10-31 Thread Dave Nutter
Inspired by Tim Lenz' report of 2 separate Black Scoters from East Shore Park, I biked over to Stewart Park. Indeed the southern BLACK SCOTER with the Aythya flock was visible. I hope it is still there, because it's a neat bird, neither the adult male with a yellow knob, nor the juvenile or female

[cayugabirds-l] Stewart Park, Saturday Afternoon

2009-10-25 Thread Pete Marchetto
My wife and I stopped by Stewart Park on the way home from the library, at about 2p. It was a good day for ducks. 1 Pied-Billed Grebe 2 Buffleheads A small flock of American Coots 2 Shovelers Umpteen Bazillion Canadian Geese A similar quantity of Mallards But no Brants! Maybe it says something

[cayugabirds-l] Stewart Park early afternoon

2009-10-19 Thread bilbaker
I stopped in at Stewart Park around 12:30 this afternoon while doing errands. The lake was perfectly calm. To add to Dave's list from this morning I found a single Ruddy Duck and a single Pied-billed Grebe, both off the west side of the park, as well as a total of 7 Wood Ducks in the lagoon.