[cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail

2021-05-04 Thread Geo Kloppel
A hidden Virginia Rail gave me a grunt display at ridiculously close range (10’?) this morning in Michigan Hollow marsh, Danby (not to be confused with the North Spencer Marsh near the south end of Michigan Hollow Road, where BTW the bridge is closed). -Geo -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail

2018-04-12 Thread Ann Mitchell
I stopped at Eaton Marsh to look at the Ross’s Goose, and heard a VIRGINIA RAIL grunting in the marsh! The goose is still present on the back side of the pond. Ann Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail yard bird in Brooktondale

2017-07-19 Thread Sandy Podulka
After years of looking for rails and playing tapes unsuccessfully on our property, we finally saw a Virginia Rail walking along the driveway! It quickly ran into the grasses and called and another one answered it. It's been a while since we had a new yard bird here in Brooktondale! Sandy

[cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail

2017-05-02 Thread Geo Kloppel
West Danby this evening: I found a Virginia Rail as usual in the little marsh on Hillview Road beside the old county landfill. Others are likely to be present nearby, like in the Cayuga Inlet headwater marsh just west of the landfill cap, along abandoned Center Schoolhouse Road. -Geo --

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail still here

2016-05-09 Thread Linda Orkin
Would be so cool if they familied there again!! As they did about 5 years agowhat excitement it was seeing those black fuzzy chicks scurrying around. One can hope. Linda Orkin On Mon, May 9, 2016 at 12:18 PM, Tom Schulenberg wrote: > > Just heard singing from the

[cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail still here

2016-05-09 Thread Tom Schulenberg
Just heard singing from the marsh at the northeast corner of the Lab. tsd -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail, West Danby

2014-04-24 Thread Geo Kloppel
At 7:00 pm a Virginia Rail was calling from the cattails on the south side of Hillview Road, West Danby, alongside the former Tompkins County landfill. The marsh is about 100 yards wide there, and the rail was near the back, where it meets the grassy mound capping the old landfill. At about

[cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail

2014-04-10 Thread Ann Mitchell
I heard one at Martin's Tract. From the parking lot walk the part beside the pond. I walk until I was next to the water. It called from there. Also. I saw 3 Caspian Terns at the north end of the lake. Ann Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail continues at SSW

2013-04-20 Thread Stuart Krasnoff
Calling now in wetland behind 3rd lot. From the semi-opposable thumbs of SB Krasnoff via iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail at Sapsucker

2013-04-15 Thread Chris Pelkie
I went over to the northeast bend of Brown Rd (S) for sparrows this AM but batted out on Vespers and Savannahs. I found SONG SPARROW, CHIPPING SPARROW, AMERICAN TREE SPARROW by the third parking lot along with EASTERN PHOEBE, TREE SWALLOW, RED-WINGED BLACKBIRD, and Starlings, Robins, Jays,