Re: [cayugabirds-l] American White Pelican and American Avocet Montezuma Aug 2 2012 - unconfirmed ebird reports

2012-08-04 Thread geokloppel
OOB, today's BIRDEAST update from Delaware reports 5 American White Pelicans at Prime Hook and 300+ American Avocets at Bombay Hook! Geo -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Pelican

2012-08-04 Thread lrumsey
While I was at Tschache having lunch, a large white bird with black wing edges few in and landed closeby. This was larger than the egrets there. I beleave it was the white Pelican that there has been talk of here. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Mt Pleasant American Kestrels - 10!

2012-08-04 Thread Marie P Read
Hi all, Looks like American Kestrels are on the move...yesterday evening around 6:45 I counted 7 kestrels spread out on the wires along the road to the radio tower, and an additional 3 by the observatory (the latter group undoubtedly the local breeders that I've been seeing all summer), for a

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Pelican

2012-08-04 Thread Gary Kohlenberg
I haven't see any Pelicans yet at Tschache or Knox-Marcellus marsh. If. Of course the veg is very high there and could easily hide the largest birds. The only new birds for me are Black-bellied Plover at East Rd. There are many birds and the viewing will be better late when the sun goes down.

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Peterson Field Guide photos coming to auction

2012-08-04 Thread Robin Cisne
Also, a 1986 Audubon Society baby elephant folio edition of J.J. Audubon's Birds of America (published under the supervision of Roger Tory Peterson) will be up for sale next Sunday, Aug. 12 at noon at National Book Auctions, 1429 Danby Rd. in Ithaca. Robin On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 10:21 PM, John

[cayugabirds-l] Mt Pleasant American Kestrels - 10!

2012-08-04 Thread John and Fritzie Blizzard
CONSIDER THIS AS A HIT ON THE LIKE BUTTON EVEN THO' IT ISN'T FACEBOOK!! THANKS, MARIE! . FRITZIE (wouldn't you like a little Blizzard weather today???) Marie said, Looks like American Kestrels are on the move...yesterday evening around 6:45 I counted 7 kestrels spread out on the

[cayugabirds-l] American White Pelican info

2012-08-04 Thread nutter.dave
Although I haven't tracked down the original eTT reporter(s) from Thursday August 2, I got some additional corroborating details from Loreta Rumsey. As she posted, she was having lunch by Tschache Pool when a large white bird with black wing edges flew in and landed close by. It was larger than

[cayugabirds-l] Conn Hills

2012-08-04 Thread Meena Haribal
Today, I spent sometime in Conn Hills at Orchid Pond and Boylan road junction pond, till my eyelashes were burning due to heat burn. Bird wise it was very quiet except for a Common Yellowthroat, Yellow warbler, Great Blue Heron and a Blue Jay that was imitating Red-shouldered Hawk at Boylan

[cayugabirds-l] Treman Marina Ospreys, Solitary Sandpipers, etc.

2012-08-04 Thread nutter.dave
At dusk I ventured out, and finding the temperature pleasant I walked to the lakeshore.CASPIAN TERNS provided entertainment by diving in the inlet. They didn't get any fish that I saw.There were at least 25 DOUBLE-CRESTED CORMORANTS roosting in treetops across the inlet from the boat ramp.5 HOODED