Re:[cayugabirds-l] Taughannock Loon Watch update--Correction

2012-12-03 Thread Ethan Kistler
Hi all, Nov 30th should read 12 (south), 33 (north). We actually subtracted from the total count that day! Ethan -- On Sun, Dec 2, 2012 9:07 PM EST Ethan Kistler wrote: Hi all, As you have probably guessed, the long delay in updates have been due to minimal

[cayugabirds-l] Union Springs: SNOW GEESE

2012-12-03 Thread John and Fritzie Blizzard
8:30 a.m.: Many hundreds of SNOWS have just flown south less than 1/2 mi. east of our house. Fritzie -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Beaver Lake

2012-12-03 Thread Joe DeVito
Spent the day with Jackie Bakker birding beaver lake. No saw whet today. Rather large flock of common mergansers on the lake with thousands of Canada Geese. One goose looked to have an almost white Mohawk very interesting looking CAGO. Also had hooded mergansers. Normal birds @ the feeders.

[cayugabirds-l] Tagged Snow Goose

2012-12-03 Thread david nicosia
I have a photo of a tagged snow goose with a yelllow neck collar number 55AY see:  http://www.flickr.com/photos/davenicosia/8242992024/in/photostream Is this how they band snow geese or is this a special project? I would like to report it to whoever has tagged this bird.  If anyone knows or has

[cayugabirds-l] Sandhill Cranes

2012-12-03 Thread bluewing
This afternoon, at Montezuma NWR’s Knox-Marcellus, there were: - 33 Sandhill Cranes - 2 Killdeer -100’s Snow Geese - Bob Grosek Binghamton, New York Every species you meet is a gold medal finalist in the evolutionary race of life -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Tagged Snow Goose

2012-12-03 Thread Suan Hsi Yong
On Mon, Dec 3, 2012 at 5:47 PM, david nicosia daven1...@yahoo.com wrote: I have a photo of a tagged snow goose with a yelllow neck collar number 55AY http://www.cen.ulaval.ca/gon-gsg/ Looks like 55AY was banded April 2009 at Ile-aux-Oies (Quebec). Three years ago I reported two such yellow

[cayugabirds-l] Syracuse RBA

2012-12-03 Thread Joseph Brin
RBA   *  New York *  Syracuse * December 03, 2012 *  NYSY  12. 03.12   Hotline: Syracuse Rare bird Alert Dates(s): November 26, 2012 - December 03, 2012 to report by e-mail: brinjoseph AT yahoo.com covering upstate NY counties: Cayuga, Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands

[cayugabirds-l] Snow Geese

2012-12-03 Thread joe Diana
Hi All, Today started with a Fox Sparrow at our home feeders. Then, though I am recovering from what ever nasty virus is going around, the warm day beckoned. The most interesting thing I saw was a huge raft of Snow Geese that went on for about a half a mile on Owasco Lake where Number One Rd.

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Tagged Snow Goose

2012-12-03 Thread david nicosia
I checked and this bird was re-found at Middle Creek WMA in southeast PA this past spring. This is a cool. Thanks so much Suan.  From: Suan Hsi Yong suan.y...@gmail.com To: david nicosia daven1...@yahoo.com Cc: Cayugabirds- L Cayugabirds-L@cornell.edu Sent: