[cayugabirds-l] pintails

2016-03-05 Thread Leona Lauster
Van Dyne Spoor Rd. was very muddy with few birds late this afternoon until I spotted a falcon get a lot of ducks in the air to the north. They were south of the railroad tracks so I went out Wright Rd and found it full of Northern Pintails and Mallards in the corn stubble. There were also

[cayugabirds-l] Pine Siskins

2016-03-05 Thread Annette Nadeau
Heard two PINE SISKINS, one on each side of Nelson Road (Town of Ithaca) this afternoon, giving their "zzipp" calls. Always fun to hear. Annette -- from my phone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Dean's Cove Osprey

2016-03-05 Thread Ann R
There was an Osprey at the platform on the power pole on Route 89 near Dean's Cove this afternoon @ 5:30 scanning the surroundings.    Ann Raffetto  -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: Welcome and

[cayugabirds-l] Western tanager remains

2016-03-05 Thread M & K Mannella
I trekked to campus this afternoon, along with Rueben Stoltzfus and his family, to see the Western Tanager. We found it (life bird for Reuben) in the same location, moving from behind the yews to the alcove at the store entrance eating where someone had placed a handful of sunflower seeds on

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Snow Geese Knox Marcellus

2016-03-05 Thread Peter
Thanks for sharing!! Pete Saracino On 3/4/2016 7:14 PM, Dave K wrote: > > The Snow Goose flock was using Knox Marcellus ~5PM today. > > > video > > https://www.flickr.com/photos/105424358@N06/25485141026/in/datetaken-public/ > > Snow Geese 3-4-16 East Rd >

[cayugabirds-l] More Singers

2016-03-05 Thread Annette Nadeau
Bluebirds and my first SONG SPARROW singing this morning here on Burns Road in Brooktondale. Annette -- from my phone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Northern Shoveler @ Sapsucker Woods

2016-03-05 Thread David Weber
Hi everyone, Andrew Dreelin and I found a molting male Northern Shoveler on the open water of the pond with Mallards and American Black Ducks here at CLO. Good birding, David Weber -- *David Jonas WeberCornell University, Class of 2016Natural Resources, Applied Ecology*