[cayugabirds-l] Off topic: Recycling fluorescent ballasts

2017-03-29 Thread Richard Tkachuck
> > I have four ballasts from old fluorescent fixtures. I have heard that > there may be stuff in them that is not good for the environment. What is > the best way to get rid of these. > Richard Tkachuck -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Merlin - Help please

2017-03-29 Thread John Confer
As many of you know, I have been following the nest success of local Merlins for the last two years. Thanks in large part to reports from subscribers to this list serve, I have been able monitor nesting success of 14 nests, which had about 50% nesting success. Great fun, and good information. I

[cayugabirds-l] Wild Turkey fight

2017-03-29 Thread Dave K
These two Toms were between Rt96 and the Seneca Depot fence this AM, oblivious to the traffic zooming by a few feet away. https://www.flickr.com/photos/105424358@N06/33568506032/in/datetaken-public/ [X]Turkey Tussle 3-29-17 RT96 Seneca

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Wild Turkey fight

2017-03-29 Thread Wes Blauvelt
Oblivious of the cameraman, too! Nice killdeer background calls. On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 3:37 PM Dave K wrote: > These two Toms were between Rt96 and the Seneca Depot fence this > AM, oblivious to the traffic zooming by a few feet away. > > > >

[cayugabirds-l] Black Vulture

2017-03-29 Thread Annette Nadeau
Leaving work just now on South Hill a Black Vulture flew overhead, quite low and heading NW. Annette -- from my phone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] 4 Fox Sparrows in Brooktondale

2017-03-29 Thread Tom Hoebbel
We currently have 4 fox sparrows scratching among the leaves in our front yard in Brooktondale Thomas Hoebbel Photo~Video www.TH-Photo.com 607-539-6121 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Northeastern Integrated Pest Management Center and New York Sea Grant are sponsoring a free screening of the environmental documentary "A Plastic Ocean"

2017-03-29 Thread Meena Madhav Haribal
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[cayugabirds-l] Peregrine and Great Egret at Sapsucker Woods

2017-03-29 Thread Anne Marie Johnson
This morning David Bonter discovered an immature Peregrine Falcon on the largest snag in the main pond at Sapsucker Woods. The Great Egret found yesterday is still there this morning, foraging along the edge of the pond farthest from the building. There also are two pairs of Wood Ducks on the