[cayugabirds-l] Seneca Lake rarities today

2017-11-12 Thread Jay McGowan
Hi all, Seneca Lake experienced an inundation of rare birds today. The first was found by Kevin Ebert and Logan Kahle at Seneca Lake State Park, first reported as a Barnacle Goose but on close inspection revealed to be a BARNACLE GOOSE HYBRID. Based on body and bill size and the fact that is was

[cayugabirds-l] Brant

2017-11-12 Thread Judith Jones
4 in Canada Goose flock in field at south end of Stewart Park, 4:30 pm Sunday. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES:

[cayugabirds-l] Red-headed WP @ Palmer Woods

2017-11-12 Thread Suan Yong
There's a red headed woodpecker at Palmer Woods, north side, 42.461656 N 76.481159 W, first seen attacking a pileated woodpecker who held fast for a bit before fleeing. It's been foraging and stashing food in a white oak, and making occasional forays to shoo off interloping blue jays. It