[cayugabirds-l] YBSA

2019-06-22 Thread Jill Vaughan
My summer feeders do not include suet, so I have been surprised this past week at the appearance of a male Yellow Bellied Sapsucker at the peanut feeder. It came by itself for a few days, but last evening at around 8 PM I saw two. One sat on the top of the pole, and the male repeatedly

[nysbirds-l] Dryden, NY - Hammond Hill State Forest Birding: Few Birds

2019-06-22 Thread Christopher T. Tessaglia-Hymes
Good evening, This morning I was joined by Bartels Science Illustrator, Jessica French, for a birding trip to Hammond Hill State Forest. It was disconcertingly quiet up there. I probably should not have had such high expectations, given how quiet this spring has been (a handful of very quiet