[cayugabirds-l] Kestrels, Mt. Pleasant

2019-08-16 Thread Eveline V. Ferretti
A group of 4 or so kestrels busy hunting seen this morning along Mt. Pleasant Rd (close to the Midline end of Mt. Pleasant). Maybe a pair with fledglings? Their hover flight lovely to watch in any case. Eveline Ferretti Public Programs & Communication Administrator Mann Library / Cornell

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Kestrels, Mt. Pleasant

2019-08-16 Thread khmo
American Kestrel migration is in progress. There is anecdotal information that they coincide with dragonfly migration, especially the Common Green Darner and Black Saddlebags ( Anax junius and Tramea lacerate; other species migrate as well). With kestrels, not all migrate but they do disperse. The

[cayugabirds-l] Shorebird walk tomorrow (Sat 17) morning, Montezuma NWR

2019-08-16 Thread Dave Nutter
Meet at 7am at the Montezuma NWR Visitor Center (on NYS-5/US-20 east of Seneca Fall between NYS-89 & NYS-90) or meet us on East Road at the overlook around 7:20am after we caravan over there. As a group led by Bob McGuire and myself, we will walk down onto the dike surrounding Knox-Marsellus