[cayugabirds-l] Winter Wren

2020-03-26 Thread bob mcguire
I just returned from a long morning’s walk in the McIlroy Preserve, Summerhill NY. By far the greatest highlight was a WINTER WREN singing lustily from along side the yellow trail (keep right on the way in). It came to within 20 feet of me in response to playback and went on to sing

[cayugabirds-l] Chipping sparrow

2020-03-26 Thread W Larry Hymes
Heard the very distinctive trilling of a CHIPPING SPARROW this afternoon. Very rapid and soft. Larry === W. Larry Hymes 120 Vine Street, Ithaca, NY 14850 (H) 607-277-0759, w...@cornell.edu === -- Cayugabirds-L

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Woodcocks

2020-03-26 Thread John Luther Cisne
At least two woodcocks were peenting about an hour ago over the marsh along Landon Road at its intersection with Route 79. - John Cisne, Professor Emeritus Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

[cayugabirds-l] Cass Park Osprey perched near nest

2020-03-26 Thread Dave Nutter
This afternoon I saw my first-of-year Osprey flying over Union Fields in Ithaca’s Cass Park. It then perched and called atop one of the arrays of lights, but on a different pole than the nest platform. - - Dave Nutter -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Woodcocks

2020-03-26 Thread Tom Hoebbel
We are hearing at lest 2 woodcocks penting in the back fields on Burns Rd in Brooktondale. Thomas Hoebbel Photo~Video www.TH-Photo.com 607-351-5154 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Cowbirds

2020-03-26 Thread Carol Cedarholm
Had 8 Brown Headed Cowbirds at my feeder this morning. First St Ithaca -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] killdeer

2020-03-26 Thread Deb Grantham
FOY killdeer in my sand riding ring this morning. ___ Deborah G. Grantham Director, Northeastern Integrated Pest Management Center Cornell Institute for Resource Information Sciences Faculty Fellow, Cornell Atkinson Center for a

Re: [cayugabirds-l] The phoebe is back!

2020-03-26 Thread david nicosia
Yep. We have had a few Phoebe reports in Broome Co. too.  On Thursday, March 26, 2020, 09:01:55 AM EDT, wrote: The male phoebe ( or A male phoebe) just landed confidently on our deck railing and surveyed the yard!  We have had a pair nesting here for last three years and they love

[cayugabirds-l] The phoebe is back!

2020-03-26 Thread anneb . clark
The male phoebe ( or A male phoebe) just landed confidently on our deck railing and surveyed the yard! We have had a pair nesting here for last three years and they love foraging off the fence and grabbing insects from the green woven wire. This bird looked like it was familiar with the