[cayugabirds-l] Delay in Migration

2020-05-21 Thread David Nicosia
All, For the past few days there has been an upper level low pressure system spinning about over the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. This feature is cut off from the main polar jet stream current which is flowing across Canada see

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Delay in Migration

2020-05-21 Thread khmo
Hi Dave. I read your "going way back to the 1990s" with both amusement ,as for me that's not way back, and fear as I remember watching migration "trains" of blackbirds that went on for hours in the 1950s and warblers really dripping off of trees in large numbers. Even when stationed in the DC area

[cayugabirds-l] Glossy Ibis continues

2020-05-21 Thread Dave K
Stilll feeding actively Seneca flats. Right side of drive just passed the larues lagoon 7:10 am Get Outlook for Android -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Wildlife Drive Glossy Ibis

2020-05-21 Thread Nicholas Kachala
Robert Buckert and I just observed the Montezuma Glossy Ibis in flight over the Eagle Sculpture Area, heading away from Wildlife Drive due northwest towards Tschache Pool. Not too fast but direct flight. Nick Kachala -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

Re:[cayugabirds-l] [cayugabirds-l]Oriole/mockingbird Conflict Suggestions

2020-05-21 Thread Donna Lee Scott
Have you tried multiple feeding stations? Far apart. Actually my Baltimore orioles probably chased away the Orchard orioles that were here a while ago! Donna Scott Lansing Sent from my iPhone On May 21, 2020, at 11:48 AM, Rustici, Marc mailto:mrust...@arnothealth.org>> wrote: Hello, Can

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Thanks for Oriole/Painting Conflict Suggestions

2020-05-21 Thread Rustici, Marc
Hello, Can anyone provide a suggestion on how to discourage aggressive Mockingbirds from chasing away Orioles? Thanks, Marc -Original Message- From: bounce-124646085-62610...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-124646085-62610...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Kathleen P Kramer Sent:

[cayugabirds-l] Prothonotary

2020-05-21 Thread Sandra Lynn Babcock
Hi all, I’m hoping someone can tell me where to locate the prothonotary nest box. I am on Armitage road just past the iron bridge. Thanks in advance for your help! Best, Sandra Sandra Babcock Sent from my I-phone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

Re:[cayugabirds-l] [cayugabirds-l]oriole catbird food

2020-05-21 Thread Donna Lee Scott
“My” catbirds regularly eat grape jelly , suet & occasionally orange. Donna Scott Lansing Sent from my iPhone On May 21, 2020, at 11:04 AM, Magnus Fiskesjo mailto:magnus.fiske...@cornell.edu>> wrote: ps. Today saw for the first time, other than orioles, a Gray catbird also nibbling on an

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Howland Island question

2020-05-21 Thread Robyn Bailey
I’ve only been there once, but I recall Killdeer nesting on the open dirt tracks. Watch where you step! Best, Robyn From: bounce-124645027-15067...@list.cornell.edu On Behalf Of Lanie Wilmarth Sent: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 9:20 PM To: Sandra Lynn Babcock Cc: CAYUGABIRDS-L Subject: Re:

[cayugabirds-l] Thanks for Oriole/Painting Conflict Suggestions

2020-05-21 Thread Kathleen P Kramer
Just a note to those who took the time to offer ideas and encouragement concerning how to handle the very welcome presence of Baltimore Orioles during some upcoming painting of our deck. We’ve placed additional oranges in a different spot and think they may have already visited them. The new

RE:[cayugabirds-l] Thanks for Oriole/Painting Conflict Suggestions

2020-05-21 Thread Magnus Fiskesjo
ps. Today saw for the first time, other than orioles, a Gray catbird also nibbling on an orange. -- Magnus Fiskesjö, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Cornell University McGraw Hall, Room 201. Ithaca, NY 14853, USA E-mail: magnus.fiske...@cornell.edu, or: n...@cornell.edu