[cayugabirds-l] Blue headed vireo

2021-04-19 Thread Laura Stenzler
Blue headed vireo singing on Hunt Hill this morning. Dryden, east of Ithaca. Laura Laura Stenzler l...@cornell.edu -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Syracuse area RBA

2021-04-19 Thread Joseph Brin
RBA   *  New York *  Syracuse * April 19, 2021 *  NYSY  04. 19. 21   Hotline: Syracuse Rare bird Alert Dates(s): April 12 to April 19, 2021 to report by e-mail: brinjoseph AT yahoo.com covering upstate NY counties: Cayuga, Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)

[cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms

2021-04-19 Thread Peter Saracino
Folks - a question. Today I watched a male Cardinal in a cherry tree. He was picking at the blossoms, putting them in his mouth, then quickly discarding them. He was grabbing them from the stem end and not the blossom end. He was doing it for quite some time. The path beneath the trees was

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms

2021-04-19 Thread Peter Saracino
Thanks Sandy and Jill. It was cool to watch. Pets On Mon, Apr 19, 2021, 9:33 PM Jill Holtzman Leichter wrote: > Maybe sucking on the nectar? Have you ever done that to a jasmine flower? > Jill > > > > *From: *bounce-125558311-87248...@list.cornell.edu < >

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms

2021-04-19 Thread Donna Lee Scott
Long ago I sucked the sweet nectar from periwinkle flowers- from the stem side. Guess I will try it with cherry blossoms tomorrow. Donna Scott Lansing Sent from my iPhone On Apr 19, 2021, at 10:26 PM, Peter Saracino mailto:petersarac...@gmail.com>> wrote: Thanks Sandy and Jill. It was cool to

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms

2021-04-19 Thread Jill Holtzman Leichter
Maybe sucking on the nectar? Have you ever done that to a jasmine flower? Jill From: bounce-125558311-87248...@list.cornell.edu on behalf of Peter Saracino Date: Monday, April 19, 2021 at 9:19 PM To: CAYUGABIRDS-L Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms Folks - a question.