[cayugabirds-l] Montezuma recovery?

2010-04-12 Thread Jacalyn C. Spoon
On Easter Sunday 4/4 I drove by Montezuma to see the fire that we had noticed (all the way from Auburn) was in the swamp. How is the birding there now after the fire? Are there noticeable differences from last year and this? Jacie Jacalyn C. Spoon, MLS Editorial Assistant, Administrative

[cayugabirds-l] Thumping of wings???

2010-04-21 Thread Jacalyn C. Spoon
but much is grown up in brush or built upon. Jacie Jacalyn C. Spoon, MLS Editorial Assistant, Administrative Science Quarterly 130 East Seneca Street, Suite 400 The Johnson School at Cornell University Ithaca, NY 14850-4353 Email: jc...@cornell.edu Phone: 607-254-8304 Fax: 607-254-7100

[cayugabirds-l] Bobolinks in my backyard

2010-05-21 Thread Jacalyn C. Spoon
the highlights here, Jacie Jacalyn C. Spoon, MLS Editorial Assistant, Administrative Science Quarterly 130 East Seneca Street, Suite 400 The Johnson School at Cornell University Ithaca, NY 14850-4353 Email: jc...@cornell.edu Phone: 607-254-8304 Fax: 607-254-7100 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] hay cutting question

2010-06-14 Thread Jacalyn C. Spoon
Anyone want to chime in on managing hay and pasture for birds? I'm also writing this question to NOFA and SARE. OK, so I've been told don't cut my hay until August and other said July. June 15th is the accepted date that I was told in my farmer circles. If I delay cutting my field past mid June

[cayugabirds-l] Bobolinks in the Backyard

2011-05-12 Thread Jacalyn C. Spoon
Hello Everyone, The Bobolinks have returned to my back yard. It must be spring. Enjoy, Jacie In Groton -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] It must be spring

2012-03-09 Thread Jacalyn C Spoon
I was delighted last night to see a Turkey Vulture circling overhead. I thought little of it. This morning I noted that there actually was a dawn chorus! I have red-winged black birds and American robins in my yard. I haven't taken the time to look or listen for anything else but was happy to

[cayugabirds-l] Bobolinks Woodcocks

2012-05-23 Thread Jacalyn C Spoon
The Bobolinks and Woodcocks are singing up a storm in my back yard. Fireflies have just started. If you'd like to listen just send me a quick message before tromping through the back yard. Feel free to park in the driveway but don't block anyone else. And, avoid the electric fences. Jacie Spoon

[cayugabirds-l] Working Lands For Wildlife - grants for farmers, ranchers, forest owners

2012-10-01 Thread Jacalyn C Spoon
NRCS and FWS Reach Historic Agreement to Extend Wildlife Conservation Efforts on Working Agricultural Lands Regulatory Predictability Will Help New York Farmers Improve Wildlife Habitat Syracuse, N. Y., September 27, 2012- Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Chief Dave White and U.S.

[cayugabirds-l] Red-winged blackbird singing

2013-03-11 Thread Jacalyn C Spoon
I heard my first Red-winged black birds singing on Sunday. They may have been singing earlier in the week but I was still in hibernation mode. There were at least 3 in my backyard in West Groton. Also, I had a swarm of little bugs drowned in a water bucket I left on the sidewalk overnight.

[cayugabirds-l] Bluebirds in Groton

2013-04-15 Thread Jacalyn C. Spoon
I had Bluebirds in my back yard on Sunday. Jacalyn Spoon, Director Blue Spoon Farm 520 W. Groton Rd. Groton, NY 13073 Phone: (607) 898-9050 Mobile: (607) 280-1075 Alt E-mail: bluespoonf...@gmail.commailto:bluespoonf...@gmail.com Store: http://www.localharvest.org/blue-spoon-farm-M38823 Creating

[cayugabirds-l] Barn swallows are home

2013-05-07 Thread Jacalyn C. Spoon
My resident barn swallows returned to their nest on Thursday 5/2. I also saw bats for the first time in the air that night. Jacie Jacalyn Spoon, Director Blue Spoon Farm 520 W. Groton Rd. Groton, NY 13073 Phone: (607) 898-9050 Mobile: (607) 280-1075 Alt E-mail:

[cayugabirds-l] Boblinks May 13

2013-05-16 Thread Jacalyn C. Spoon
On Monday I noticed that the Bobolinks had returned and were fighting for space in my back pasture. Three males were seen all at one time all diving and calling. I felt sure that there were more but they were so busy it was hard to figure it out. Jacie Jacalyn Spoon, Director Blue Spoon Farm

[cayugabirds-l] Banding questions

2013-06-13 Thread Jacalyn C. Spoon
I am raising ducks, geese, turkeys, and chickens. I would like to band my breeders but have not been satisfied with the products sold by the hatchery and thought that someone on this list might be able to help me find banding supplies and better information. Thank you, Jacie Jacalyn Spoon,

RE: Re:[cayugabirds-l] Banding question

2013-06-14 Thread Jacalyn C. Spoon
, June 13, 2013. 1. Banding questions -- Subject: Banding questions From: Jacalyn C. Spoon jc...@cornell.edu Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2013 15:05:21 + X-Message-Number: 1 I am raising ducks, geese, turkeys, and chickens. I