[cayugabirds-l] 2013 Spring Field Ornithology--please share!

2013-01-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
*.* http://. If you have questions, contact me at sfocl...@cornell.edu,sfocl...@cornell.eduor call 607-254-2453. Nest wishes, Marc Devokaitis Coordinator, Spring Field Ornithology **PLEASE SHARE THIS FREELY** -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Female Hooded Merganser

2013-02-15 Thread Marc Devokaitis
is also present. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Screech-owl

2013-03-06 Thread Marc Devokaitis
into the adjacent woods. Marc Devokaitis Ithaca NY -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/cayugabirds-l

[cayugabirds-l] American Kestrel

2013-03-13 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Perched on a wire above staff parking lot at Sapsucker Woods, 8:15am. Flew off toward Kip's Barn and disturbed some doves. Marc Devokaitis Ithaca -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

[cayugabirds-l] Eldridge Wilderness Open Woods

2013-05-10 Thread Marc Devokaitis
/newyork/placesweprotect/eldridge-wilderness.xml A great way to discover a little-known birding locale right in the Town of Ithaca (not quite Danby!) --and still have time to make it over the the other big bird event that day. :) Marc Devokaitis Ithaca -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] Killdeer nest at East Hill Plaza

2013-07-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All, Wanted to pass on a bit of info from a Cornell employee working at East Hill plaza--there is an active Killdeer nest (4 eggs laid last week) on one of the parking lot islands right next to the building. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Birds and Architecture

2013-09-13 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. Bird club business begins at 7:30 followed by the speaker presentation. All are invited and welcome. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd Ithaca, NY 14850 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--Protecting the World’s Last Pristine Ocean--LIVE STREAM!

2013-09-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Have we helped you out today? Consider becoming a supporterhttps://secure3.birds.cornell.edu/SSLPage.aspx?pid=1600 (if you are not one already)! Cornell Lab

[cayugabirds-l] Fwd: FW: Cornell Lab of Ornithology Website: University of Alberta Birds and Windows Project

2013-09-27 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All, Wanted to share this email about a new citizen science monitoring project out of U. of Alberta. Marc Devokaitis -Original Message- From: Justine [mailto:birdsandwind...@ualberta.ca] Sent: Wednesday, September 25, 2013 5:14 PM To: Cornell Lab of Ornithology Subject: Cornell Lab

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: When Urban Winners Become Losers

2013-10-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
as Cayuga Bird Club meetings, with club business at 7:30 p.m., followed by the seminar. Doors open at 7:00 and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Have we helped you out today? Consider becoming

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: An Environmental Success Story

2013-10-10 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello all, Please join us at 7:30 p.m. on October 14 for the next Monday Night Seminar at the Lab of Ornithology. Or come at 7:15 for conversation and cookies with the Cayuga Bird Club. If you have never visited the

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Warbler Plumage Patterns that Make Capturing Insects Easier

2013-10-17 Thread Marc Devokaitis
when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornaell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar and Book Signing: Natural History, Aesthetics, and Conservation

2013-10-31 Thread Marc Devokaitis
when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: November 18--Behind the Scenes With Bird Cams--Live Stream

2013-11-14 Thread Marc Devokaitis
meetings, with club business at 7:30 p.m., followed by the seminar. Doors open at 7:00 and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: TONIGHT--Climate Change, Food Caching, and Winter Breeding: The Story of a Declining Gray Jay Population

2013-12-02 Thread Marc Devokaitis
on night indicated as Cayuga Bird Club meetings, with club business at 7:30 p.m., followed by the seminar. Doors open at 7:00 and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] crows and a chickadee

2014-01-10 Thread Marc Devokaitis
was hoping for one more five minutes later (flying northeast) to continue the pattern, but it didn't materialize. On N.Quarry there was a chickadee singing Cheeseburger, which struck me (figuratively). Marc Devokaitis Ithaca -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Birds, Butterflies, and More: Ten Secrets to Never Having a Slow Day in the Field

2014-01-30 Thread Marc Devokaitis
indicated as Cayuga Bird Club meetings, with club business at 7:30 p.m., followed by the seminar. Doors open at 7:00 and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd

[cayugabirds-l] Live Smithsonian webcast on forensic ornithology featuring Carla Dove

2014-02-11 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello all, We were just informed of a webcast happening tomorrow that may be of interest to some. See below. I've been told by several people that Carla Dove is *the* feather expert. Marc - The National Museum of Natural History will be doing two *live webcasts about

[cayugabirds-l] THURSDAY Night Seminar--Species Interactions in Birds: From Microevolution to Macroecology

2014-02-18 Thread Marc Devokaitis
development in species over time challenges common assumptions about the consequence of species interactions, and sheds new light on broad-scale patterns in evolution. -- Hope to see you there! Marc Devokaitis *UPCOMING MONDAY NIGHT SEMINARS* *February 24: Art Opening Denis Defibaugh, artist

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--Art Opening: Afterlifes of Natural History

2014-02-21 Thread Marc Devokaitis
as Cayuga Bird Club meetings, with club business at 7:30 p.m., followed by the seminar. Doors open at 7:00 and close when the auditorium is filled. Seminars are free and open to the public. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd

[cayugabirds-l] 4 weeks until spring?

2014-02-24 Thread Marc Devokaitis
...@cornell.eduor call 607-254-2453. Marc Devokaitis Coordinator, Spring Field Ornithology sfocl...@cornell.edu/607-254-2453 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Confessions of a Travel Writer Who Birds to Travel and Travels to Bird (LiveStream)

2014-02-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. * Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd Ithaca, NY 14850 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--The Warbler Guide: The Overlooked ID Points that Make Identifying Warblers Easy

2014-03-13 Thread Marc Devokaitis
for spreading the word--hope to see you there! Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology *Tom Stephenson, author; Scott Whittle, photographer The Warbler Guide: The Overlooked ID Points that Make Identifying Warblers Easy Host: Mike Webster* Birder and author Tom Stephenson and photographer Scott

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Unraveling the Mysteries of Songbird Mating Systems

2014-03-20 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello All, Please join us at *7:30 on March 24* for the next Monday Night Seminar at the Lab of Ornithology http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1573. As always, these seminars are free and open to the public. The doors open at 7:00. *Sara Kaiser, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Cornell

[cayugabirds-l] Merlins Mating Downtown Ithaca

2014-04-02 Thread Marc Devokaitis
for a second time, then he returned to the oak tree, at which point the observation window had to close. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--Clark's Nutcrackers: Pivotal Players in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem

2014-04-07 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello, Please join us TONIGHT at *7:30 *for the next Monday Night Seminar at the Lab of Ornithology http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1573. As always, these seminars are free and open to the public. The doors open at 7:00. *Taza Schaming, PhD candidate; Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Merlin @ Giles St

2014-04-10 Thread Marc Devokaitis
I have not seen the two Merlins together since the day I observed the mating, but I have seen one from my porch almost every day. The favorite perch seems to be in an oak tree in a backyard bordered by Prospect, Pleasant and Hudson--have seen it there on at least half a dozen separate occasions in

[cayugabirds-l] owls--SFO trip scouting

2014-04-14 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Folks, I fully realize the quixotic nature of owl-location--magnified, perhaps, in one's asking for such information from others...nevertheless Seen or heard any good (nocturnal) owls lately? Especially interested in places within 10-15 minute drive from the Lab. Individual birds that

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--To Know the Crow: Insights and stories from a quarter century of crow study

2014-04-18 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello, Please join us at *7:30 on April 21* for the next Monday Night Seminar at the Lab of Ornithology http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1573. As always, these seminars are free and open to the public. The doors open at 7:00. This coming Monday, we will be streaming the seminar

[cayugabirds-l] Inlet Eagles

2014-04-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
, and continued with his prey south along the inlet, and out of site. After 5-10 seconds, we took our eyes off of the young bird and were surprised that neither of us could re-locate the adult. Marc Devokaitis Ithaca -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Big Day news

2014-05-08 Thread Marc Devokaitis
of you who have supported bird conservation by making a Big Day pledge or gift for the Lab's staff and student teams! Marc Devokaitis on behalf of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] East Hill Killdeer

2014-05-15 Thread Marc Devokaitis
From Ilene Miller who also reported them last year: The East Hill Office Building Killdeer is back for another year. She laid an egg yesterday. She has picked the same parking lot island and tree as last year. I think she actually waited for them to put fresh mulch around the tree. Marc

[cayugabirds-l] Cornell Lab Monday Night Seminars--Fall 2014

2014-09-12 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. -- Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Jack Jeffrey--Hawaii’s Birds: Past, Present and Future

2014-09-27 Thread Marc Devokaitis
obtained some of the behavior and action shots in the book. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Birds in Flight: the Art and Science of How Birds Fly

2014-10-06 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Birds of the Mono Lake Basin

2014-11-13 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hello all, Please join us at *7:30 on November 17th* for the next Monday Night Seminar--featuring Cayuga Bird Club member and wildlife photographer extraordinaire Marie Read. As always, these seminars are free and open to the public. The doors open at 7:00. This coming Monday, we will be

[cayugabirds-l] 2 Bald Eagles

2014-11-18 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Circling pretty low over Sage Hall and heading northeast. -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Spring Field Ornithology

2015-01-23 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Dear Cayuga Birders: OK. So there are male Red-winged Blackbirds at Montezuma in mid January. That means we should be seeing phoebes by February, and a big wave of warbler migration by late March, right? Should be a an interesting year... And what better way to bear witness to the the wild

[cayugabirds-l] question of the day

2015-03-12 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Cornell Lab,* *What is the best vehicle by which to bird in your opinion? What vehicle is considered to be best to enjoy birding? Convenience, space, space to put stuff and yet be handy, price, and of course view from all locations in vehicle!* Thanks for any thoughts! Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab

[cayugabirds-l] Spring Countdown...

2015-03-13 Thread Marc Devokaitis
the Wednesday night lectures, *you are invited to attend the first one (March 25th) for free! *You can sign up in person that evening as well. Schedule: http://www.birds.cornell.edu/sfo Registration: http://www.birds.cornell.edu/sfo/register-1 Cheers, Marc Devokaitis Course Coordinator sfocl...@cornell.edu

Re:[cayugabirds-l] question of the day

2015-03-12 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Thanks to all who replied. Marc On Thu, Mar 12, 2015 at 10:29 AM, Marc Devokaitis mdevokai...@gmail.com wrote: OK folks-- hoping to crowd-source the answer to this question. Of course i will include the requisite warning against birding WHILE driving... But maybe someone has an answer

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--The Talented Superb Lyrebird

2015-02-27 Thread Marc Devokaitis
, and first attempts at flight by the young. Copies of the book will available for signing after the presentation. *May 11* Cayuga Bird Club Meeting Dr. Ron Rohrbaugh, Assistant Director, Conservation Science, Cornell Lab Program TBA Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L

[cayugabirds-l] waterfowl mortality in our area?

2015-03-04 Thread Marc Devokaitis
...putting the word out in case anyone has heard or seen anything that might be of interest to her and her team Feel free to contact her directly. Thanks, Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Bald Eagle?

2015-02-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
7:50am. Perched prominently over the inlet in the west end of Ithaca, near the top of a tall tree approximately behind Kelly's Dock-Side. Not-yet-mature. Easily visible from 89 and the Octopus when crossing the inlet. A question mark b/c it was from a moving vehicle, no bins. Marc Devokaitis

[cayugabirds-l] sisk-invasion

2015-04-21 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Last week we had 7 PINE SISKINS show up at our bird feeders in Trumansburg Village. On Sunday we counted around 2 dozen. This morning I made a careful count of 70! Marc Devokaitis Trumansburg, NY -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Into the Nest: Intimate Views of the Courting, Parenting, and Family Lives of Familiar Birds

2015-04-30 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist The Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd Ithaca, NY 14850 -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Hermit Thrush

2015-04-13 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Reported (and photographed) by visitors this morning on the West Trail at Sapsucker Woods. Marc Devokaitis Ithaca, NY -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Project Puffin: The Improbable Quest to Bring a Beloved Seabird Back to Egg Rock

2015-04-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
courtship to nest construction, egg-laying, and first attempts at flight by the young. Copies of the book will available for signing after the presentation. *May 11* Cayuga Bird Club Meeting Dr. Ron Rohrbaugh, Assistant Director, Conservation Science, Cornell Lab Program TBA Marc

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Brown pelican off Poplar Beach

2015-06-05 Thread Marc Devokaitis
I just received a call about this as well (message on answering machine from 2:30PM) -- spotted off of Elm Beach Rd. Marc Devokaitis On Fri, Jun 5, 2015 at 2:25 PM, mduttwei...@twcny.rr.com wrote: No, I wasn't at the Brewgarden. There was a brown pelican off Poplar Beach cruising and doing

[cayugabirds-l] Live Stream of Jane Kim and John Fitzpatrick at 4:00pm today

2015-08-12 Thread Marc Devokaitis
”, demonstrating art techniques, and answering questions from the public. Tune in to watch live at http://dl.allaboutbirds.org/cornelllab-monday-night-seminars. The broadcast will run from approximately 4:00 - 5:00pm, and will be archived for viewing afterwards. Hope you can check it out! Marc

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - The Living Bird: 100 Years of Listening to Nature

2015-10-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
* on our website.* -- See upcoming seminar speakers and topics at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1579 Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology *Learn something new about birds e

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar--BirdReturns: How Big Data and Farmers Are Protecting the Pacific Flyway in California

2015-10-15 Thread Marc Devokaitis
://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1579 Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist *Learn something new about birds every month! Sign up for our eNewsletter at birds.cornell.edu/enews <https://secure3.birds.cornell.edu/SSLPage.aspx?pid=1065>* -- Cayugabirds-L List Info

[cayugabirds-l] Fwd: CLC School event/new birding locale?

2015-08-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
place to find birds in the area...please reach out to Carol if you have interest in visiting the site or other ideas that might be helpful. Marc Devokaitis *From:* Carol Becker [mailto:cbec...@clcschool.org] *Sent:* Thursday, August 20, 2015 10:37 AM *To:* Cornell Lab of Ornithology cornellbi

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: The Jungle Sarus

2015-09-17 Thread Marc Devokaitis
astern Sarus Crane faces a very real threat of extinction.* -- Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology *Learn something new about birds every month! Sig

[cayugabirds-l] SFO 2016 - Celebrating 40 years!

2016-02-05 Thread Marc Devokaitis
ve questions, contact me at sfocl...@cornell.edu, <sfocl...@cornell.edu> or call 607-254-2165. *Please help spread the word by forwarding this email to anyone you think might be interested!* Thank you, and I hope to see many of you this spring! Marc Marc Devokaitis Coordinator, Spring Field

[cayugabirds-l] Rusty Blackbird

2016-01-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Currently sitting in trees to the left of boardwalk right outside main entrance at Lab of Ornithology. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Fwd: Monday Night Seminar at the Cornell Cinema!

2016-02-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
People,” which documents the raptor recovery programs and also pays tribute to the determination of these early women biologists. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist *Learn something new about birds every month! Sign up for our eNewsletter at birds.cornell.edu/enews &

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar at the Cornell Cinema!

2016-02-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
so pays tribute to the determination of these early women biologists. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist *Learn something new about birds every month! Sign up for our eNewsletter at birds.cornell.edu/enews <https://secure3.birds.cornell.edu/SSLPage.aspx?pid=1065>* *Have we h

[cayugabirds-l] Possible injured/dead hawk along E Shore Dr.

2016-02-17 Thread Marc Devokaitis
that way, keep your eyes peeled, Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com

[cayugabirds-l] Event at Mann Library next week

2016-03-15 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All: Passing this to the list on behalf of Mann Library. *Bird Families of the World: A Guide to the Spectacular Diversity of Birds* *Chats in the Stacks book talk by David W. Winkler* *Wednesday, March 23, at 4:00 pm * *Room 160, Stern Seminar Room, Mann Library* Many Many

Re: [cayugabirds-l] help determining the time to mow fields

2016-03-14 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Michael, This should be helpful if you haven't come across it yet. http://www.dec.ny.gov/pubs/86582.html Marc On Mon, Mar 14, 2016 at 2:23 PM, Michael O. Engle wrote: > Hi, > > > > I had a chat with a local livestock raiser at Winter Market this weekend. > He hays a

[cayugabirds-l] owls

2016-04-11 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All, Asking for about 70 friends...anyone have a line on a dependable owl (You know, one that works hard, doesn't call in sick, goes to the kids' ball games on the weekend...) that a group or two might try to encounter tomorrow evening on the SFO owl prowl? I know Suan saw a screech in

[cayugabirds-l] Special Film Event - Audubon: The Film

2016-03-08 Thread Marc Devokaitis
equired:* *https://www.tugg.com/events/92425 <https://www.tugg.com/events/92425>* -Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigur

[cayugabirds-l] snipe or woodcock at Sapsucker

2016-03-08 Thread Marc Devokaitis
leaning toward snipe. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/cayugabirds-l

[cayugabirds-l] Cornell Lab at FLEFF -- this Sunday, 4/3

2016-03-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
*Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the Macaulay Library Video Showcase* *(7 short films from the Lab's Macaulay Library)* *Sunday April 3rd 4:30pm at Cinemapolis* The Macaulay Library at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology is the world’s largest archive of wildlife sounds and videos. Their mission is

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: The Pioneering Women Biologists of New York’s Raptor Recovery Programs

2016-04-22 Thread Marc Devokaitis
women biologists. There will be a book signing with the author after the presentation Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Hawthorn Orchard: May 10, 2016

2016-05-10 Thread Marc Devokaitis
d, grappling with their feet (Baptista 1989 <http://bna.birds.cornell.edu/bna/species/183/articles/species/183/biblio/bib017> ). Thanks for sharing, Marc Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology On Tue, May 10, 2016 at 10:12 AM, Christopher T. Tessaglia-Hymes

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Banded Canada Geese

2016-08-08 Thread Marc Devokaitis
that the project leaders are most interested in hearing about geese found OUTSIDE of Stewart Park. -Marc Devokaitis --- The City of Ithaca, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, and Cornell University, with support from the Friends of Stewart Park, are working

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: David Bonter--Of Islands and Undergrads

2017-02-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Everyone: Please join us this coming Monday for the first Monday Night Seminar of the new year, featuring the indomitable Dr. David Bonter. As always, the seminars are held in the auditorium, and free and open to the public. The doors open at 7:00. We will be streaming this seminar live.

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Robins

2017-02-06 Thread Marc Devokaitis
nds for this region. Marc Devokaitis Trumansburg, NY On Mon, Feb 6, 2017 at 8:01 AM, Carol Cedarholm <cceda...@gmail.com> wrote: > Is this early or unusual? > > On Sun, Feb 5, 2017 at 6:09 PM Ann Mitchell <annmitchel...@gmail.com> > wrote: > >> There was a large f

[cayugabirds-l] Spring Field Ornithology 2017

2017-01-26 Thread Marc Devokaitis
o chat during the week. *And please help spread the word by forwarding this email to anyone you think might be interested.* Thank you, and I hope to see many of you this spring! Marc Devokaitis Coordinator, Spring Field Ornithology <http://www.birds.cornell.edu/sfo> 607-254-2165 sfocl...

[cayugabirds-l] Birds of East Africa (Play)

2017-01-17 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All, The folks at the Kitchen Theater asked me to help spread the word about this upcoming production. John Fitzpatrick is giving a special pre-show talk ahead of the February 8th performance, and looks like we bird-folk can get a discount on tickets for any night. --Marc Kitchen

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Amanda Rodewald: Coffee, Communities, and Conservation

2016-09-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
roblem—*Cat Wars* proposes solutions that foresee a time when wildlife and humans are no longer vulnerable to the impacts of free-ranging cats. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOM

[cayugabirds-l] Bebee Lake Migrants this morning

2016-09-30 Thread Marc Devokaitis
birds that got away unidentified as well. Complete checklist at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S31820891 Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] SSW this morning

2016-10-18 Thread Marc Devokaitis
ing. All were dining on the abundant fruits in the wetland vegetation. Goldfinches and Red-winged Blackbirds gathering as well and one surprise (late) Red-eyed Vireo. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/C

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Turkey Vultures

2016-10-24 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Sara Jane, For at least the past 3 years, there have been TUVU's roosting during the fall behind the Varna Community Center, in some tall conifers. I get neighbors calling me about it every year with a mixture of wonder and frustration. Marc Devokaitis Lab of Ornithology On Mon, Oct 24

[cayugabirds-l] Rusty Blackbirds

2016-11-22 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Andrina Serpiello reported 8 hanging out around the Cornell Lab feeder garden this afternoon just before 4:00pm. A couple of Red-wings in the mix as well. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Sonic Sea

2016-11-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
world. Sonic Sea is about protecting life in our waters from the destructive effects of oceanic noise pollution. After the screening, join a Q discussion with Dr. Christopher Clark who is featured in the film. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Cat Wars: The Devastating Consequences of a Cuddly Killer

2016-12-01 Thread Marc Devokaitis
when wildlife and humans are no longer vulnerable to the impacts of free-ranging cats. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Snowy Owls

2017-01-04 Thread Marc Devokaitis
In case you missed it on the local FB bird club pages, Pete Saracino posted Laurie Drikx's excellent slideshow of said banding: http://www.lauriedirkx.com/AllCreaturesGreat/Banding-a-Snowy-w-Tom-McDonald/i-3Wq5XLv/A Marc On Tue, Jan 3, 2017 at 8:44 PM, Ann Mitchell

[cayugabirds-l] Snow Geese in tburg

2017-01-02 Thread Marc Devokaitis
1000+ (and some Canadas) in the field right behind ShurSave. Marc -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Black Vulture

2017-03-24 Thread Marc Devokaitis
One soaring with a TUVU over downtown Trumansburg around 5:00pm today. Marc Devokaitis -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: A World of Sound with Juan Pablo Culasso

2017-03-30 Thread Marc Devokaitis
eppard will discuss the tools we have to solve the problem and the big job ahead getting those solutions implemented. However, this is one conservation issue where individuals can take immediate action and see immediate results. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornitology -- Cayugabirds-L Lis

[cayugabirds-l] MONDAY NIGHT SEMINAR: Perspectives on Nocturnal Bird Migration: What We've Learned from BirdCast

2017-03-03 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. Dr. Christine Sheppard will discuss the tools we have to solve the problem and the big job ahead getting those solutions implemented. However, this is one conservation issue where individuals can take immediate action and see immediate results. Marc Devokaitis Public Information

[cayugabirds-l] Red-headed Woodpecker in Lansing

2017-06-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Be on the lookout: I just talked to a woman who lives on Peruville Rd (nearest cross street: Sheldon) who has been observing a Red-headed Woodpecker at her feeders for several days. She has observed it flying across the street to the same location many times, and suspects there may be a nest. I

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar + Lunchtime talk: Dr. Christine Sheppard, American Bird Conservancy

2017-04-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
immediate action and see immediate results. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Lack of birds

2017-06-20 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Throwing my two cents into this vicissitudinous thread...I just wrapped up a correspondence with a woman in Maryland who was distraught several weeks ago because her usual 50-hummingbird station was only getting two birds. Yesterday she wrote to say she now had 40+, but the arrival of the bulk of

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Birds Through the Lens: Using video technology to reveal the lives of birds

2017-06-02 Thread Marc Devokaitis
ound-breaking multimedia. Marc Devokaitis Public Information Specialist *Learn something new about birds every month! Sign up for our eNewsletter at **birds.cornell.edu/enews* <https://secure3.birds.cornell.edu/SSLPage.aspx?pid=1065> *Have we helped you today? Your support make

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Noah Strycker

2017-09-27 Thread Marc Devokaitis
a the free video seminar archive <http://bit.ly/1fYRfuT> on our website.* Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.Nort

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar - Primates and Snakes: 75 Years of Deadly Dialogue?

2017-11-30 Thread Marc Devokaitis
’ long-distance weaponry in Africa and Asia. These long-term, evolutionary relationships among snakes and primates both challenge and inspire efforts to conserve snakes. Marc Devokaitis The Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOM

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar -- Arthur Singer, 50 Years of Wildlife Art

2017-11-02 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi Everyone: The November Monday Night Seminar is coming up next week at the Lab of Ornithology. For those who can’t attend in person, we will also be live streaming the lecture at bit.ly/BirdTalks . Doors open at 7:00. Free, no

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Where are all my feeder birds

2017-10-25 Thread Marc Devokaitis
decreases this year. Marc Devokaitis On Wed, Oct 18, 2017 at 12:46 PM, Barbara B. Eden <b...@cornell.edu> wrote: > For the past 2 months the resident birds that I daily feed have dropped in > population This is the first time this has happened and even those pesky > squirrels h

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Where are the birds?

2018-06-20 Thread Marc Devokaitis
One thing Dave didn't mention is the possibility of the (increasingly ) well-documented

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: A Night at the Museum (of Vertebrates)

2018-02-01 Thread Marc Devokaitis
CayugaBirders: Next week’s Monday Night Seminar features Vanya Rohwer and Casey Dillman. Together, Vanya and Casey curate the birds, mammals, fishes, amphibians, and reptiles that make up the collections of the Cornell University Museum of Vertebrates. After a brief lecture in the auditorium,

[cayugabirds-l] Spring Field Ornithology 2018

2018-01-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Dear Cayuga Birders, I love that moment in late January when I notice just a smidge more daylight remaining at the end of the workday. It sets me to thinking of the all of the rotations and revolutions that we are a part of on this fantastic planet. And more importantly, it makes me think about

[cayugabirds-l] Rosemary Grant at Cornell this Monday, 5:00pm in Call Auditorium

2018-03-08 Thread Marc Devokaitis
ual Monday Night Seminar page, bit.ly/BirdTalks Hope to see you there! Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastB

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Song id

2018-04-04 Thread Marc Devokaitis
I'd guess Carolina Wren https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Carolina_Wren/sounds Marc On Wed, Apr 4, 2018 at 8:01 AM, Mo Barger Rooster Hill Farm < m...@roosterhillfarm.com> wrote: > What early bird sounds similar to an lovebird (teacher teacher) but with a > clear and loud voice? Calls in 3s.

[cayugabirds-l] Magee Marsh bus trip with the Cornell Lab

2018-04-19 Thread Marc Devokaitis
f you have questions. Marc Devokaitis and Leo Sack Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http:

[cayugabirds-l] Spring Field Ornithology "Open House"

2018-03-28 Thread Marc Devokaitis
Hi All - Tonight, all are welcome for the kick-off of SFO at the Cornell Lab. Come see what it's all about! 6:30: Kevin McGowan: "Birding the Cayuga Basin" 7:30: Steve Kress: "Winter Resident Bird ID" 8:30: Steve Kress: "Seabird Restoration" Cheers, Marc -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] Monday Night Seminar: Bird Sounds Decoded

2018-03-29 Thread Marc Devokaitis
. For the sounds of birds are a language, carrying messages from one bird to another. To understand the language, and decode the messages, all you need is the right dictionary. Marc Devokaitis Cornell Lab of Ornithology -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

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