[cayugabirds-l] 80 Turkey Vultures on Waterburg Rd.

2009-10-16 Thread Sandy Podulka
on nearby Connecticut Hill (the same group?) and later along Coddington Rd. on South Hill. Migrating groups moving through and perhaps not pleased with the state of the weather and thermals today? --Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Anyone Adventuresome want to tackle 6-mile Creek in Caroline?

2010-12-27 Thread Sandy Podulka
much open water there is by the weekend. This requires someone with the spirit of adventure, and usually ends up being one of the best places to find birds! Any takers? Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Common Redpolls in Brooktondale

2010-12-29 Thread Sandy Podulka
his apologetic offering of a couple of chunks of suet in exchange. --Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/cayugabirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html

[cayugabirds-l] Black-bellied Hairy

2011-05-12 Thread Sandy Podulka
other species that looks like it. The head and back were normal Hairy Woodpecker. Is anyone studying them and dying them locally? Is it a genetic mutation? Was it really dirty? (Didn't look like dirt.) Has anyone ever seen this before? Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] Turkey Vulture List

2011-05-25 Thread Sandy Podulka
. Sandy Podulka -- 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@cornell.edu

[cayugabirds-l] Winter Wren Location?

2011-06-22 Thread Sandy Podulka
where one can actually see (not just hear) Winter Wren without hiking way back in? Thanks! Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Winter Wren Spotted!

2011-06-24 Thread Sandy Podulka
the stream on the left side of the road we found another area with much bird activity. Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] winged warbler singing like Golden-winged at Park Preserve

2010-05-24 Thread Sandy Podulka
Stu, Several weeks ago on a trip with SFO classes we saw that winged warbler at the Park Preserve and heard it sing the same song you have described. Despite my best efforts at producing something different, it is (unfortunately) a Blue-winged Warbler (at least by appearance). --Sandy Podulka

[cayugabirds-l] Corpse Flower starting to open now: Sunday!

2012-03-18 Thread Sandy Podulka
Check it out!! http://bhort.bh.cornell.edu/Atitanum/index.html -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[cayugabirds-l] Bufflehead in Brooktondale

2012-03-29 Thread Sandy Podulka
as well as plants! Sandy Podulka -- 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] Pine Warbler at Suet

2012-04-12 Thread Sandy Podulka
young! Sandy Podulka -- 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@cornell.edu

[cayugabirds-l] Shindagin Golden Eagle and more

2012-04-14 Thread Sandy Podulka
. At Goetchius Preserve on Flat Iron Road we watched a Red-shouldered Hawk, among other things. A beautiful morning to be out. Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

[cayugabirds-l] Cormorants on Brooktondale Pond

2012-04-23 Thread Sandy Podulka
, which was about to hatch. Sandy Podulka -- 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] Mourning and Hooded at Shindagin

2012-05-07 Thread Sandy Podulka
, Yellow, Hooded, Mourning, and Northern Parula). Lots of Scarlet Tanagers, Rose-breasted Grosbeaks, Least Flycatchers, and other birds as well. Did not hear Winter Wren or Louisiana Waterthrush, but we didn't get there until 8 am. Another Hooded Warbler was singing along Bailor Road. Sandy

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Red-necked Phalarope and other birds there

2012-05-24 Thread Sandy Podulka
Still no Phalarope at 9:30 am. Sorry I was busy with my other springtime activity, gardening, and missed the emails last night! --Sandy Podulka At 08:48 AM 5/24/2012, David McCartt wrote: Unfortunately, I did not learn about this Red-necked Phalarope until until last night. I stopped

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Owasco Flats

2012-06-26 Thread Sandy Podulka
Sounds great! Perhaps your mystery bird call is a Veery. See if it sounds like the call at the end of this clip: http://allaboutbirds.org/guide/Veery/sounds Sandy Podulka At 11:45 PM 6/26/2012, Donna Scott wrote: On this lovely 70 degree day (Tues. 6/26). , I took a leisurely drive over

[cayugabirds-l] Hawthorn Orchards: Public Meeting on UNA Designation

2012-10-15 Thread Sandy Podulka
Hawthorn Orchards (and Salt Road Fen) to be designated Unique Natural Areas. This announces a public meeting. I don't know much about it, but looks like this is an info session for the public rather than one at which the public speaks. Perhaps someone can add more details? Sandy Podulka

[cayugabirds-l] Common Redpolls in Brooktondale

2012-12-01 Thread Sandy Podulka
6 Common Redpolls at our feeders in Brooktondale this morning. All the Pine Siskins and Purple Finches and the Red-breasted Nuthatch have left, however. Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re:[cayugabirds-l] (Long comment) Exempt part of Cayuga Lake from hunting diving ducks

2013-01-05 Thread Sandy Podulka
This would be a great project for the CBC and John has made thoughtful, thorough points. It will be a tough sell to DEC, though, as in my experience, many people at DEC (but hopefully not all) view wildlife only as stuff to hunt. --Sandy Podulka At 09:29 AM 1/5/2013, Linda Orkin wrote

Re: [cayugabirds-l] purpose of the list serve.

2013-01-07 Thread Sandy Podulka
to the listserv topic. Sandy Podulka At 12:10 PM 1/7/2013, you wrote: I totally agree with Linda that the Cayuga Birds List Serve is not the arena for debates. I thought this site was for bird observations. Dick Clements From: mailto:wingmagi...@gmail.comLinda Orkin Sent: Monday, January 07

[cayugabirds-l] Hoary Redpoll in Brooktondale

2013-01-20 Thread Sandy Podulka
We have a Hoary Redpoll that's been coming consistently to our feeders in Brooktondale for the last few days!! It has taken me about 30 looks and a few pictures to convince myself, but it really does look different Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] Fox Sparrow in Brooktondale

2013-03-13 Thread Sandy Podulka
Yesterday, at my feeder with lots of A. Tree Sparrows. Very welcome! --Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[cayugabirds-l] Pine Warbler in Brooktondale

2013-03-31 Thread Sandy Podulka
A nice Easter treat--a Pine Warbler is visiting our suet feeder this morning (and on our Project FeederWatch day, too!) --Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

[cayugabirds-l] Pine Warbler still a regular in Brooktondale

2013-04-03 Thread Sandy Podulka
Seems to be camped at our feeders, enjoying suet and sunflower hearts. --Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

Re: [cayugabirds-l] SFO and playback

2013-04-10 Thread Sandy Podulka
Here is a reply from Steve Kress, SFO course leader: The SFO recommended practice on use of audio playbacks is for instructors to use them minimally for educational purposes. We recommend playbacks only when unassisted viewing has proven to be unsatisfactory (e.g. owls and rails) or to

[cayugabirds-l] Christmas Count big brother/sister needed

2013-12-28 Thread Sandy Podulka
paperwork, but could help someone learn more about birds for a while on Jan. 1. (This counts as a good deed for the year.) Take Care, Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES

[cayugabirds-l] Moving the Christmas Count Date Earlier

2013-12-30 Thread Sandy Podulka
Moving the Christmas Count earlier would certainly make it impossible for us and many local families to participate--there are too many conflicting required school or work, or other social events the two weeks before Christmas. In addition, the compilation dinner would not be well-attended,

[cayugabirds-l] 67 Wild Turkeys!!

2013-12-31 Thread Sandy Podulka
In our yard right now in Brooktondale. I sure hope they show up tomorrow! --Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[cayugabirds-l] Rusty Blackbirds and Fox Sparrow

2014-11-10 Thread Sandy Podulka
We were thrilled to have a flock of 56 Rusty Blackbirds in our yard in Brooktondale, our first of the season, just in time for our ProjectFeederWatch count! Today our first Fox Sparrow showed up, but a day late for the count! Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Belle School Rd - CL Basin or Not?

2015-01-02 Thread Sandy Podulka
Bob, I have always understood that the divide between the Susquehanna and St. Lawrence basins (The Cayuga Lake Basin is part of the St. Lawrence drainage) was somewhere between Belle School Rd and Ridgeway Road. So, you have forced me to actually look at the maps. Check out this link:

[cayugabirds-l] Redpoll and Carolina Wren in Brooktondale

2015-02-06 Thread Sandy Podulka
these days, and ones this cute are particularly welcome! Sandy Podulka -- 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] OT--Avian Influenza Found in Commercial Turkeys in Missouri (Mississippi Flyway)

2015-03-11 Thread Sandy Podulka
Within the Mississippi Flyway. 03/10/2015 USDA Confirms Highly Pathogenic H5N2 Avian Influenza in Commercial Turkey Flocks in Missouri CDC considers the risk to people from these HPAI H5 infections in wild birds, backyard flocks and commercial poultry, to be low WASHINGTON, March 10, 2015 --

[cayugabirds-l] Yellow-billed Cuckoo in Brooktondale

2015-05-14 Thread Sandy Podulka
A Yellow-billed Cuckoo called a few times near our yard in Brooktondale this afternoon! Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Wilson's Phalarope and Swainson's Thrush at MNWR

2015-05-24 Thread Sandy Podulka
NIGHTHAWK along Van Dyne Spoor Road at dusk. Many more shorebirds than two days ago--nice variety along the Wildlife Drive as well as at Knox-Marsellus. --Sandy Podulka At 11:56 PM 5/24/2015, you wrote: In the middle of this warm afternoon Ann Mitchell I visited Montezuma NWR's Knox-Marsellus Marsh

[cayugabirds-l] N. Saw-whet continues in Brooktondale

2016-03-09 Thread Sandy Podulka
A N. Saw-whet Owl continues to call frequently every night from near our house in Brooktondale. Maybe it will stay and breed? Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

[cayugabirds-l] Saw-whet in Brooktondale

2016-03-07 Thread Sandy Podulka
A Northern Saw-whet Owl is currently giving his tooting "back-up" call from across our pond in Brooktondale. The first one we've heard in a few years!!! Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastB

Re: [cayugabirds-l] First 2016 Cayuga Lake Basin Records list is updated

2016-05-30 Thread Sandy Podulka
What a lot of careful work, Dave. Thanks so much for continuing to carry out this duty so equitably and conscientiously! Sandy Podulka At 08:06 PM 5/30/2016, Dave Nutter wrote: >Content-type: text/html; > charset="US-ASCII" >X-Microsoft-Exchange-Diagnostics: &g

[cayugabirds-l] Mystery Song

2016-06-02 Thread Sandy Podulka
or low. It was a deciduous woods on a slope with a lovely stream nearby. Other Louisiana Waterthrushes were there, as reported by Anne Marie Johnson. What do others think? Sandy Podulka Brooktondale -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Evening Grosbeak in Brooktondale

2016-11-01 Thread Sandy Podulka
We just started putting out seed a few days ago for the season. Our first day we were visited by Wild Turkeys. Today we were honored with a male Evening Grosbeak! The first one I've seen in a few years here. Sandy Podulka Brooktondale -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

Re: [cayugabirds-l] URGENT ALERT: Dodge Rd Spruce Woods may be cut down for massive Solar Farm on Dodge rd, STARTING in APRIL !!

2017-03-21 Thread Sandy Podulka
Dave, Thanks for this thoughtful discussion. You make really good points! --Sandy Podulka At 05:40 PM 3/21/2017, Dave Nutter wrote: >If the goal is to reduce greenhouse gas production, then cutting down trees >is counterproductive when installing solar >panels. Also cutting t

[cayugabirds-l] 13+ BC Night-Herons from East Road

2017-07-18 Thread Sandy Podulka
surprised to see so many Night-Herons at 3:30 in the afternoon! Perhaps they are desperately feeding young right now? --Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Virginia Rail yard bird in Brooktondale

2017-07-19 Thread Sandy Podulka
After years of looking for rails and playing tapes unsuccessfully on our property, we finally saw a Virginia Rail walking along the driveway! It quickly ran into the grasses and called and another one answered it. It's been a while since we had a new yard bird here in Brooktondale! Sandy

[cayugabirds-l] Ellis Hollow/George Rd. Comm. Solar Proj. Pub. Hearing Wed April 26, 7 pm--or email comments

2017-04-24 Thread Sandy Podulka
f maps and 5 minutes reading the FAQ, you will have a pretty good feel for the project--in 15 minutes. --Sandy Podulka Town of Dryden Web page with info on the Solar Project: http://dryden.ny.us/departments/planning-department/permit-review-links/special-use-permits/ FAQ on Project and Change

[cayugabirds-l] Hawthorns?

2017-05-11 Thread Sandy Podulka
Did anyone go to Hawthorns today? If so, how was it? --Sandy -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Why Do Bird Eggs Have Different Shapes? Look to the Wings - NYTimes.com

2017-06-23 Thread Sandy Podulka
different that they would produce such different shapes. And some owls migrate (saw-whet), whereas others do not (Eastern Screech-Owl), yet their eggs are a similar shape, quite spherical. Why? They both nest in holes. I still like the older theories. But maybe that's because I'm old. Sandy

Re: [cayugabirds-l] West Danby Nighthawk

2017-05-28 Thread Sandy Podulka
We've been hearing them for the last week as we garden in the evenings in Brooktondale. I wish they would stay the rest of the summer. It's wonderful to know they are up there working away, and great fun to hear them. Sandy At 08:21 PM 5/28/2017, Geo Kloppel wrote: >Out working in the garden

Re: [cayugabirds-l] checking, what insect is all about our faces now?

2017-05-02 Thread Sandy Podulka
ww.naturespot.org.uk/taxonomy/term/6 Sandy Podulka p.s. Thanks for the head net link! It looks great and REI is a terrific company to support. At 10:52 AM 5/2/2017, you wrote: >Hi all, I always thought this little black flying insect around my >face as warblers show up was black fly.

[cayugabirds-l] Black-billed Cuckoo in Brooktondale

2018-05-16 Thread Sandy Podulka
Had our FOY Black-billed Cuckoo today in Brooktondale--nice to hear them back. Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] FINALLY! 3 Siskins in Brooktondale.

2018-01-15 Thread Sandy Podulka
Yay. Now, bring on the Purple Finches! -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

Re: [cayugabirds-l] bird song recording (2)

2018-07-20 Thread Sandy Podulka
Hi Gordon, It's a Song Sparrow. The first few notes are very quiet and hard to hear, and then it bursts into the loud trill with the higher note at the end. Perhaps it is not always even singing those first few notes! Sandy Podulka At 10:35 AM 7/20/2018, you wrote: >And here’s the sec

[cayugabirds-l] Addendum to Lake Trip report... Pipit, Wood Ducks

2018-04-09 Thread Sandy Podulka
-60 CEDAR WAXWINGS were living up to their names by devouring the Cedar berries. Most surprising bird was a male RING-NECKED PHEASANT that crossed Route 90 about half a mile North of Lansing Station Road! Still waiting for spring, Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] Pheasant, Yellowlegs, RB Mergs, Horned Grebe E. Cayuga Lake and MNWR

2018-04-08 Thread Sandy Podulka
CEDAR WAXWINGS were living up to their names by devouring the Cedar berries. Most surprising bird was a male RING-NECKED PHEASANT that crossed Route 90 about half a mile North of Lansing Station Road! Still waiting for spring, Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http

[cayugabirds-l] Phoebe in Brooktondale

2018-04-01 Thread Sandy Podulka
Our first Eastern Phoebe of the year showed up in Brooktondale this morning. --Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Ruddy Ducks, Eurasian Teal, Sandhills, Peregrine MNWR and Cayuga Lake.

2018-03-21 Thread Sandy Podulka
y appeared to be taking off in medium-sized groups and heading west in the early evening. Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm A

[cayugabirds-l] Nashville W and BH Vireo in Brooktondale

2018-04-25 Thread Sandy Podulka
, Sandy Podulka -- 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@cornell.edu/maillist.html

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Montezuma, mucklands, etc. info

2019-03-20 Thread Sandy Podulka
to the air! Sandy Podulka At 08:45 PM 3/20/2019, Mary Jane Thomas wrote: >Does anyone have recent info about the bird life >status on the wildlife drive at MNWR or in the >Mucklands? We’re planning on being in the >area on Saturday. We’d like to see Snow Geese >while we’re in t

[cayugabirds-l] Cayuga Lake--no Snow Geese

2019-03-23 Thread Sandy Podulka
We checked out the NW end of Cayuga Lake this evening and found the large groups of Snow Geese mostly gone. There was one large white streak in the middle of the lake south of Cayuga Lake State Park at 5:30 pm, but it was not visible when we drove back around 6:30, so perhaps they took off. I

[cayugabirds-l] Baldwin Tract Quiet, but Winter Wren...

2019-04-30 Thread Sandy Podulka
Kinglets. Wildflowers were mostly Spring Beauties. Didn't feel much like spring today! Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Solitary Sandpiper, Hermit Thrush leg quivering

2020-04-16 Thread Sandy Podulka
). Sandy Podulka -- 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@cornell.edu

[cayugabirds-l] Louisiana Waterthrush, Winter Wren, Hermit Thrush

2020-04-11 Thread Sandy Podulka
Along Deputron Hollow Road this morning, wonderful to hear a singing Louisiana Waterthrush and Winter Wren, and to see a Hermit Thrush. Also, several Field Sparrows singing. Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Yellow-rumped Warbler, Hermit Thrush, Pine Warbler

2020-04-12 Thread Sandy Podulka
All in our woods in Brooktondale, the warblers singing. Along the Belle School Rd RR Grade, heard Brown Thrasher, Carolina Wren, and 3 Virginia Rails, 2 doing a duet grunt! Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Of Unleashed Dogs and Waterthrushes

2020-04-27 Thread Sandy Podulka
I thought that with Covid-19 restrictions all dogs are supposed to be on leashes when out of the house (I assume out of one's yard). A dog rushing up to someone else can carry virus to them (albeit this is a low risk), so it is even more irresponsible to have an unleashed dog in public right

[cayugabirds-l] Northern Waterthrush in Brooktondale

2020-04-29 Thread Sandy Podulka
Singing near our house this morning in a skunk cabbage bog, but also 95% sure I heard it yesterday, too. But didn't have time to track it down yesterday. Also, a Chipping Sparrow and a Spotted Sandpiper arrived today, and a Fox Sparrow is still hanging around. Sandy Podulka

[cayugabirds-l] Great Crested Flycatcher

2020-05-01 Thread Sandy Podulka
Here in Brooktondale this morning, calling away as if it never left. Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[cayugabirds-l] Prairie Warbler in Brooktondale

2020-05-03 Thread Sandy Podulka
Prairie Warbler singing in our field in Brooktondale today, and newly arrived Baltimore Orioles, Ovenbird, and Common Yellowthroats--looks like they all hit town at once. Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http

[cayugabirds-l] Arnot Forest - Mournings and many other warblers

2020-05-17 Thread Sandy Podulka
chase each other all over the place contesting a choice brush pile (while listening to a Hooded Warbler and Winter Wren). Beautiful morning and very few people. Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[cayugabirds-l] Lindsay-Parsons Worm-eating and Hooded Warblers

2020-05-17 Thread Sandy Podulka
even). And not one tick. Sandy Podulka -- 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] YB Cuckoo, Olive-sided Flycatcher, Bay-breasted

2020-05-25 Thread Sandy Podulka
today--but heard Mourning, Black-and-white, and Blackburnian in places they do not breed. Has anyone been to the Hawthorns today? Sandy Podulka -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Murder most Fowl - Saturday 5/30

2020-05-31 Thread Sandy Podulka
k of chickens in a night, >severing heads with minimal disruption to the rest of the body. > >Thoughts? > >Sincerely, >Chris T-H > >Sent from my iPhone > > > >On May 31, 2020, at 11:07, Sandy Podulka ><<mailto:s...@cornell.edu>s...@cornell.edu> w

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Murder most Fowl - Saturday 5/30

2020-05-31 Thread Sandy Podulka
wouldn't have a chance at all of them at once, as the others would fly off. So sorry to hear this. As we are learning in so many ways these days, people can be truly cruel. Sandy Podulka At 10:08 AM 5/31/2020, Gary Kohlenberg wrote: >Saturday I walked with my daughter down >Shindagin Hol

Re:[cayugabirds-l] purple finch nest

2020-06-15 Thread Sandy Podulka
I'm betting a House Finch--sounds like a more typical nest spot for them. But what a joy--would love to have them on my porch!!! Sandy At 09:27 AM 6/15/2020, Marty Schlabach wrote: >Are you sure it’s a purple finch? >--Marty >Interlaken, NY > >From: bounce-124702194-3494...@list.cornell.edu >