[cayugabirds-l] Michigan Hollow

2019-04-29 Thread Geo Kloppel
The marsh in Michigan Hollow (Town Of Danby, not Spencer) was covered in a thin skin of ice this morning, before the sun hit it. An American Bittern was pumping loudly. I also heard a single song from a Pied-billed Grebe, and watched a male Harrier surveying his territory. Lots of Wood Ducks,

[cayugabirds-l] Michigan Hollow Rails

2018-05-09 Thread Geo Kloppel
Day 14 for Soras at Michigan Hollow Marsh! Also have a distant Virginia Rail. -Geo -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

Re:[cayugabirds-l] Michigan Hollow Marsh

2017-08-04 Thread Geo Kloppel
A few days ago I wrote: > Paddling in Michigan Hollow right now. In case anyone is puzzled, this is _not_ the North Spencer Marsh down in Tioga County, it's the big sedge marsh at the _north_ end of Michigan Hollow, centered about 2.5 miles south of the Danby Town Hall. In its present form

Re:[cayugabirds-l] Michigan Hollow Marsh

2017-07-31 Thread Geo Kloppel
..and here are two young Harriers! -Geo > On Jul 31, 2017, at 9:06 AM, Geo Kloppel wrote: > > Turns out it's navigable all the way north to the edge of the pine swamps, > about one mile above the beaver dam. I've found a few Wood Ducks and > Mallards, but no Grebes yet.

Re:[cayugabirds-l] Michigan Hollow Marsh

2017-07-31 Thread Geo Kloppel
Turns out it's navigable all the way north to the edge of the pine swamps, about one mile above the beaver dam. I've found a few Wood Ducks and Mallards, but no Grebes yet. Watched a Green Heron catch and devour a frog, and flushed a probable Red-shoulder near the north end. Turning my 14'

[cayugabirds-l] Michigan Hollow Marsh

2017-07-31 Thread Geo Kloppel
Paddling in Michigan Hollow right now. There's at least half a mile of navigable channel up the middle, maybe more. And there's a nice colony of Marsh Wrens out here! -Geo Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Michigan Hollow

2016-04-15 Thread Geo Kloppel
I visited a plantation area on the west side of lower Michigan Hollow this morning, hoping for Pine Warblers. What I got was Red-breasted Nuthatches, Brown Creepers, Ruby-crowned Kinglets and Hermit Thrushes. -Geo -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME

[cayugabirds-l] Michigan Hollow birds

2013-10-06 Thread Meena Madhav Haribal
Today Ngampit and I spent a couple of hours hiking in Michigan Hollow WMA. Highlights were two WINTER WRENS loudly calling and were seen (separately)! After years I have seen Winter Wrens. In two different flocks of chickadees, there were several RUBY-CROWNED and GOLDEN CROWNED KINGLETS, one