[cayugabirds-l] Syracuse area RBA

2019-10-21 Thread Joseph Brin

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October 21, 2019




NYSY 10. 21. 19




Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert




To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com




Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, 
Cayuga, 

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex




Compiled: October 21 at 1:00 p.m.




Compiler: Joseph Brin




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Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week of October 
14, 2019













Highlights:

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RED-THROATED LOON

RED-NECKED GREBE

LEAST BITTERN

BRANT

GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE

EURASIAN WIGEON

LONG-TAILED DUCK

SURF SCOTER

WHITE-WINGED SCOTER

GOLDEN EAGLE

SANDHILL CRANE

BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER

PARASITIC JAEGER

RED-HEADED WOODPECKER

WHITE-EYED VIREO

VESPER SPARROW

ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER

























Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)






     10/14: A BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON was seen from Towpath Road.

     10/16: A rare for Montezuma LONG-TAILED DUCK was spotted at the Visitor’s 
Center.

     10/18: A LEAST BITTERN was seen from the Wildlife Drive.

     10/19: A MARSH WREN was found on Towpath Road. 71 SANDHILL CRANES and an 
EURASIAN WIGEON were seen in Knox-Marcellus Marsh.

     10/20: A GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE was seen at the Visitor’s Center.







Cayuga County






     10/15: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was found at Fair Haven State Park. It was 
found again on the 20th.







Onondaga County






     10/15: A rare WHITE-EYED VIROE was found on the West Shore Trail of 
Onondaga lake near the ampitheater. Unfortunately it has not been relocated. A 
VESPER SPARROW was also seen. An ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER was found at Three 
Rivers WMA north of Baldwinsville.

     10/18: 31 BRANT were seen on Onondaga Lake from the Honeywell Center.

     10/19: 3 SURF SCOTERS and 4 WHITE-WINGED SCOTERS were seen on the West 
Shore Trail of Onondaga Lake.







Oswego County






     10/17: A PARASITIC JAEGER was seen at Derby Hill.

     10/18: 200+ WHITE-WINGED SCOTERS and 11 SURF SCOTERS were seen at Oswego 
Harbor.

     10/19: A GOLDEN EAGLE was seen at Bishop Hill north of Pulaski. A 
RED-THROATED LOON was seen from Hinman Road north of Port Ontario. A RED-NECKED 
GREBE was seen at Selkirk Shores State Park on Lake Ontario. A BLACK-BELLIED 
PLOVER and a SANDERLING were seen at the Sandy Pond Outlet on Lake Ontario.







Madison County






     10/18: 2 WHITE-WINGED SCOTERS were seen on Woodman Pond North of Hamilton.







Oneida County






     10/19: An ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER and 4 VESPER SPARROWS were seen on 
Dunbarton Road in Durhamville.

     10/20: 2 RED-HEADED WOODPECKERS were seen at Verona Beach State Park.







Herkimer County






     10/18: A SOLITARY SANDPIPER and a LESSER YELLOWLEGS were seen on Saltsman 
Road south of Dolgeville.







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2019-10-14 Thread Joseph Brin

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October 144, 2019




NYSY 10. 14. 19




Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert




To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com




Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, 
Cayuga, 

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex




Compiled: October 14 at 1:00 p.m.




Compiler: Joseph Brin




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Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week of October 
07, 2019













Highlights:

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YELLOW-CROWNED HIGHT-HERON

TUNDRA SWAN

SNOW GOOSE

BRANT

CANVASBACK

BLACK VULTURE

OSPREY

BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER

AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER

RED-HEADED WOODPECKER

BANK SWALLOW




CLIFF SWALLOW

BARN SWALLOW

VESPER SPARROW

ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER

























Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)






     Shorebird numbers picked up this week.




BLACK-BELLIED P;OVER

AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER

DUNLIN

LEAST SANDPIPER

PECTORAL SANDPIPER

LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER

SOLITARY SANDPIPER

GREATER YELLOWLEGS

LESSER YELLOWLEGS

KILLDEER

WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

SEMI-PALMATED SANDPIPER

WILSON’S SNIPE




     Rather late CLIFF, BARN and BANK SWALLOWS were noted this week.

     10/7: 9 species of Shorebirds including BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER and AMERICAN 
GOLDEN PLOVER were seen from East Road.

     10/8: 14 LONG-BILLED DOWITCHERS were seen at Benning Marsh. 62 SANDHILL 
CRANES were seen at Knox-Marsellus Marsh







Cayuga County






     10/8: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER continues at Fair Haven State Park.







Onondaga County






     10/8: An ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER was seen under the power lines at Three 
Rivers WMA north of Baldwinsville.

     10/9: A juvenile YELLOW-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON was spotted in a birch tree 
near the ampitheater on the West Shore Trail of Onondaga Lake. It was seen 
through 10 12.

     10/10: A BLACK VULTURE was seen at the fishing access lot at the south end 
of Jamesville Reservoir.

     10/11: A LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER was spotted at the mouth of Nine Mile Creek 
on Onondaga Lake.







Oswego County






     10/8: A TUNDRA SWAN was spotted at the outlet of Sandy Pond on Lake 
Ontario. A late OSPREY was seen at Phillips Point on Oneida Lake.

     10/11: 160 BRANT were seen at the outlet of Sandy Pond on Lake Ontario.

     10/14: An ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER was seen at Sandy Island State Park on 
Lake Ontario.







Madison County






     10/8: A late OSPREY was seen near Woodman Pond north of Hamilton.

     10/12: 3 SNOW GEESE were seen on Woodman Pond north of Hamilton







Oneida County






     10/11: A late VESPER SPARROW was seen at Utica Marsh.







Herkimer County






     10/12: A CANVASBACK was seen in the Mohawk River in Little Falls.







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2019-10-07 Thread Joseph Brin

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October 07, 2019




NYSY 10. 07. 19




Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert




To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com




Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, 
Cayuga, 

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex




Compiled: October 07 at 10:00 p.m.




Compiler: Joseph Brin




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Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week of September 
30, 2019













Highlights:

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CACKLING GOOSE

LESSER SCAUP

COMMON GALLINULE

SANDERLING

HUDSONIAN GODWIT

LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL

RUBY-THROATED HUMMINGBIRD

BANK SWALLOW

CLIFF SWALLOW

SWAINSON’S THRUSH

NELSON’S SPARROW

RUSTY BLACKBIRD

























Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)






Only 8 species of Shorebirds were listed at the complex this week.




SEMI-PALMATED PLOVER

LEAST SANDPIPER

GREATER YELLOWLEGS

LESSER YELLOWLEGS

KILLDEER

PECTORAL SANDPIPER

STILT SANDPIPER

LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER




     10/2: At least 80 RUSTY BLACKBIRDS were seen at Martens Tract.

     10/3: A NELSON’S SPARROW was found and photographed near the photo blind 
on the Wildlife Trail. It was not refound by other birders that day.

     10/5: An ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER was seen near Brooder Marsh on Howland 
Island.

     10/6: Late in the season BANK SWALLOW and CLIFF SWALLOW were seen on the 
Wildlife Trail.







Cayuga County






     10/1: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was seen at Fair Haven State Park.







Onondaga County






     10/5: 2 late RUBY-THROATED HUMMINGBIRDS continue at a feeder on Lawrence 
Road in Marcellus.

     12 Warbler species were reported in Onondaga County this week.







Oswego County






     10/4: An ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER was spotted at Great Bear Recreation Area 
north of Phoenix.

     10/5: A SANDERLING was seen at Sandy Pond Outlet on Lake Ontario.

     10/6: A HUDSONIAN GODWIT was found at Sandy Pond Outlet.

     10 species of Warblers were reported in Oswego County this week.







Madison County






     10/5: 17 LESSER SCAUP and a CACKLING GOOSE were seen on Woodman Pond north 
of Hamilton.

     11 Warbler species were reported in Madison County this week.







Oneida County






     10/2: A COMMON GALLINULE was seen at Utica Marsh.

     10/5: 

an adult LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL was seen at Sylvan Beach.

     10/6: 3 SWAINSON’S THRUSHES were seen at Spring Farm Nature Sanctuary 
south of clinton.

     8 Warbler species were reported from Oneida County this week.

     













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2019-09-30 Thread Joseph Brin

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September 30, 2019




NYSY 09. 30. 19




Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert




To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com




Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, 
Cayuga, 

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex




Compiled: September 30 at 3:00 a.m.




Compiler: Joseph Brin




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Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week of September 
23, 2019













Highlights:

--




GLOSSY IBIS

CACKLING GOOSE

GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE

STILT SANDPIPER

PEREGRINE FALCON

YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER

OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER

GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH

PHILADELPHIA VIREO

MOURNING WARBLER

CAPE MAY WARBLER

PRAIRIE WARBLER

LINCOLN’S SPARROW



















Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)






Shorebirds seen at the complex this week.




SEMI-PALMATED PLOVER

AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER

BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER

KILLDEER

WILSON’S SNIPE

GREATER YELLOWLEGS

LESSER YELLOWLEGS

SPOTTED SANDPIPER

LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER

STILT SANDPIPER

SEMI-PALMATED SANDPIPER

DUNLIN

PECTORAL SANDPIPER




     9/25: 7 Warbler species and a PHILADELPHIA VIREO were seen on Howland 
Island.

     9/26: the last day for a positive sighting of the GLOSSY IBIS at 
Knox-Marsellus Marsh.

     9/28: A PEREGRINE FALCON, 3 LINCOLN’S SPARROWS, a STILT SANDPIPER and a 
LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER were all noted on the Wildlife Drive.

     9/29: A CACKLING GOOSE and a BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER were seen from East 
Road. A PHILADELPHIA VIREO and a late MOURNING WARBLER were seen along Towpath 
Road.







Onondaga County






     9/25: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was seen along the Onondaga Creek Creek Walk 
north of Hiawatha Blvd. in Syracuse. 

     9/26: An OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER was seen at Green Lakes State Park.

     9/28: A GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH was see at Three Rivers WMA north of 
Baldwinsville.

     9/29: A PHILADELPHIA VIREO and 11 Warbler species including 7 CAPE MAYS 
were seen at Oneida Shores State Park. 12 Warbler species including 2 BAY 
BREASTED WARBLERS were seen at Three Rivers WMA. A PEREGRIND FALCON was seen 
fro Jamesville Ave. in Syracuse.







Oswego County






     9/26: A PRAIRIE WARBLER was seen in Constantia.

     9/28: A PIPIT was seen on Baum Road in Hastings.







Madison County






     9/24: A LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER was seen at the Madison Street Impoundment 
north of Hamilton.

     9/27: A CACKLING GOOSE was seen on Woodman Pond north of Hamilton.

     9/28: A GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOODE was seen on Co. Rt. 85 near Woodman 
Pond.







Oneida County






     9/25: A GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH was seen near Rt.12 south of Clinton.

     9/28: 9 Warbler species including 6 CAPE MAYS were seen at the Woodford 
Memorial State Forest east of Sangerfield.







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2019-09-23 Thread Joseph Brin

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September 23, 2019




NYSY 09. 23. 19




Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert




To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com




Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, 
Cayuga, 

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex




Compiled: September 23 at 11:00 a.m.




Compiler: Joseph Brin




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Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week of September 
16, 2019













Highlights:

--




GLOSSY IBIS

CACKLING GOOSE

SANDHILL CRANE

STILT SANDPIPER

BAIRD’S SANDPIPER

COMMON NIGHTHAWK

RED-HEADED WOODPECKER

YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER

OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER

SEDGE WREN

GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH

PHILADELPHIA VIREO

LINCOLN’S SPARROW

WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW
















Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)






Shorebirds seen at the complex this week.




SEMI-PALMATED PLOVER

AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER

KILLDEER

BAIRD’S SANDPIPER

PECTORAL SANDPIPER

LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER

WILSON’S SNIPW

GREATER YELLOWLEGS

LESSER YELLOWLEGS

LEAST SANDPIPER

SOLITARY SANDPIPER

SPOTTED SANDPIPER

SEMI-PALMATED SANDPIPER

STILT SANDPIPER




The GLOSSY IBIS found last week at Knox-Marsellus has continued to be present 
throughout the week.




     9/18:  A PHILADELPHIA VIREO and a CAPE MAY WARBLER were seen on VanDyne 
Spoor road

     9/19: 8 species of Shorebirds including BAIRD’S SANDPIPER and LONG-BILLED 
DOWITCHER were seen at the Visitor’s Center.

     9/20: A CACKLING GOOSE was seen at the Visitor’s Center.

     9/23: A GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH was seen and photographed in the bushes at 
Tschache Pool.







Cayuga County






     YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER, PHILADELPHIA VIREO and at least three 
RED-HEADED WOODPECKERS were reported from West Barrier Beach Park and the State 
Park grounds at Fair Haven this week.







Onondaga County






     9/17: A n OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER was again found at Raddison River Park 
(private) north of Baldwinsville and was seen through the 21st.

     9/18: A GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH was found at Raddison River Park.

     9/19: A COMMON NIGHTHAWK was seen at Barry Park in Syracuse.

     9/21: A LINCOLN’S SPARROW was seen at Raddison River Park. A 
YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER and 2 CAPE MAY WARBLERS were seen on the Onondaga 
Creek Creek Walk north of Hiawathe Blvd. in Syracuse. 6 Warbler species and 6 
PHILADELPHIA VIREOS were seen at Labrador Hollow Unique Area. A CAPE MAY 
WARBLER was seen in Manlius.







Oswego County






     9/19: A SEDGE WREN was found at Sandy Island State Park on Lake Ontario 
along with a PHILADELPHIA VIREO and a CAPE MAY WARBLER.

     9/20: The SEDGE WREN was refound at Sandy Island along with 3 RED-HEADED 
WOODPECKERS.

     9/22: A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen on Hinman Road north of Port 
Ontario.

     9/23: A LINCOLN’S SPARROW was seen on Hinman Road.







Madison County






     9/20: A PHILADELPHIA VIREO and 2 LINCOLN’S SPARROWS were seen at the 
Tuscarora nature Area west of Erieville. A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen 
at Woodman Pond north of Hamilton.

     9/22: A LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER was seen at the Madison Street Impoundment 
north of Hamilton. A SANDHILL CRANE was found at the Sky High Sod Farm north of 
Chittenango.







Oneida County






     9/16: 8 species of Warblers including CAPE MAY were seen at the Spring 
Farm Nature Sanctuary south of Clinton.

     9/17: An OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER was seen in Waterville.

     9/19: A PHILADELPHIA VIREO was seen at Spring Farm Nature Sanctuary.

     9/21: A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen at the Sparin Farn Nature 
Sanctuary.







Herkimer County






     9/20: An early WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW was seen at a feeder north of 
Dolgeville.

     

     




        




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2019-09-16 Thread Joseph Brin

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September 16, 2019




NYSY 09. 16. 19




Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert




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Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, 
Cayuga, 

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex




Compiled: September 16 at 11:00 a.m.




Compiler: Joseph Brin




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Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week of September 
09, 2019













Highlights:

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AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN

GLOSSY IBIS

SORA

STILT SANDPIPER

BAIRD’S SANDPIPER

WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

WHIMBREL

LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL

COMMON NIGHTHAWK

RED-HEADED WOODPECKER

YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER

OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER

PHILADELPHIA VIREO

SWAINSON’S THRUSH

AMERICAN PIPIT













Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)






Shorebirds seen at the complex this week.




SEMI-PALMATED PLOVER

AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER

KILLDEER

SOLITARY SANDPIPER

GREATER YELLOWLEGS

LESSER YELLOWLEGS

LEAST SANDPIPER

PECTORAL SANDPIPER

SEMI-PALMATED SANDPIPER

LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER

WILSON’S SNIPE

STILT SANDPIPER

WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

BAIRD’S SANDPIPER

SPOTTED SANDPIPER




     9/11: A GLOSSY IBIS was found in Knox-Marsellus Marsh and was seen through 
9/15. A COMMON NIGHTHAWK was seen near Wilgoose Field on Rt. 89.

     9/15: The AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN was still being seen at Knox-Marsellus 
Marsh. Nine species of Shorebirds including STILT SANDPIPER, BAIRD’S SANDPIPER 
and WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER were seen at Knox-Marsellus Marsh. Also seen was the 
GLOSSY IBIS.







Cayuga County






     9/14: A LESSER BLACK-BACLED GULL was found at West Barrier Bar Park in 
Fair Haven. Also seen was a fly over WHIMBREL.

     9/15: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER and a SWAINSON’S THRUSH were seen at Fair 
Haven State Park.







Onondaga County






     9/10: A WHIP-POOR-WILL was heard and seen at Three Rivers WMA north of 
Baldwinsville.

     9/11: An OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER continued at Raddison River Park east of 
Baldwinsville.

     9/13: an OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER was seen on the Erie Canal Trail in 
Fayetteville.

     9/14: A PHILADELPHIA VIREO was found at Three Rivers WMA. A YELLOW-BELLIED 
FLYCATCHER was seen at Labrador Hollow Unique Area.

     9/15: A COMMON NIGHTHAWK was seen on Eastman Road east of Northern 
Boulevard east of Hancock Airport.







Oswego County






     9/9: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was seen at Sandy Island State Park on Lake 
Ontario.

     9/14: The RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was again seen at Sandy Island State Park. 
5 AMERICAN PIPITS and a SANDERLING were seen at Oswego Harbor. 15 species of 
WARBLERS were seen along the Lake Ontario Lakeshore from Oswego to Mexico.

     9/15: A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen at a private resicence in 
Hastings. A PHILADELPHIA VIREO was seen at Selkirk Shores on Lake Ontario.







Madison County






     9/11: A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen at Tuscarora Nature park west 
of Erieville.

     9/14: A SORA continues at the Madison Street Impoundment north of Hamilton.







Oneida county

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     9/13: 15 species of Warblers plus a COMMON NIGHTHAWK and a PHILADELPHIA 
VIREO were seen at Spring Farms Nature Sanctuary south of Clinton.




        




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2019-09-09 Thread Joseph Brin

RBA




*New York




September 02, 2019




NYSY 09. 02. 19




Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert




To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com




Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, 
Cayuga, 

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex




Compiled: September 02 at 11:00 a.m.




Compiler: Joseph Brin




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Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week of August 26, 
2019













Highlights:

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AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN

WHITE IBIS

EURASIAN WIGEON

SANDHILL CRANE

RUDY TURNSTONE

RED-NECKED PHALAROPE

COMMON NIGHTHAWK

RED-HEADED WOODPECKER

YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER

OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER

PHILADELPHIA VIREO

SWAINSON’S THRUSH

GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH

YELLOW-THROATED WARBLER













Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)






Shorebirds seen at the complex this week.




AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER

BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER

SEMI-PALMATED PLOVER

KILLDEER

STILT SANDPIPER

SANDERLING

LEAST SANDPIPER

SEMI-PALMATED SANDPIPER

SPOTTED SANDPIPER

GREATER YELLOWLEGS

LESSER YELLOWLEGS

BAIRD’S SANDPIPER

PECTORAL SANDPIPER

WILSON’S SNIPE

DUNLIN

SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER

LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER

SOLITARY SANDPIPER

WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

RED-NECKED PHALAROPE




     9/4: This was the last day for a positive sighting of the WHITE IBIS at 
Knox-Marsellus Marsh. BAIRD’S SANDPIPER, RED-NECKED PHALAROPE and 18 SANDHILL 
CRANES were also seen at Knox-Marsellus.

     9/7: An EURASIAN WIGEON was seen on the Wildlife Drive. A GRAY-CHEEKED 
THRUSH was found on Howland Island.

     9/8: The AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN continues at Knox-Marsellus Marsh. A 
RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was seen on VanDyne Spoor Road.







Cayuga County






     9/8: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was seen at Fair Haven State Park.







Onondaga County






     9/3: A COMMON NIGHTHAWK was seen in Manlius.

     9/5: A rare for this area YELLOW-THROATED WARBLER was seen at a private 
residence on River Road in Baldwinsville.

     9/6: An OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER was seen at Labrador Hollow Park. An 
OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER was found at Raddison River Park on the Seneca River. It 
has been seen through the 8th. A PHILADELPHIA VIREO was seen here also.

     9/7: An OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER was seen at Green Lakes State Park. A 
YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen at Labrador Hollow Park.

     9/8: A SWAINSON’S THRUSH was seen at Green Lakes State Park.







Oswego County






     9/4: A RUDDY TURNSTONE was found at Oswego Harbor.

     9/5: A PHILADELPHIA VIREO was seen at a private residence in Hastings.

     9/9: 8 species of Warblers and a RED-HEADED WOODPECKER were seen at Sandy 
Island State Park on Lake Ontario.







Madison County

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     9/3: A PHILADELPHIA VIREO was seen at Tuscarora nature Park in Erieville.

     9/4: A LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER was found at the Madison Street north of 
Hamilton and has been present through the 7th.

     9/7: 2 AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVERS were seen at the Sky High sod farm north of 
Chittenango.

     9/8: A COMMON NIGHTHAWK was seen at Woodman Pond north of Hamilton.







Oneida County






     9/5: A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen at Spring Farms Nature Center 
south of Clinton.

     9/8: A PHILADELPHIA VIREO was seen in Waterville. 10 species of Warblers 
were seen at the Spring Farms Nature Center.







Herkimer county






     9/8: A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen on Partridge Hille Road in 
Barneveld.







        




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2019-09-02 Thread Joseph Brin

RBA




*New York




September 02, 2019




NYSY 09. 02. 19




Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert




To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com




Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, 
Cayuga, 

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex




Compiled: September 02 at 11:00 a.m.




Compiler: Joseph Brin




Onondaga Audubon Homepage: www.onondagaaudubon.org













Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week of August 26, 
2019













Highlights:

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AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN

WHITE IBIS

LEAST BITTERN

SNOWY EGRET

BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON

LEAST BITTERN

CANVASBACK

READHEAD

EURASIAN WIGEON

GOLDEN EAGLE

BLACK VULTURE

SANDHILL CRANE

SORA

WILSON’S PHALAROPE

WHIMBREL

BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER

AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER

WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER

STILT SANDPIPER

SANDERLING

LAUGHING GULL

COMMON NIGHTHAWK

WHIP-POOR-WILL

RED-HEADED WOODPECKER

YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER

OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER

DICKCISSEL

GRASSHOPPER SPARROW










Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)






     It has been an exciting week at Montezuma. On 8/28 the first ever WHITE 
IBIS showed up at Knox-Marsellus Marsh and has been somewhat cooperative ever 
since. No report on it yet today. In addition the LAUGHING GULL, AMERICAN WHITE 
PELICAN and SNOWY EGRET were present most of the week, also at Knox-Marsellus.




     Shorebirds reported at the complex this week.

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GREATER YELLOWLEGS

LESSER YELLOWLEGS

SPOTTED SANDPIPER

LEAST SANDPIPER

SEMI-PALMATED PLOVER

AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER

BLASK-BELLIED PLOVER

KILLDEER

SOLITARY SANDPIPER

PECTORAL SANDPIPER

SEMI-PALMATED SANDPIPER

AMERICAN WOODCOCK

WHIMBREL

DUNLIN

LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER

STILT SANDPIPER

WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

RED-NECKED PHALAROPE

WILSON’S SNIPE

SANDERLING

BAIRD’S SANDPIPER




     8/28: 2 COMMON NIGHTHAWKS were seen at VanDyne Spoor Road. the WHITE IBIS 
is discovered at Knox-Marsellus Marsh.

     8/30: A WHIMBREL was found at Knox-Marsellus Marsh. A SNOWY EGRET was seen 
at South Spring Pond.

     8/31: A DICKCISSEL was heard again at East Road. Heard again on 9/1.

     9/1: 10 Warbler species, an OLIVE-SIDED FLYCATCHER and 2 LEAST BITTERNS 
were found on Howland Island. A WILSON’S PHALAROPE and an eclipse male EURASIAN 
WIGEON were seen on the Wildlife Drive near the Eagle sculpture. 150 GREAT 
EGRETS and the SNOWY EGRET were observed roosting near Mays Point. A possible 
Anhinga was thought to be with them. The LAUGHING GULL, the WHITE IBIS and the 
AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN were all caught in one camera frame at Knox-Marsellus 
Marsh.

     9/2: The AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN continues at Knox-Marsellus and the 
EURASIAN WIGEON also continues on the Wildlife Drive.







Cayuga county






     9/31: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was seen at Fair Haven State Park.







Onondaga County






     8/29: 2 COMMON NIGHTHAWKS were seen at Three Rivers WMA northe of 
Baldwinsville.







Oswego County






     8/28: A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was seen at Derby Hill

     9/1: A GOLDEN EAGLE was seen at Derby Hill. A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER 
was seen at Deer Creek Marsh south of Sandy Pond on Lake Ontario.







Madison County






     8/27: A SORA was seen at the Madison Street Impoundment north of Hamilton.

     8/28: 8 COMMON NIGHTHAWKS were seen at Woodman Pond north of Hamilton.

     8/29: 40 AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVERS and a BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER were found at 
the Sky High turf farm north of Chittenango. A GRASSHOPPER SPARROW was found at 
Mason Hill east of Hamilton.

     9/1: 6 shorebird species including SANDERLING were found at the Sky High 
turf farm.

     9/2: A BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER was seen on Ditchbank road north of 
Canastota.







Oneida County






     A RED-HEADED WOODPECKER was seen at Verona Beach State Park







Herkimer County






     8/29: A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen at a private resicence north of 
Dolgeville.

     8/30: A BLACK VULTURE was seen near Middleville.

     8/31: A WHIP-POOR-WILL was seen at a sensitive area near Salisbury.




     




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2019-08-19 Thread Joseph Brin

RBA




*New York




August 19, 2019




NYSY 08. 19. 19




Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert




To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com




Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, 
Cayuga, 

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex




Compiled: August 19 at 11:00 a.m.




Compiler: Joseph Brin




Onondaga Audubon Homepage: www.onondagaaudubon.org













Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week of August 12, 
2019













Highlights:

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AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN

BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON

CANVASBACK

BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER

WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

STILT SANDPIPER

LAUGHING GULL

RED-HEADED WOODPECKER

ACADIAN FLYCATCHER

YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER

GOLDEN-WINGED WARBLER

ORCHARD ORIOLE







Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)






     Shorebirds reported at the complex this week.

     -

     

     LEAST SANDPIPER

     SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER

     LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER

     SOLITARY SANDPIPER

     GREATER YELLOWLEGS

     LESSER YELLOWLEGS

     STILT SANDPIPER

     SPOTTED SANDPIPER

     KILLDEER

     SEMIPALMATED PLOVER

     BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER

     SEMI-PALMATED SANDPIPER

     WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

     RUDDY TURNSTONE

     PECTORAL SANDPIPER

     WILSON’S PHALAROPE

     WILSON’S SNIPE




     8/16: An AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN and a hatch year LAUGHING GULL were found 
at Knox-Marsellus Marsh. Both were seen through yesterday although the Pelican 
moved to VanDyne Spoor Road in the Afternoon.

     8/17: A CANVASBACK continues in Knox-Marsellus Marsh. A STILT SANDPIPER 
was seen at Mays Point Pool.

     8/18: 11 species of shorebirds including BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER and 
WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER were seen at Knox-Marsellus Marsh. A RUDDY TURNSTONE was 
seen at the big metal Eagle along the Wildlife Drive.







Onondaga County






     8/12: 2 COMMON LOONS and 19 COMMON GALLINULES, young and adult, were seen 
on Onondaga Lake from the West Shore Trail.

     8/17: An immature BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON was seen on the Onondaga Creek 
creek walk north of Hiawatha Boulevard in Syracuse.

      8/18: A GOLDEN-WINGED WARBLER was seen on Bardeen Road in Fabius.

      8/19: An ACADIAN FLYCATCHER, possibly a young bird, was heard in Whiskey 
Hollow west of Baldwinsville.







Oswego County






     8/17: A YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER was seen at a private residence in 
Hastings. An ORCHARD ORIOLE was seen on Sage Creek Drive near Derby Hill.

     8/18: 2 RED-HEADED WOODPECKERS were seen at Derby Hill Bird Observatory on 
Lake Ontario.







Oneida County






     8/15: 3 RED-HEADED WOODPECKERS, 2 adults and a juvenile,  were found at 
Verona Beach State Park near the camp store. 




     

     




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Region 5




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2019-08-12 Thread Joseph Brin

RBA




*New York




August 12 2019




NYSY 08. 12. 19




Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert




To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com




Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, 
Cayuga, 

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex




Compiled: August 12 at 11:00 a.m.




Compiler: Joseph Brin




Onondaga Audubon Homepage: www.onondagaaudubon.org













Greetings: This is the Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert for the week of August 05, 
2019













Highlights:

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BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON

CANVASBACK

SANDHILL CRANE

BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER

WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

STILT SANDPIPER

LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER

SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER

STILT SANDPIPER

SANDERLING

ACADIAN FLYCATCHER

RED-HEADED WOODPECKER

SEDGE WREN

ORCHARD ORIOLE







Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (MNWR) and Montezuma Wetlands Complex (MWC)






     Shorebirds reported at the complex this week.




     KILLDEER

     SEMI-PALMATED PLOVER

     BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER

     LEAST SANDPIPER

     SEMI-PALMATED SANDPIPER

     SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER

     LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER

     SPOTTED SANDPIPER

     GREATER YELLOWLEGS

     LESSER YELLOWLEGS

     STILT SANDPIPER

     WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

     PECTORAL SANDPIPER

     WILSON’S SNIPE




     A male CANVASBACK continues at Knox-Marsellus Pool.

     8/5: A WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER was seen from VanDyne Spoor Road.

     8/7: One SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER and 2 LONG-BILLED DOWITCHERS were seen 
along the Wildlife Drive.

     8/9: 2 SANDHILL CRANES were seen at Howland Island.

     8/10: An ORCHARD ORIOLE was seen along the Wildlife Drive. 2 BLACK-BELLIED 
PLOVERS were seen at Knox-Marsellus Pool.

     8/11: On a shorebird walk at Knox-Marsellus and Puddler’s Pools 11 species 
of Shorebirds plus one unidentified Dowitcher were seen. 7 WHITE-RUMPED 
SANDPIPERS were seen. Also 10 SANDHILL CRANES were found.







Cayuga County






     8/9: A SANDERLING was seen at West Barrier Bar Park in Fair Haven.







Onondaga County






     8/6: 2 SEDGE WRENS were found at Three Rivers WMA north of Baldwinsville. 
After being reported for a number of weeks this was the last positive report.

     8/9: An ACADIAN FLYCATCHER continues at Whiskey Hollow west of 
Baldwinsville.







Oswego County






     8/11: An adult RED-HEASED WOODPECKER was found at the inlet to Sandy 
Island State Park. It was relocated on the 12th. 6 SANDERLINGS were also seen.







Madison County






     8/6: 5 Shorebird species including 13 SOLITARY SANDPIPERS were seen at 
Eaton Brook Pool.







Herkimer County






     8/8: 6 Shorebird species including 1 SEMI-PALMATED PLOVER were seen at the 
McKoons Road Wetland north of Richfield Springs. Also found was a GREAT EGRET.

     

     




             

  

     

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