[cayugabirds-l] Re: [cayugabirds-l] report: Montezuma trip Sat 13 Aug; next trip Sat 20 Aug 7am

2016-08-14 Thread Dave Nutter
I want to clarify that regarding the breeding plumage Dowitcher which Ann found at Benning and identified as Long-billed, my writing was sloppy and ambiguous, therefore inadvertently hurtful, for which I apologize. I did not at all intend to impugn her ability to observe or ID it. I referred to

[cayugabirds-l] report: Montezuma trip Sat 13 Aug; next trip Sat 20 Aug 7am

2016-08-13 Thread Dave Nutter
This morning I led a shorebird trip starting at 7am at the Montezuma NWR Visitor Center. Next Saturday (20 Aug) Dave Nicosia will lead a trip starting at the same time (7am) & place (Visitor Center off NYS-5/US-20).  Our group was initially comprised of 5 experienced birders with 4 scopes, the