Nice raptor migration observation yesterday from Adam Troyer in Candor. Thanks
for sharing Dave!
I scanned the sky from Comfort Rd in Danby from 10:35-11:15 yesterday and only
saw 19 Broad-wingeds – winds were stronger south (~10 mph) than forecasted.
Later in the afternoon I noticed a
I talked to Reuben again today. He said that yesterday’s Broad-winged Hawk
migration path shifted eastward during the day. Reuben also heard from another
Amish farmer/birder, Adam Troyer in Candor NY, who counted these raptors
migrating past his place yesterday:
774 Broad-winged Hawks
I heard and saw a Broad-winged Hawk this morning in apparent possession of the
traditional Maple Ave territory. Quite a few other Broad-wings were passing
over West Danby, right through the midday. Then at about 2:30 there was some
kind of aggressive interaction at treetop level involving three
We had him yesterday down in Spencer. I've really enjoyed seeing the dark
morph; it's been awhile but he was hanging around before the weather really
On Sun, Apr 22, 2018 at 3:37 PM, wrote:
> We also had Broad-winged overflight this afternoon.
> John and Sue
We also had Broad-winged overflight this afternoon.
John and Sue Gregoire
Kestrel Haven Migration Observatory
5373 Fitzgerald Rd
Burdett, NY 14818
On 2018-04-22 19:30, Laura Stenzler wrote:
> A broad-winged hawk just flew low over our house
Could be. I just spent 2 hours on Mt. Pleasant and had only 2 hawk migrants--a
SHARP-SHINNED and a BROAD-WING. Steve Fast
On Sunday, April 17, 2016 12:55 PM, Geo Kloppel
I believe my local Broad-winged Hawk has returned today. For several hours it
Yes, Derby Hill has seen very few Broad-wings yet, unless they got a pulse
today. But my guy is definitely back, even swooping into the woods overlooking
Maple Ave, where the nests from previous years are located. He's in the
vanguard every year!
What a racket the Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers are