Re: [cayugabirds-l] Killdeer

2018-02-21 Thread Linda Orkin
Several Song Sparrows and two Redwings singing at Sapsucker woods Ithaca, NY this morning also. And so it begins and makes itself noticed. Linda Orkin On Wed, Feb 21, 2018 at 12:21 PM, wrote: > In addition to multiple flights of Snows (white and blue) and Canadas last >

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Killdeer Courtship at Myers

2015-03-27 Thread Susan Fast
One recent good description of poses, etc. is the Stokes Nature Guides, Guide to Bird Behavior, vol. 2.The original Saunders source is Saunders, Aretas Andrews, The Summer Birds of Central New York Marshes  Roosevelt Wild Life Bulletin. vol. 3 , pp. 335-475.  1926Also A. C. Bent's Life

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Killdeer Courtship at Myers

2015-03-27 Thread Gary Kohlenberg
this behavior. Gary From: [] On Behalf Of Susan Fast Sent: Friday, March 27, 2015 5:45 AM To: Marie P. Read;; CAYUGABIRDS-L Subject: Re: [cayugabirds-l] Killdeer Courtship at Myers One

RE: [cayugabirds-l] Killdeer Courtship at Myers

2015-03-26 Thread Marie P. Read
I've seen Killdeer doing this and similar behaviors a number of times early in the breeding season. Sometimes in pairs, sometimes several birds together. My impression is that it has both territorial and courtship components. Pairs do something similar during a nest scrape display...the male

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Killdeer

2015-03-10 Thread Daniel Graham
Flyover Killdeer here in Tburg south of Taughannock just now. On 3/10/15, Birding wrote: Flyover Killdeer at aurora boathouse. Calling. Guessing it was scared off the spit by flyover Bald Eagle. Sent from my iPhone -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

Re: [cayugabirds-l] killdeer

2014-03-14 Thread John Confer
Killdeer must have been on the move. I saw 11 Killdeer in half a mile along flooded fields on Flatiron Rd., Caroline just before it turned bitter cold with snow. I wonder how many survived. John Confer On 3/12/2014 6:53 PM, wrote: *Cayugabirds-L List Info:* -- Cayugabirds-L

Re: [cayugabirds-l] KILLDEER

2012-03-08 Thread Pelkie Chris
If he starts licking his lips, close your blinds! On 20120308, at 14:24 , Meena Haribal wrote: A killdeer just flew over my office window! Also a Turkey Vulture has been hanging here often, he almost looks like as if he was looking into the office! Meena -- Cayugabirds-L List