[nysbirds-l] Say’s Phoebe, morning flight - Jones Beach, Nassau County

2019-10-19 Thread Timothy Healy
An impressive flight following last night’s NW winds included a flyby observation of Say’s Phoebe near the Jones Beach Coast Guard Station boat basin this morning. I cannot say whether the bird continued on or put down somewhere nearby; I followed up its flight and spent some time searching but

[nysbirds-l] Central Park NYC - Sat. Oct. 19, 2019: Six Species of Wood Warblers, Red-eyed Vireo, Empidonax Flycatcher

2019-10-19 Thread Deborah Allen
Central Park NYC Saturday October 19, 2019OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, Deborah Allen, m.ob. Highlights: Six Species of Wood Warblers, Common Raven, Empidonax Flycatcher, Red-eyed Vireo, Scarlet Tanager. Canada Goose - 26Wood Duck - female Balcony Bridge (Deb)Northern Shoveler - 12Gadwall - male

[nysbirds-l] Pelham Bay Park and Thompson Pond birds

2019-10-19 Thread Andrew Block
- Orchard Beach section, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY 10+ Brant (first of the season)1 Northern Flicker 2 Red-bellied Woodpeckers1 Blue-headed Vireoseveral Blue Jays4 Black-capped Chickadees15 Double-crested Cormorants3 Herring Gulls7+ Ring-billed Gulls1 House Wren6+ Golden-crowned Kinglets2

[nysbirds-l] Marine Nature Study Area

2019-10-19 Thread Sy Schiff
First really cold day. A change for land birds. The most interesting was a WHITE-EYED VIREO that allowed for a quick photo. Other first of the season at this place were RUBY and GOLDEN-CROWNED KINGLETS. A HERMIT THRUSH continues. Lots of Yellow-rumped Warblers and a dozen Swamp Sparrows