Re: [nysbirds-l] pics/vid of amazing fallout in Texas

2013-05-21 Thread Robert Lewis
All,   The unanimous consensus from several observers is that the warbler is indeed a Swainson's.  I'm sure I've never seen a video of one before; perhaps others have.   BTW at 6:00 minutes into the video is a nice clip of a warbler we see more often in the greater NY City area, but seldom do

Re: [nysbirds-l] Lark Bunting sighting

2013-05-21 Thread Cesar Castillo
Where are you located?  Has it come back.  Was it a mature male?  Great sighting, thanks! Thanks!!! From: Kristin Gornell kgorn...@optonline.net To: NYSbirds-L@cornell.edu NYSbirds-L@cornell.edu Sent: Monday, May 20, 2013 9:45 PM Subject: [nysbirds-l] Lark

[nysbirds-l] American Golden-Plover-- Queens

2013-05-21 Thread Michael Lester
Hi all, An American Golden-Plover was in the baseball field directly adjacent to the parking lot at Big Egg Marsh (Broad Channel American Park) ~8:20 this morning. Michael Lester Bayside -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME

Re: [nysbirds-l] A little corn crake help

2013-05-21 Thread Larry Federman
I thoroughly enjoyed the original post, trying to decipher the British colloquialisms! Apparently Mackie is looking for a rail, our equivalent to a corn crake however, the corn crake prefers grassland habitats, while our North American rails are found in marshes. Mackie, I suggest doing a