[nysbirds-l] Swindler Cove Park & Sherman Creek: Sat. 4-Nov-2017

2017-11-04 Thread Ben Cacace
*NY County Highlights (Fall season): * Cooper's Hawk (adult) & Palm Warbler (3). The low tide mudflats were dominated by Ring-billed Gulls. *1st hour*: *19 spp.*; *2nd*: *+4*; *3rd*: *+1 & 1 taxa* = *24 spp.* Full checklist & images: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S40304429 -- Ben

[nysbirds-l] Mark Garland - BirdCallsRadio

2017-11-04 Thread Mardi Dickinson
Birders et al! Thought many of you would be interested in BirdCallsRadio’s next guest Mark Garland talks Monarch Butterflies bit.ly/PAGm8L Cheers, Mardi Dickinson Connecticut www.kymrygroup.com -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm

[nysbirds-l] addendum to previous report

2017-11-04 Thread Andrew Block
Also had a Red-shouldered Hawk. Andrew Andrew v. F. Block Consulting Naturalist 20 Hancock Avenue, Apt. 3 Yonkers, Westchester Co., New York 10705-4629 Phone: 914-963-3080; Cell: 914-319-9701  www.flickr.com/photos/conuropsis/albums -- NYSbirds-L List Info:

[nysbirds-l] Lafayetteville Multiple Use Area birds

2017-11-04 Thread Andrew Block
11/4/17 - Lafayetteville Multiple Use Area, Town of Milan, Dutchess Co., NY 25+ Canada Geese1 Red-tailed Hawk2 Mourning Doves2 Red-bellied Woodpeckers1 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker1 Downy Woodpecker2 Northern Flickers1 Pileated Woodpeckerseveral Blue Jaysseveral American Crows2 Common Ravens4+

[nysbirds-l] Pelham Bay Gull / Red-shouldered Hawks

2017-11-04 Thread Steve Walter
On my way to the hawk watch at Greenwich Audubon Center, I stopped off at Pelham Bay Park this morning to look for the Black-headed Gull. I quickly spotted a noticeably smaller gull among a few Ring-bills in the southwest corner of the parking lot. I was unaware of the age of the reported

[nysbirds-l] Central Park NYC - Sat., Nov. 4, 2017 - E. Meadowlark, E. Bluebird, Orange-crowned & Black-throated Green Warblers, more

2017-11-04 Thread Deborah Allen
Central Park NYC Saturday, November 4, 2017 OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, Deborah Allen, m.ob. Highlights: Eastern Meadowlark, Eastern Bluebird, Orange-crowned & Black-throated Green Warblers, Common Ravens. Canada Goose - southbound skeins overhead, the largest with 57 birds Wood Duck - male

[nysbirds-l] Sands Point Preserve & nearby area; Bald Eagle, American Pipit, etc

2017-11-04 Thread GQ
Finally, on October 35th, it felt like fall this morning in the Sands Point Preserve. It was about 44 degrees at 8AM and their was quite a bit of migratory movement. I didn’t see anything outstanding but did pick up some fall birds that I had missed up to this point. There was a big push of

Re:[nysbirds-l] nysbirds-l digest: November 04, 2017

2017-11-04 Thread carl safina
Brown Booby was in Montauk Nov 4, on pole of channel marker 11 in the East Lake. Visible from Star Island Rd and the Montauk Yacht Club at around 1:30 pm. It was not there when we looked from the road, when we went to the Yacht Club for a different view of the harbor, it had just arrived back on

Re: [nysbirds-l] Black-headed Gull Pelham Bay Park Bronx

2017-11-04 Thread Andrew Baksh
Posting again since the bird was flushed by off leashed dogs and went missing for a bit. I relocated it in the Lagoon. It has since frequented the parking lot but keeps moving around due to the increased weekend vehicular traffic. Last observed sleeping in the Orchard Beach parking lot. Also

[nysbirds-l] American Golden-Plover - Yes - Heckscher SP, Suffolk County

2017-11-04 Thread brian . whipple
American Golden-Plover also present, in the parking lot On Sat, Nov 4, 2017 at 9:25 AM Michael Zito wrote: > Long-billed dowitcher also present. > Mike Zito > > Sent from my iPhone > > > On Nov 4, 2017, at 8:51 AM, Michael Zito wrote: > > > > The

Re:[nysbirds-l] HudWit at Jamaica Bay

2017-11-04 Thread Corey Finger
Also a drake Eurasian Wigeon at the north end of the East Pond. Good Birding, Corey Finger Sent from my iPhone > On Nov 4, 2017, at 9:31 AM, Corey Finger <1birdsblog...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hudsonian Godwit currently at the Raunt at Jamaica Bay. You can still walk at > least that far up

[nysbirds-l] HudWit at Jamaica Bay

2017-11-04 Thread Corey Finger
Hudsonian Godwit currently at the Raunt at Jamaica Bay. You can still walk at least that far up the East Pond with boots. Good Birding, Corey Finger Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm

[nysbirds-l] Update - Long-billed Dowitcher - yes Re: 3 Godwits - Yes - Hecksherer SP, Suffolk County

2017-11-04 Thread Michael Zito
Long-billed dowitcher also present. Mike Zito Sent from my iPhone > On Nov 4, 2017, at 8:51 AM, Michael Zito wrote: > > The three godwits remain, also a juvenile pectoral Sandpiper. I have not > looked for the dowitcher or golden plovers yet. > > Mike Zito > > Sent

[nysbirds-l] 3 Godwits - Yes - Hecksherer SP, Suffolk County

2017-11-04 Thread Michael Zito
The three godwits remain, also a juvenile pectoral Sandpiper. I have not looked for the dowitcher or golden plovers yet. Mike Zito Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

Re: [nysbirds-l] Black-headed Gull Pelham Bay Park Bronx

2017-11-04 Thread Andrew Baksh
The Black-headed Gull continues this AM. Currently, at Orchard Beach. Cheers, "I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence." ~ Frederick Douglass 風 Swift as the wind 林 Quiet as the

[nysbirds-l] Cattle Egrets - Wellsville, Allegany County

2017-11-04 Thread Willie D'Anna
There have been several Cattle Egret reports popping up in New York and Ontario the past few days. Besides the three birds seen in Albion in Orleans County yesterday, a remarkable 20 individuals were found in ball fields in Wellsville, Allegany County. This checklist has a photo of only one bird

[nysbirds-l] RBA Correction

2017-11-04 Thread Gail Benson
We have just been informed that the bird initially identified as a Baird's Sandpiper at Jones Beach West End on Friday (yesterday) has been re-identified as the more expected White-rumped Sandpiper. Tom Burke & Gail Benson -- NYSbirds-L List Info: