[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2019-09-09 Thread TURNER
We had 43 birds last night and 139 nighthawks tonight. About a dozen came down toward dusk to feed over the pond, providing great views. Interestingly, 23 birds headed in the opposite direction - from the southwest to the northeast - from what we usually observe. It was nice to welcome some

Re: [nysbirds-l] Orange County birding RFI

2019-09-09 Thread Felipe Pimentel
Hi Robert, This is my e-bird report from yesterday. The place is called “Pine Island Turf Nursery and it is a commercial sod farm (and other crops too). Generally, they leave birders enter the farm during the weekends and when they are not actively working on the fields. If they have the “were

[nysbirds-l] Orange County birding RFI

2019-09-09 Thread Robert Lewis
I am interested in detailed birding advice for Orange County, especially the "black dirt region." I have been to Pine Island and the Liberty Lane area.  Apparently Liberty Lane is private property and closed to entry now. Apparently some Sandhill Cranes have been seen recently nearby; also

[nysbirds-l] Central Park NYC - Mon. Sept. 9, 2019: 13 Species of Wood Warblers, Scarlet Tanager, Migrating Ospreys

2019-09-09 Thread Deborah Allen
Central Park NYC Monday September 9, 2019 OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, m.ob. Highlights: Thirteen species of Wood Warblers, including Prairie and Cape May warblers, migrating Ospreys, and an uptick in the numbers of Common Yellowthroats and Veerys. Canada Goose - flyover flock of 12 Mallard -

[nysbirds-l] Syracuse area RBA

2019-09-09 Thread Joseph Brin
RBA *New York September 02, 2019 NYSY 09. 02. 19 Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, Cayuga,  Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands

[nysbirds-l] Dickcissel

2019-09-09 Thread patrickhoran
I just found a dickcissel behind the van courtland pool in the wetlands area.thought it might interest some of the regulars in the bx who are in the area birding                                                    Pat hSent from my Samsung Galaxy smartphone. -- NYSbirds-L List Info:

[nysbirds-l] Bryant Park NYC

2019-09-09 Thread Gabriel Willow
I led the first of my fall twice-weekly NYC Audubon bird walks in Bryant Park this morning. We had fairly low diversity but good numbers of several Warbler species: about a dozen Common Yellowthroat, 5 Northern Waterthrush, several Ovenbirds and American Redstarts, a B Warbler, and my FOS

Re: [nysbirds-l] Buff Breasted sandpiper Heckscher field 8

2019-09-09 Thread Tom Gabe
Buff breasted sandpiper at the puddle in field 7 parking lot at 7:57 a.m. with least sandpipers. Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android On Sun, Sep 8, 2019 at 2:32 PM, ArieGilbert wrote: viewed from this location at 14.31 on 9-8-19 On beach 

[nysbirds-l] A radar "fallout" in NYC

2019-09-09 Thread Gus Keri
The radar map is showing a massive amount of birds landing in NYC and the tristate area. I haven't seen this much activities in a long time, especially between 2 and 3 am. It is promising for good birding day. https://radar.weather.gov/Conus/northeast_loop.php