[nysbirds-l] Curlew Sandpiper report from Cupsogue, Suffolk Co.

2020-09-27 Thread Anthony Collerton
Reported this morning by Aaron Virgin. Not seeing it on this ListServe so adding. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Wilson’s Phalarope at Sagg Pond, Suffolk County

2020-09-05 Thread Anthony Collerton
Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] 6 Hudsonian Godwits at Mecox

2020-09-04 Thread Anthony Collerton
Suffolk County. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Heads Up ... (Possible) Common Ringed Plover at Sagg Pond, Suffolk County

2020-09-02 Thread Anthony Collerton
This morning I had an interesting plover that showed a lot of the characteristics of a juv CRPL. The bird was notably larger than surrounding Semipalmated Plovers and had a robust, chunky feel to it. An extensive black mask seemed to reach the bill at the gape and the pale 'eye-stripe' was

[nysbirds-l] Wilson’s Plover at Sagg Pond

2020-08-30 Thread Anthony Collerton
Found by Joel Milton earlier, just redound. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Red-necked Phalarope at Sagg Pond

2020-08-29 Thread Anthony Collerton
Found by Christopher Gangemi just now. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Arctic Tern at Mecox

2020-05-19 Thread Anthony Collerton
With a lot of mixed terns sheltering from the wind. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Thick-billed Murre at Montauk (Yes)

2020-02-17 Thread Anthony Collerton
>From the lighthouse overlook. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Yellow-headed Blackbird, East Hampton

2020-02-02 Thread Anthony Collerton
Female / Imm type with 3,000 assorted ‘ickies’ (mostly Red-winged Blackbirds and Brown-headed Cowbirds) on Stephen Hand’s Path. Picked up and lost the bird quickly as the flock flushed but they are still here just further back from the road. Just North of the Sag Turnpike but on posted

[nysbirds-l] Barrow’s Goldeneye, Sammy’s Beach, East Hampton.

2020-02-01 Thread Anthony Collerton
Full male and female in the Three Mile Harbor side of Sammy’s. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES:

[nysbirds-l] King Eider at Shinnecock (Yes)

2020-01-11 Thread Anthony Collerton
Still present on the East side close to shore. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Yellow-headed Blackbird, Wading River (Yes)

2019-12-15 Thread Anthony Collerton
Still present West of Lewin Farms. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Golden Eagle, Riverhead

2019-12-15 Thread Anthony Collerton
Heads up for anyone goosing today. Just had an immature Golden Eagle being mobbed by Red-tails over Northville Turnpike and Sound Avenue. Unusual out here. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm

[nysbirds-l] Thick-billed Murre, East Hampton

2019-12-13 Thread Anthony Collerton
Just had one at Georgica Beach, feeding, fairly close to shore, drifting East. Also 5 Purple Sandpipers here. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Northern Shrike, Montauk

2019-11-29 Thread Anthony Collerton
Just had one at Teddy Roosevelt CP. getting grief from the local mockingbirds and last seen heading into the Startop area. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Brown Pelican at Montauk (Yes)

2019-11-08 Thread Anthony Collerton
Hunkered down with the gulls on the lawn at the Coastguard Station. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Godwits at Jamaica Bay

2019-10-09 Thread Anthony Collerton
Currently 29 Hudsonian Godwits, a Marbled Godwit and 5 Long-billed Dowitchers at the South end of the East Pond (in the rain). Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Mecox Inlet

2019-09-28 Thread Anthony Collerton
The mud flats are back. Although the cut is still closed (Sag Pond is also closed but the flats are gone). 100+ shorebirds at Mecox this morning including a late adult Baird’s Sandpiper, 2 White-rumped Sandpipers, etc. Also 3 Caspian and a few Royal Terns. No Avocet in either location ...

[nysbirds-l] Shorebirds at Jamaica Bay East Pond

2019-09-24 Thread Anthony Collerton
Not many but good variety including Wilson’s Phalarope (from the Raunt), Buff-breasted Sandpiper (SW), Stilt Sandpiper (2 S), etc. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Buff-breasted Sandpiper at Mecox (Yes)

2019-09-08 Thread Anthony Collerton
On the West side of the inlet. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Shorebirds in the Hamptons today

2019-08-22 Thread Anthony Collerton
Hit some of the usual spots. 20 shorebird species with the best being the American Avocet at Mecox at dawn and 9 Marbled Godwits, a Stilt Sandpiper and a Whimbrel at Cupsogue. Sammy’s Beach in East Hampton has also had up to 5 Whimbrels this week. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List

[nysbirds-l] Black-bellied Whistling-Ducks at Jones Beach (Yes)

2019-06-04 Thread Anthony Collerton
Tucked well into the reeds at the clover leaf pond. Perhaps 12. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES:

[nysbirds-l] Summer Tanagers in East Hampton

2019-05-18 Thread Anthony Collerton
Just by way of interest. Had a pair seemingly with a nest at a traditional site in NorthWest Harbor (restricted access) this morning. Lots of agitated chattering when I approached the area where I suspect the nest is. The male has also been singing here for some weeks. This is a location

[nysbirds-l] White-faced Ibis at Heckscher SP

2019-05-17 Thread Anthony Collerton
Currently two in the flooded grass area. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Both Murre species at Shinnecock

2019-01-19 Thread Anthony Collerton
Both present close to the jetty again this morning Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Both Murres at Shinnecock now

2019-01-13 Thread Anthony Collerton
Common and Thick-billed both present. 8:26am Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Black Guillemot Montauk

2018-12-09 Thread Anthony Collerton
Just had one pass the Concession heading East towards the Lighthouse. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Marbled Godwit at Jamaica Bay (Yes)

2018-09-03 Thread Anthony Collerton
Back at the South End now (1:35pm) Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Doctor’s Path, Riverhead Sod Farms (Yes)

2018-09-03 Thread Anthony Collerton
Same spot as yesterday. Just North of junction with Reeve’s Avenue. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Hudsonian Godwit at Jamaica Bay (Yes)

2018-08-25 Thread Anthony Collerton
At The Raunt. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Sea-watching this morning is good ..

2018-07-22 Thread Anthony Collerton
2 hours at Amagansett, Suffolk County, this morning netted: Cory’s Shearwater (418) Great Shearwater (9) Sooty Shearwater (78) Manx Shearwater (2) Wilson’s Storm-Petrel (9) Leach’s Storm-Petrel (1) Northern Gannet (1) Parasitic Jaeger (5) All very close to shore. More stuff further out. Hope

[nysbirds-l] Sandwich Tern - Dune Road, Suffolk County

2018-06-09 Thread Anthony Collerton
With the term flock just East of Triton Lane. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Mississippi Kite, East Hampton

2018-05-26 Thread Anthony Collerton
Just had a kite soaring over my yard in Northwest Harbor. Drifting North towards Cedar Point. Photos. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Pink-footed Goose, Montauk (Yes)

2018-01-13 Thread Anthony Collerton
On the field at Deep Hollow Ranch. 2 Ross’s Geese also continue off Stephen Hand’s Path in a East Hampton. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Golden Eagle, Southampton

2017-11-11 Thread Anthony Collerton
Just had a juvenile Golden Eagle heading Northeast over the junction of Rt27 and Scrubland Road. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

Re: [nysbirds-l] RFI - Gray Partridge status in NYS

2017-10-04 Thread Anthony Collerton
Probably, and I think Chris Wood has the last one near Perch River in 2012. I have spent many days not finding them since. On Wed, Oct 4, 2017 at 12:53 PM, Arie Gilbert wrote: > Does anybody know: > > q1: Has Gray Partridge been extirpated from NYS? > > q2: when was

[nysbirds-l] Brown Booby at Montauk (Yes)

2017-09-30 Thread Anthony Collerton
Back on the blue boat at South Lake Drive. This perch is much closer to shore than the North one, MUCH better views. All the borders currently seem to be at the other end of the lake. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm

[nysbirds-l] Brown Booby at Montauk (Yes)

2017-09-29 Thread Anthony Collerton
Currently on the mast of a small dark blue hulled sailing dinghy at the very South end of Lake Montauk. Best viewed from South Lake Drive. 3:30pm Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Avocet at Cupsogue

2017-09-09 Thread Anthony Collerton
Brent Bomkamp, Brendan Fogarty and I just had an Avocet out in the flats North of the parking lot. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Grasspipers on Doctor's Path,Riverhead

2017-08-26 Thread Anthony Collerton
1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper 2 Baird's Sandpipers 4 American Golden Plovers Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Seabirds out of Montauk

2017-07-02 Thread Anthony Collerton
Took the Viking Fleet Whale Watching trip (sponsored by CRESLI) today 6 hours, 30 miles South ... not a true pelagic but it does get birds. Highlights: 80 Cory's Shearwaters (mostly Borealis but at least one Scopoli's Shearwater) 25 Sooty Shearwaters 40 Great Shearwaters 4 Manx Shearwaters

[nysbirds-l] Sandwich Tern at Cupsogue (Yes)

2017-07-01 Thread Anthony Collerton
Currently roosting on the mussel beds West of the main flat. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Black-necked Stilts at Jones Beach (No)

2017-06-15 Thread Anthony Collerton
Was there from 6:00am to 7:30am and from 3:00pm to 4:30pm. No sign of the Stilts in the Swale (or a few other areas I checked) at those times. The mosquito-spraying helicopter was very active when I arrived, not sure if that was a factor today. Perhaps my timing was just off ... -- NYSbirds-L

[nysbirds-l] Cupsogue Terns, Suffolk County

2017-06-11 Thread Anthony Collerton
6 species this morning including 2 Royal Terns and a single adult ARCTIC TERN. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

Re: [nysbirds-l] Barnacle Goose present at St. Charles Cemetery

2017-01-22 Thread Anthony Collerton
I watched a "birder" walk up to the goose flick and flush it at around 1pm. Trying to get a photo with a point and shoot I think. Not the sharpest knife in the drawer Sent from my iPhone > On Jan 22, 2017, at 3:54 PM, John Mora wrote: > > Having seen this post

[nysbirds-l] Sea-watching from Amagansett this morning

2016-09-05 Thread Anthony Collerton
Put in 3+ hours this morning from the beach closest to my house (Atlantic Double Dunes Preserve in Amagansett) between roughly 9am and Noon. Same hunch as others I guess. Highlights: Black-capped Petrel (1) Cory's Shearwater (2) Sooty Shearwater (2) Manx Shearwater (1) Shearwater sp. (12-15)

[nysbirds-l] American Golden Plovers

2016-09-03 Thread Anthony Collerton
64 S of Sound AV just E of Osborne. Posting because I know folks are looking. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Fwd: (Probable) Mississippi Kite - Suffolk County

2016-08-21 Thread Anthony Collerton
That should of course be RT27 / Sunrise Highway, not I495. The long stretch of Pine Barren Habitat stretching down towards the Hampton bays exit. -- Forwarded message -- From: Anthony Collerton <icoller...@gmail.com> Date: Sun, Aug 21, 2016 at 9:22 PM Subject: (Pr

[nysbirds-l] (Probable) Mississippi Kite - Suffolk County

2016-08-21 Thread Anthony Collerton
This afternoon at around 4pm I had a bid that I'm pretty sure was a Mississippi Kite cross I495 in front of me about 2 miles East of the Gabreski / Hampton Bays Exit. Saw the bird pretty well but wasn't expecting it and I flipped from Broad-wing (when flapping) to Peregrine (when it turned) in

[nysbirds-l] White-faced Ibis, Jamaica Bay (Yes)

2016-06-25 Thread Anthony Collerton
Just flew in to the SE corner of the East Pond (9:25am) Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Hermit Warbler Central Park

2016-05-01 Thread Anthony Collerton
Re. Karen Fung's earlier post. Having had time to reflect on the bird found by Alexis Lamek and also seen by Karen and I - I believe that this bird is a Hermit Warbler singing an odd BTGreen-like song rather than some kind of hybrid. Plumage was good for Hermit (hybrids usually have something

[nysbirds-l] Thick-billed Murre, Montauk (Yes)

2016-02-21 Thread Anthony Collerton
Currently off the tip of the East Jetty. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Greater White-fronted Geese in East Hampton

2016-02-13 Thread Anthony Collerton
2 at the very East end of the pond, north of the bridge (the inlet). Also 2 Wilson's Snipe at Georgica Cove. Snowy Owl at Lazy Point, Napeague. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

[nysbirds-l] Common Gallinule - McKay Lake, Calverton

2016-01-16 Thread Anthony Collerton
Still present! Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Ross's Goose, Avon Lake, Amityville (Yes)

2016-01-09 Thread Anthony Collerton
On the lake at 10:10am. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Yet another Lark Sparrow

2016-01-09 Thread Anthony Collerton
Jones Beach, West End median, South side just after the turn-around. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Hook Pond, East Hampton

2016-01-02 Thread Anthony Collerton
2 Tundra Swans and a single Greater White-fronted Goose at c12:30pm. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Fort Pond Ash-throated Flycatcher (Yes)

2016-01-01 Thread Anthony Collerton
Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html 2)

[nysbirds-l] Lark Sparrow, Deep Hollow Ranch, Montauk

2016-01-01 Thread Anthony Collerton
Feeding near the iron ranch sign / main gate. North side of RT27. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Random sightings from Out East

2015-11-30 Thread Anthony Collerton
Birded the East End pretty hard all weekend with a couple of visiting birders from Madeira, Portugal. Nothing super noteworthy but slight signs of the change of season. Lots of Snow Buntings moving - had 80+ at Napeague, 60+ at Cupsogue, and one at Teddy Roosevelt CP in Montauk. Also a few

[nysbirds-l] Manhattan Ravens

2015-07-13 Thread Anthony Collerton
The West Side Ravens have been in the West 40s the last few days. Right now in Gotham West 43/11th, yesterday on the USS Intrepid. Only 3 birds though, thought they fledged more young. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME

[nysbirds-l] Caracara update

2015-04-12 Thread Anthony Collerton
12:25pm took off and circled up pretty high before vanishing high off to the North. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Yellow-throated Warbler, Valley Stream State Park

2015-03-30 Thread Anthony Collerton
From Facebook, Daniel Guerin reports a Yellow-thraoted Warbler (photos posted, it's good) from the stream near the entrance. Think he's not local, so posting to get the word out. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME

[nysbirds-l] Thick-billed Murre (Yes)

2015-01-23 Thread Anthony Collerton
Star Island, just E of Montauk Yacht Club docks. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] A couple of additions in the Montauk Area this morning ...

2015-01-19 Thread Anthony Collerton
Harlequin Duck - 2 drakes at Lake Montauk Inlet. Lesser Black-backed Gull - adult at Fort Pond Common Redpoll - 19 at Lazy Point, Napeague. Also: Iceland Gull - at Shinecock Inlet (found by Mike McBrien) Common Redpoll - c20 at Tiana Beach -- NYSbirds-L List Info:

[nysbirds-l] Couch's still present at 1:25pm

2015-01-01 Thread Anthony Collerton
West 4th / 11th Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Common Ground Dove (Yes)

2014-11-15 Thread Anthony Collerton
8:05am in the parking lot. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

Re: [nysbirds-l] Crow Shoot scheduled in Greene County

2014-03-18 Thread Anthony Collerton
The Blackbirds mentioned would almost certainly have been Rooks (Corvus frugilegus) which were regularly eaten historically in Europe. Usually young birds taken from nests before they fledged. Adult crows probably aren't the tastiest of game birds, although I suppose technically edible. I

[nysbirds-l] Barnacle Goose, Daniels Lane, East Hampton

2014-03-01 Thread Anthony Collerton
Previously reported bird just flew back in to the field. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

Re:[nysbirds-l] Barnacle Goose, Daniels Lane, Sagaponac

2014-03-01 Thread Anthony Collerton
Sorry, that should have been Sagaponac, not East Hampton Sent from my iPhone On Mar 1, 2014, at 3:06 PM, Anthony Collerton icoller...@gmail.com wrote: Previously reported bird just flew back in to the field. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Pink-footed Goose, Riverhead

2014-02-28 Thread Anthony Collerton
Currently in a large Canada flock at the junction of Roanoke Reeves. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Pink-footed Goose, Riverhead

2014-02-28 Thread Anthony Collerton
Currently in a large Canada flock at the junction of Roanoke Reeves. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Barrow's Goldeneye at Lake Montauk

2014-01-12 Thread Anthony Collerton
Just had a pair (same birds as last year?) in the SW corner if the lake. Viewed from the South shore. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

[nysbirds-l] Odds and Ends from the East End (Suffolk County)

2014-01-12 Thread Anthony Collerton
Spent the whole weekend in the area, much already mentioned by others ... Friday: Checked some of the NorthWest Harbor shore points in the evening but didn't come up with anything terribly noteworthy (poor visibility hampered sea-watching). Saturday: Started at Shinecock Inlet with 3 continuing

Re: [nysbirds-l] ROSS'S GOOSE/Doctor's Path Riverhead (YES)...

2013-02-01 Thread Anthony Collerton
Yellow-headed Blackbird(s) were still around this morning. Derek Rogers and Mike Scheibel had one just West of Edwards Avenue on Rt 25a at around 10:15am and I had one (the same bird?) near Manor Road (just a quarter mile East) about 20 minutes later. Apparently there are an awful lot of

[nysbirds-l] Odds and Ends from Central Park (Owls and finches)

2013-01-09 Thread Anthony Collerton
A free morning in the City so wandered over to the Park. Spent an hour or so checking gulls at the reservoir (albeit just with bins) but couldn't find an Iceland Gull. Good numbers of waterfowl on the reservoir though including a Common Loon and 6 Wood Ducks. After a long search I did manage to

[nysbirds-l] Rough-legged Hawk at Calverton

2013-01-08 Thread Anthony Collerton
could see). The sparrow flocks at the North end of the road were mostly in the brussels sprouts field so I couldn't get too close but I did see 1 Vesper and 1 White-crowned Sparrow (among many White-throated and Song Sparrows and a few Dark-eyed Juncos) as they moved around. Anthony Collerton

[nysbirds-l] Rita's Horse Farm in Montauk

2013-01-06 Thread Anthony Collerton
of quarters to spare, please do think about making a donation. I'm sure we'll get a good return on our investment in terms of the birds. Anthony Collerton Northwest Harbor, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Odds and Ends from the East End.

2013-01-02 Thread Anthony Collerton
Hit a few spots between errands yesterday / today: Had a CACKLING GOOSE and a drake REDHEAD this morning among over 1,000 waterfowl on Agawan Lake in Southampton (no Pochards present I'm afraid). Cooper's Neck Pond was completely frozen, while Halsey Neck Pond had just a few duck and 5

[nysbirds-l] Odds and Ends from Montauk

2012-12-04 Thread Anthony Collerton
This morning Vicky Bustamante found a WHITE-WINGED DOVE at a private feeder near East Lake in Montauk. She got photos and confirmed ID with others, but the bird quickly vanished and could not be refound by myself or others this morning. The BROWN PELICAN continues in Montauk Harbor - this

[nysbirds-l] Brown Pelican at Montauk

2012-12-01 Thread Anthony Collerton
In the gull roost inside the inlet (East side but best seen from the West). Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Pacific Loon at East Moriches yesterday (Yes)

2012-11-30 Thread Anthony Collerton
Had good scope views around 3pm yesterday from Maple Av. Seen later from Moriches Island Av. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

[nysbirds-l] Western Tanager in Athens (Yes)

2012-11-30 Thread Anthony Collerton
Continues. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Razorbills, Red-necked Grebe, at Montauk today ...

2012-11-23 Thread Anthony Collerton
RAZORBILLS are back in numbers - had 9 this morning feeding close inshore near Montauk Inlet and 2 from Camp Hero later. Also a RED-NECKED GREBE just West of Montauk Inlet - but please note that Culloden Point, our local go-to spot for this species, is closed (the stairs washed away during Sandy

[nysbirds-l] Harlequin Ducks at Lazy Point Napeague

2012-11-14 Thread Anthony Collerton
Currently 2 females in the inlet. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Brewer's Blackbird at Rita's Horse Stable

2012-11-11 Thread Anthony Collerton
Bird is back at the pond as of 11am. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Virginia's Warbler (Yes)

2012-11-10 Thread Anthony Collerton
Alley Pond Park. Just South of Cloverdale 73rd Avenue. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Odds and Ends from Montauk

2012-11-09 Thread Anthony Collerton
Had a late ROYAL TERN pass Montauk Point this morning and found a GRASSHOPPER SPARROW in the Turtle Bay parking lot with Juncos. Also had 9 WHITE-WINGED CROSSBILLS earlier along Lazy Point Road in Napeague. Anthony Collerton -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] 2 Cattle Egrets in Sagaponac, Suffolk Co.

2012-11-07 Thread Anthony Collerton
In the large fallow field South of Daniels Lane, just East of Peters Pond. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Leach's Petrel Montauk

2012-10-31 Thread Anthony Collerton
I did have a single Leach's pass close to shore at the jetty at the end of East Lake Drive this afternoon. Otherwise few storm birds. Winter birds are arriving though with Snow Buntings, Ipswich Sparrows and Purple Sandpipers all noted at their usual winter spots today. Sent from my iPhone

[nysbirds-l] Cave Swallow at Montauk Point.

2012-10-30 Thread Anthony Collerton
11:15am with Peter Polshek. Anthony Collerton. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail

[nysbirds-l] Say's Phoebe at RMSP (No)

2012-10-22 Thread Anthony Collerton
Gave it 3+ hours this afternoon with no luck. As a consolation, the drake Eurasian Wigeon was still at Mill Pond in Sayville on my way back East. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

[nysbirds-l] Jaeger, Pipits, etc. at Floyd Bennett, Brooklyn.

2012-10-10 Thread Anthony Collerton
Did some birding in the rain this morning. Floyd Bennett was very birdy although diversity was low - many hundreds of common sparrows and yellow-rumped warblers but little else. Best birds were two American Pipits on the Cricket Field and a Jaeger (Parasitic I think) sitting with the gulls in

Re: [nysbirds-l] Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Sunday - South end of Irondequoit Bay

2012-09-24 Thread Anthony Collerton
No sign of the Sharp-tailed Sandpiper as of yet, although the Black-headed Gull continues. Several birders looking. Sent from my iPhone On Sep 24, 2012, at 8:17 AM, Willie D'Anna and Betsy Potter dannapot...@roadrunner.com wrote: The SHARP-TAILED SANDPIPER found by Gary Chapin continued

[nysbirds-l] Odds Ends from Montauk

2012-09-23 Thread Anthony Collerton
Michael Duffy I hit a few spots this morning. Best things were 12 Bobolinks and an Indigo Bunting at Teddy Roosevelt CP. 4 Great Shearwaters at Camp Hero, and an American Golden Plover at Rita's Stable. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info:

[nysbirds-l] Odds Ends from Montauk this morning

2012-09-22 Thread Anthony Collerton
Sea watching from Camp Hero was quite productive with a close Manx Shearwater, 2 Parasitic Jaegers, a White-winged Scoter plus Northern Gannets, Common Terns and Common Eider. Best passerine was a PHILADELPHIA VIREO photographed at Teddy Roosevelt County Park. Had 9 species of warbler

[nysbirds-l] Gulls / Terms at Jones Beach

2012-09-18 Thread Anthony Collerton
Checked various spots there this morning in some ugly weather. Best birds were a Caspian Tern and a Western Sandpiper, plus 300+ Black Skimmers, at the Coastguard Station. A Pectoral Sandpiper in the median near Field 6. Also a total of 17 Lesser Black-backed Gulls of all plumages in the

[nysbirds-l] American White Pelican continues ...

2012-09-13 Thread Anthony Collerton
... at Jamaica Bay, East Pond. Almost no (as in 12) shorebirds present. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES:

[nysbirds-l] Question re. Hudwits at Montezuma

2012-09-13 Thread Anthony Collerton
Did anyone look for/see the Hudsonian Godwits today? Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Long Island's unusual peep ...

2012-09-06 Thread Anthony Collerton
Hope this works - nowhere near a Mac so this is a bit of a jerry-rigged solution. https://mail.google.com/mail/?ui=2ik=ed5c390e74view=attth=1399dcd176c705a7attid=0.1disp=inlinerealattid=f_h6sgh8cr0safe=1zw

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