Re: [nysbirds-l] Alley Pond Park

2021-03-26 Thread TURNER
what frogs were they? > On March 26, 2021 at 5:12 PM "Jaklitsch, Mike" mailto:mjakl...@estee.com > wrote: > > > Short afternoon walk yielded 5 FOS Phoebe, 3 GC kinglets, a Sapucker and > an amazing chorus of frogs at Decadon Pond > THIS E-MAIL IS INTENDED ONLY FOR THE ADDRESSEE(S) AND

[nysbirds-l] Ruffed Grouse Sightings on Long Island

2021-01-24 Thread TURNER
Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html 2) http

Re: [nysbirds-l] Diverse Late Season Morning Flight/Seawatch

2020-12-07 Thread TURNER
Is puckerbrush a highly technical botanical term? > On December 7, 2020 at 11:38 AM Shaibal Mitra > wrote: > > > As nocturnal landbird migration has faded to near zero, I've been finding it > more difficult to make an early start. This morning I reached Robert Moses > SP, Suffolk County,

Re: [nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2020-10-08 Thread TURNER
Bob > > On Wed, Oct 7, 2020 at 8:38 AM TURNER mailto:redk...@optonline.net > wrote: > > > > > > The 2020 season for the Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch concluded last > > night with three nighthawks seen. As has been the case in past

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2020-10-07 Thread TURNER
of birds that passed through in August, "frontloading" the count. Thanks to all who participated. It was wonderful to see and meet so many people interested in observing, and learning about, Common Nighthawks! We'll see you again next year. John Turner & Patrice Domeischel (on

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2020-09-30 Thread TURNER
using them to move, thereby making them more noticeable... John Turner Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch Directions: Long Island Expressway to Nicolls Road (Exit 62). Take Nicolls Road north to the end where it intersects State Route 25A. Make a right heading east on 25A. Make left at first light

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2020-09-29 Thread TURNER
September 28th - 57 nighthawks, 87 minutes; Current Season Total ( 2076 nighthawks, 3509 minutes, .591 bpm) The highlight, and underscoring how each day is different, were the the eight nighthawks we watched (beginning at 6:41 p.m. and lasting for 14 minutes, until 6:55 p.m.) feeding over the

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch - Setauket, NY

2020-09-28 Thread TURNER
minutes before moving on. John Turner Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch Directions: Long Island Expressway to Nicolls Road (Exit 62). Take Nicolls Road north to the end where it intersects State Route 25A. Make a right heading east on 25A. Make left at first light onto Main Street. Take this north

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2020-09-19 Thread TURNER
The Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch has slowed over the past week, but if past experience holds true we should get another push of nighthawks before early October. September 12th - 8 nighthawks, 117 minutes (1746 nighthawks, 2073 minutes. .844 bpm) September 13th - 10 nighthawks, 106 minutes

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2020-09-11 Thread TURNER
with many barn and tree swallows, a lone purple martin, and chimney swifts. Even laughing gulls joined the fray. At dusk we observed 6 red bats over the north pond. John Turner Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch Directions: Long Island Expressway to Nicolls Road (Exit 62). Take Nicolls Road north

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2020-09-06 Thread TURNER
dusk. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html 2

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch, Setauket, NY

2020-09-03 Thread TURNER
September 2nd - 58 nighthawks, 125 minutes (1325 nighthawks, 900 minutes, 1.47 bpm) September 3rd - 149 nighthawks, 120 minutes (1474 nighthawks, 1020 minutes, 1.44 bpm) Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch Directions: Long Island Expressway to Nicolls Road (Exit 62). Take Nicolls Road north to the

Re: [nysbirds-l] StoneBridge Nighthawk results - 8/28

2020-09-02 Thread TURNER
feed and then probably roost in the woodlands near the ponds and head off the next day. So..there's a lot we don't know but it is fun trying to figure it out. John Turner > On August 29, 2020 at 9:30 PM Angus Wilson wrote: > > > I've always been impressed

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2020-09-02 Thread TURNER
Last two nights at the Nighthawk Watch have been productive: August 31st - 169 nighthawks, 130 minutes September 1st - 177 nighthawks, 130 minutes Year-to-date total so far: 1267 nighthawks, 775 minutes, 1.63 birds per minute) John Turner Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch Directions: Long

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch Results - August 30th

2020-08-31 Thread TURNER
Things cooled off quite a bit bird wise last night with "only" 39 nighthawks being seen in 139 minutes of recorded time with all the birds south of the south pond providing only a few satisfying views. Eighteen participants took part John T. Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch Directions: Long

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch Results - August 29th

2020-08-30 Thread TURNER
on the first year results). John Turner Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch Directions: Long Island Expressway to Nicolls Road (Exit 62). Take Nicolls Road north to the end where it joins State Route 25A. Make a right heading east on 25A. Make left at first light onto Main Street. Take this north

Re: [nysbirds-l] StoneBridge Nighthawk results - 8/28

2020-08-29 Thread TURNER
ender > > > > Where is this. Thank you. > > > > Sent from my iPhone > > > > > > > > > On Aug 29, 2020, at 8:42 AM, TURNER > > wrote: > > > > > > > > > > >

[nysbirds-l] StoneBridge Nighthawk results - 8/28

2020-08-29 Thread TURNER
. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html 2) http

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch results

2020-08-28 Thread TURNER
had to cut the watch short. We enjoyed an adult bald eagle that came into a nearby Norway Spruce and perched for 10-15 minutes in full view... The Watch runs through to October 6th, beginning at 5:30 each evening. Hope you can make it down if you are a fan of goatsuckers! John Turner

RE: [nysbirds-l] Oystercatcher nest in unprotected area

2020-05-19 Thread TURNER
Joe is influential and a good man. > On May 19, 2020 at 4:45 PM Gus Keri wrote: > > > Thanks a lot, Joe. This is great. > I didn't think it was possible. > > > Sent using Zoho Mail > > > On Tue, 19 May 2020 16:36:34 -0400 Joe Jannsen wrote > > > > > Gus, > > > > I

[nysbirds-l] Hunters Garden in Eastport, LI, NY

2020-05-12 Thread TURNER
warbler species. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l

RE: [nysbirds-l] spring arrivals: Eastern Phoebe

2020-03-27 Thread TURNER
Hi Shai: Bearberry does that to a lot of birds. One of the carpeting plants in the 50,000 acre LI pine barrens preserve. John > On March 27, 2020 at 5:43 PM Shaibal Mitra wrote: > > > Bob's and Sarah's report clearly indicates a good flight overnight. Patricia > Lindsay and I were

Re: [nysbirds-l] (Over)Certainty in eBird reports (Brooklyn Painted Bunting info)

2020-02-13 Thread TURNER
it was a shallow hole. > On February 13, 2020 at 8:32 AM Bob Grover wrote: > > > As I have been known to do, I am about to dig myself a hole here. This is > an interesting discussion. My only caution is that we must all recognize > ebird, as well as the CBC’s, and similar efforts, for

Re: [nysbirds-l] Banded herring gull - blue point NY

2020-01-26 Thread TURNER
Well, the value of banding.we now know about more about gull longevity. > On January 15, 2020 at 12:22 AM leorm...@gmail.com mailto:leorm...@gmail.com > wrote: > > > A photo of a banded ring-billed gull taken atop someone’s car at the > Town’s dock in Blue Point (just west of

Re: [nysbirds-l] Greater white-fronted goose. Hook Pond, East Hampton

2020-01-02 Thread TURNER
horned grebe? > On January 2, 2020 at 2:24 PM Bruce Horwith wrote: > > I checked out Hook Pond, looking for tundra swan, where it shows up > pretty reliably each year. No swans, but 1 greater white-fronted goose among > several hundred Canada. It had a pinkish-gray bill, no orange

Re: [nysbirds-l] Cuomo vetoes bird-friendly buildings bill

2019-11-22 Thread TURNER
Tim Dunn > Sent from my iPhone > > > > > On Nov 21, 2019, at 7:56 PM, TURNER wrote: > > > > > > > > > >  problematic my ass. > > > > > > > > > On November 21, 2019 at

Re: [nysbirds-l] Cuomo vetoes bird-friendly buildings bill

2019-11-21 Thread TURNER
problematic my ass. > On November 21, 2019 at 3:09 PM Christina Wilkinson > wrote: > > FYI: > > State legislation that sought to promote bird-friendly building facades > was shot down by Gov. Andrew Cuomo who vetoed the “problematic” effort this > week. > >

Re: [nysbirds-l] Brown Pelican and Golden-crowned Sparrow still around?

2019-11-18 Thread TURNER
Andrew: The GCS was under the feeder through yesterday. Haven't seen any reports today. Given the abundant food there I'd suspect he'll stick around fora while; don't know about the pelican. John T. > On November 18, 2019 at 11:39 AM Andrew Block wrote: > > Does anyone know if the Brown

Re: [nysbirds-l] Osprey and bald eagle - e Patchogue

2019-10-21 Thread TURNER
did he get it? > On October 20, 2019 at 5:10 PM leorm...@gmail.com mailto:leorm...@gmail.com > wrote: > > > This afternoon I had the good fortune of watching an osprey fly overhead > with a fish in its talons. Moments later an adult bald eagle followed lazily > chasing a meal. > -- >

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch - Setauket, NY

2019-10-07 Thread TURNER
,018 birds, at a rate of .513 and.499 birds per minute, respectively. Thank you for coming out and participating. Hopefully, we'll see many of you again next year. The Nighthawk Watch has become one of the go-to social events of the Three Village Area!! John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch - Setauket, NY

2019-10-02 Thread TURNER
Last night we had a highly productive count with 237 nighthawks coming through. Typically, by early October the numbers start waning so the total for 10/1 was a large surprise. Will be curious to see how the weather over the next couple of days affects the count. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch, Setauket, NY

2019-09-29 Thread TURNER
nighthawks in 2018) John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch - Setauket, NY

2019-09-24 Thread TURNER
Another productive night with stunning skies and clouds with 152 nighthawks flying through it. We've now passed 2,000 birds.saw the red bat again..we were joined by Spike Millington, Vice President and Director of the Asia Program at the International Crane Foundation. John Turner

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch correction

2019-09-23 Thread TURNER
Oops!...make that rectrices, not remiges.having taught Ornithology you'd think I wouldn't make that mistake! John T. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2019-09-23 Thread TURNER
to the remiges. Anyone with more information or has thoughts about the tailless birds we're seeing can reach me off-line at redk...@optonline.net mailto:redk...@optonline.net John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2019-09-22 Thread TURNER
The Nighthawk Watch was productive tonight. We had 156 nighthawks, often with a dozen birds in view at one time; another bird with no tail! The red bat appeared again. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2019-09-21 Thread TURNER
Things have picked up with yesterday's total of 66 nighthawks and tonight's total of 104 birds, after being shut out three days in a row for the first time since the Nighthawk Watch began in 2017. Had a red bat again, perhaps the same individual as seen the last couple of nights. John Turner

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch -Setauket, NY

2019-09-20 Thread TURNER
September 17th - 0 nighthawks September 18th - 0 nighthawks September 19th - 0 nighthawks September 20th - 66 nighthawks; including another tailless bird. A good view of another red bat. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch, Setauket, NY

2019-09-16 Thread TURNER
Tonight 5 visitors saw 14 nighthawks and a Cooper's Hawk disturbing a mumuration of blackbirds. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch - Setauket, NY

2019-09-15 Thread TURNER
September 12 - 2 nighthawks (rainy and windy) September 13 - 5 nighthawks September 14 - 15 nighthawks September 15 - 27 nighthawks and one highly visible red bat feeding over the North Pond in Frank Melville Park! 1,360 nighthawks to date. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch, Setauket, NY

2019-09-12 Thread TURNER
The skies above Frank Melville Park graced us with 95 nighthawks last night including the same or yet another tail-less bird. They came through in a steady stream of mostly two, three, and four bird groups. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2019-09-10 Thread TURNER
seen 1,216 nighthawks so far this season. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2019-09-09 Thread TURNER
birders who live in the Big Apple and a reporter writing an article on the Watch. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Recent results at the Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2019-09-07 Thread TURNER
set the all-time total of 573 nighthawks.. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2019-09-01 Thread TURNER
The Watch produced 88 nighthawks tonight with a nice closing show of 9 birds coming down lower and feeding over the north pond along with a few swallows and swifts. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2019-08-31 Thread TURNER
Fourteen birders afflicted with nighthawk fever came to the watch and saw 30 birds tonight. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [nysbirds-l] More Nighthawks

2019-08-31 Thread TURNER
We had 30 at the Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch > On August 31, 2019 at 9:22 PM Steve Walter wrote: > > > I covered the Quaker Ridge Hawk Watch at the Greenwich Audubon Center > this afternoon, which was really about putting myself in position to > hopefully watch Common Nighthawk

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch -Setauket

2019-08-30 Thread TURNER
After batting zero in Wednesday's rainy watch, we were hoping the skies would be filled with nighthawks on Thursday night. Alas, this was not to be with only 12 birds tallied...but a better result tonight with 148 nighthawks seen, many of which were actively feeding overhead. John Turner

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2019-08-28 Thread TURNER
virtually all flying from the northeast to the southwest, presumably moving from feeding grounds to roosting grounds at the Stony Brook Mill Pond. The watch will continue, weather permitting, every night until October 6th from 5:30 p.m. to dusk. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List

Re: [nysbirds-l] Suffolk Sightings_8/22/19

2019-08-23 Thread TURNER
how far is a tad? > On August 23, 2019 at 2:23 AM robert adamo wrote: > > After reading Arie Gilbert's post re: finding an A. Avocet at "Mecox" > this AM (although his coordinates put the bird at the Tiana Beach Bay Side > Marina, Dune Rd., E. Quogue) I found this Avocet at 4:30 PM, just

Re: [nysbirds-l] Does the Hermit Thrush still breed on Long Island???

2019-06-28 Thread TURNER
Turner > On June 28, 2019 at 8:56 AM David Nicosia wrote: > > Does the Hermit Thrush still breed in the pine barrens of Long Island? I > noticed on the ebird map for June 2019 no HETH reports for LI. Curious. > -- > NYSbirds-L List Info: > Welco

Re: [nysbirds-l] Eastern Long Island Rarities Today

2019-01-15 Thread JOHN TURNER
It would be worthwhile to know if it had been shot.  On Tue, Jan 15, 2019 at 09:15 PM, Paul R Sweet wrote: If anyone picks this bird up we would like to have the specimen. Thanks, Paul Paul Sweet | Department of Ornithology | American Museum of Natural History | Central Park West @

RE: [nysbirds-l] They're back !

2018-10-10 Thread JOHN TURNER
Bob:  Not many birders are willing to explore the "vulture circuit"; you're a brave man! On Tue, Oct 09, 2018 at 11:58 PM, robert adamo wrote: I happened to look skyward as I was leaving the Riverhead Library at ~ 1600 and saw 2 Turkey Vultures circling above. My eyes automatically moved to

[nysbirds-l] 2018 Totals for Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch - Setauket

2018-10-07 Thread JOHN TURNER
birds per minute Best Day: 9/8 - 573 nighthawks John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2018-09-18 Thread JOHN TURNER
Despite the steady rain (which passed, providing us with a beautiful and strong double rainbow!) we had 114 nighthawks tonight with a dozen coming down lower over the pond toward dusk to feed. A wonderful night that started out rough...    John Turner  -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch - Setauket

2018-09-17 Thread JOHN TURNER
For the last three days we've had these totals at the watch:  September 15th- 71 September 16th- 77 September 17th- 65 As of tonight we're up to 1,648 nighthawks seen in 2,473 minutes of time... John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2018-09-12 Thread JOHN TURNER
57 soggy nighthawks tonight in 98 minutes of time.  -- 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] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch - Setauket

2018-09-11 Thread JOHN TURNER
After several days of little to no action presumably due to the inclement weather, the nighthawks arrived today with 306 birds being counted. This total represents the second highest total recorded to date, eclipsed by the 573-bird day last September 8th.  John Turner   -- NYSbirds-L List

[nysbirds-l] Results for Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch - Setauket, NY

2018-09-03 Thread JOHN TURNER
September 2nd - 106 nighthawks, 118 minutes September 3rd - 141 nighthawks, 130 minutes, including 29 birds feeding over the north end of the north pond at dusk.   Stonebridge Nighthawk Watch to date:  717 birds - 1127 minutes - .636 birds per minute John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch - Setauket, NY

2018-09-01 Thread JOHN TURNER
Tonight, approximately a dozen participants counted 211 Common Nighthawks from the stone bridge nighthawk watch. It included three kettles of 30 or more nighthawks, including one group of 70 birds.  We also had an immature Bald Eagle fly over the north pond heading east.   John Turner

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2018-08-29 Thread JOHN TURNER
August 28th - 71 birds August 29th- 74 birds.  Cold Front on Thursday could make for interesting results on Friday.  Anyone who comes down gets a beautiful new nighthawk watch pin. John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http

[nysbirds-l] Setauket Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2018-08-28 Thread JOHN TURNER
The 2018 season was kicked off last night with 68 nighthawks being seen in 141 minutes. Also, many chimney swifts and several dozen laughing gulls hawking for insects high over the ponds. All are welcome. John Turner   -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch Results

2018-08-26 Thread JOHN TURNER
nighthawks and at least two dozen swifts coursing low over the pond and twenty feet over the bridge. Then, in the span of about 30 seconds all the birds left, making for a remarkable end.  John Turner  -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOM

[nysbirds-l] Setauket - Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch

2018-08-21 Thread JOHN TURNER
ll officially kick off next Monday (8/27) at 5:30, the same date as last year. All are welcome! John Turner     -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeCo

RE: [nysbirds-l] Nickerson Beach Report.

2018-06-19 Thread JOHN TURNER
Things took a turn for the better today! On Tue, Jun 19, 2018 at 07:20 PM, Long Island Birding wrote: Hello all, To summarize there were 7 tern species seen at Nickerson Beach Today. Sandwich Tern (found by Doug Futuyma) Arctic Tern (found by Adelia Honeywood) Gull-Billed Tern Forster's Tern 

RE: [nysbirds-l] Henslows Sparrow redux: Shawangunk Grasslands, NWR (Ulster County)

2018-06-15 Thread JOHN TURNER
I totally agree with Rick.  On Thu, Jun 14, 2018 at 07:51 PM, rc...@nyc.rr.com wrote: Karen:  Don’t confuse lack of interest with folks not having enough expertise on the topic to feel they are qualified to contribute to the discussion (e.g., me).  I for, one, was fascinated, and look forward

RE: [nysbirds-l] Riverhead Vulture Roosting Complex

2018-05-01 Thread JOHN TURNER
i understand you're feeling better? On Tue, May 01, 2018 at 12:01 AM, robert adamo wrote: Tonight between 6:45 & 7:00 PM, I drove the above locations.. The only birds seen was a single Turkey Vulture in the spruce stand at the intersection of Roanoke Ave and Elton St., and 2 Black Vultures on

RE: [nysbirds-l] Strange place for Osprey nest

2018-03-29 Thread JOHN TURNER
Glenn: I believe that is the 56-acre property owned by the Local Engineers of the Teamsters where union members practice using various types of heavy duty equipment. John T.  On Thu, Mar 29, 2018 at 08:22 PM, GQ wrote: Strange location for an active Osprey nest. It’s located in some

RE: [nysbirds-l] Mourning Dove nest

2018-03-28 Thread JOHN TURNER
Hi Andrew: Interesting observation. That is a very early report. I wonder if the light in anyway will affect the birds. BTW - I believe mourning doves are not passerines but in a different bird order.. On Wed, Mar 28, 2018 at 12:12 PM, Andrew Block wrote: I had a Mourning Dove pair on

[nysbirds-l] Eurasian Wigeon - West Sayville

2017-11-29 Thread JOHN TURNER
Earlier this afternoon I saw a beautiful male Eurasian Wigeon on the Mill Pond located on the north side of Montauk Highway just east of West Sayville. Not surprisingly, it was associating with several dozen American Wigeon.  John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Late Osprey

2017-11-15 Thread JOHN TURNER
for Osprey on Long Island.  John Turner -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu

[nysbirds-l] Invitation to connect on LinkedIn

2011-06-10 Thread John Turner
LinkedIn I'd like to add you to my professional network on LinkedIn. - John John Turner Director - Division of Environmental Protection at Town of Brookhaven Greater New York City Area Confirm that you know John Turner https://www.linkedin.com/e/-ph3re2-gorplpe7-c/isd