[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow...finally !

2018-07-09 Thread robert adamo
Today, 7/9, after being sufficiently buoyed by Mike Britt's post of 7/7, and Karen Fung's up to date information on the "Star(s) of Shawangunk", Patrice Domeischel and I arrived at the Grasslands at 0740, whereupon Patrice, while stepping out of the car, announced "I hear it" ! Before hearing the

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow Continues at Shawangunk Grasslands NWR, Ulster Co.

2018-06-02 Thread BOB WASHBURN
Still styling and profiling in the spot Joe described. BOB WASHBURN The City _ ( '< / ) ) //" > On May 31, 2018, at 12:26 AM, Joe DiCostanzo wrote: > > Here is a link to my eBird checklist > https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S46165624 that contains pictures and a > recording of the

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow at Shawangunk Grasslands NWR: comparison of audiograms

2018-05-31 Thread Karen Fung
Hi, I looked at the audio files posted on eBird, comparing Joe's file from yesterday with the many files that were posted a year ago. The bird that showed up yesterday sang a song with three descending notes. Last year's bird also sang a three part song, but the pitches were in the order of

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow at Shawangunk Grasslands NWR, Ulster Co. 05/30/2018

2018-05-30 Thread Joe DiCostanzo
Here is a link to my eBird checklist https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S46165624 that contains pictures and a recording of the Henslow's Sparrow found on Wednesday afternoon, May 30, at the Shawangunk Grasslands NWR. It was down the Red Loop trail that starts at the corner of the parking area and

Re: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow - Shawangunk Grasslands NWR

2017-06-26 Thread Andrew Block
, 2017 8:37 PM Subject: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow - Shawangunk Grasslands NWR I emailed my buddy Ralph Tabor to let him know that I'd be up Monday morning and also to ask him about the conditions of the trails, as I heard that they were overgrown. So what does Ralph do? He goes an

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow - Shawangunk Grasslands NWR

2017-06-26 Thread Michael Britt
I emailed my buddy Ralph Tabor to let him know that I'd be up Monday morning and also to ask him about the conditions of the trails, as I heard that they were overgrown. So what does Ralph do? He goes and mows the trails prior to my arrival! What a swell guy:-) Anyway, the male HENSLOW'S SPARROW

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow and Dickcissel at Shawangunk Grasslands NWR-YES

2017-06-03 Thread Rob Jett
Both birds still showing well right now. Good birding, Rob Sent via digital smoke signals -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow and Dickcissel at Shawangunk Grasslands NWR, Ulster County Continue, May 30th

2017-05-30 Thread Donna Schulman
Henslow's Sparrow and Dickcissel continue in area by the bird blind (take Tabor Trace Red Loop from parking lot), Dickcissel doing a loop in front of the blind, Henslow's on the left as you approach the blind. An Upland Sandpiper also flew in and out, according to a group of NYC birders. Donna

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow and Dickcissel at Shawangunk Grasslands NWR in Ulster County yesterday

2017-05-29 Thread scottjstoner
Yesterday morning Denise and I drove down to the Shawangunk Grasslands National Wildlife Refuge in Ulster County, arriving shortly after 8 in search of the Henslow's Sparrow and Dickcissel previously posted by Tom Williams on Facebook. With information from folks in the parking lot we headed

Re: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow Gunks

2017-05-28 Thread Mike
> [mailto:bounce-121564959-3714...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Robert Lewis > Sent: Sunday, May 28, 2017 7:35 AM > To: Carney, Martin <carn...@fordhamprep.org>; NYSbirds-L@Cornell.edu > Subject: Re: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow > > Can someone specify exactly whe

RE: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow

2017-05-28 Thread Rick
: bounce-121564959-3714...@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-121564959-3714...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Robert Lewis Sent: Sunday, May 28, 2017 7:35 AM To: Carney, Martin <carn...@fordhamprep.org>; NYSbirds-L@Cornell.edu Subject: Re: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow Can someone specify e

Re: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow

2017-05-28 Thread Robert Lewis
Can someone specify exactly where this blind is?  I am not familiar with the area. Bob LewisSleepy Hollow From: "Carney, Martin" <carn...@fordhamprep.org> To: "NYSbirds-L@Cornell.edu" <nysbirds-l@cornell.edu> Sent: Saturday, May 27, 2017 4:26 PM Subject

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow

2017-05-27 Thread Carney, Martin
Still there, 50 yards before the blind, to the left as you approach blind. Dickcissel near blind. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow

2017-05-27 Thread Carney, Martin
Any updates? -- 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] Henslow's Sparrow, Dickcissel YES

2017-05-27 Thread Pepaul
Both are being seen very well at the shawangunk grasslands near the blind just south of the parking lot. Good birding, Tripper -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

Re: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow

2017-05-25 Thread Anders Peltomaa
Brilliant photos of the Henslow's Sparrow at Shawangunk posted by Felipe Pimentel to New York Birders Facebook page. The photo album is public so it should be viewable on the web, without Facebook account. https://www.facebook.com/felipe.pimentel1 good birding, Anders Peltomaa Manhattan On

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow

2017-05-24 Thread syschiff
Henslow's Sparrow update This species was long a resident on the grass lands of the Saratoga Battlefields. The staff found that the birds needed to have the grass burned or cut for the habitat to be maintained and for them to continue to breed in the area. So they cut the grass at the proper

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's sparrow continues Jacob Riis Park, Queens

2014-11-24 Thread AA Fawkes
Jacob Drucker texted about half an hour ago that he, Nadir Souirgi, and James Knox have refound the Henslows, in the same area that it was seen yesterday at the south west corner of the golf course at Jacob Riis park. It flushed out of the center of the field and then flew towards the fence by the

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow

2014-11-24 Thread Robert A. Proniewych
The sparrow continues in Riis Park as posted yesterday. Robert A. Proniewych -- 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] Henslow's Sparrow - TRAFFIC FYI -

2014-11-24 Thread Arie Gilbert
Jean Loscalzo called to alert others trying for the Henslow's be aware that the marine parkway bridge IS CLOSED FOR TODAY and that those traveling to Jacob Riis park use the cross bay blvd bridge Arie Gilbert North Babylon, NY The

FW: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow

2014-11-24 Thread David Klauber
on the bird while I dealt with the traffic and bridge closing. As noted by Arie, you have to use the bridge at Cross Bay Boulevard to get to Riis Park Date: Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:26:24 -0500 Subject: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow From: baobab...@gmail.com To: NYSbirds-L@cornell.edu The sparrow

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow - Riis Park

2014-11-24 Thread Deborah Martin
The Henslow's Sparrow was seen at about 3:45 PM by 6 birders. All of the information in David Klauber's post is very helpful and was accurate for what we observed. The bird was flushed from short low grass in the center of the field when one birder stepped very close to it. It flew to the edge

Re:[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow location

2014-11-24 Thread Arie Gilbert
per Henslow's location requests: this is my best approximation based upon what I was told http://tinyurl.com/yhqsa6x Arie Gilbert President - Queens County Bird Club, Inc http://www.qcbirdclub.org - Checked by AVG - www.avg.com Version: 2015.0.5577 / Virus Database: 4223/8623 - Release

Re:[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow

2014-11-24 Thread Jean Loscalzo
Riis Park, Queens Monday 11/ /14 Following up on earlier posts, late afternoon had 6 birders looking in the southeastern field and edges next to the golf course. The bird was finally located several times, and a few people had decent although quick looks. Deborah Martin and Steve

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow + @ Jacob Riis Park Queens Co.

2014-11-23 Thread Andrew Baksh
In a true Patagonia Picnic Table Effect, Pat eagle eyed Lindsay found a Henslow's Sparrow near the south west corner at the Riis Park Golf course. This is near a strip of vegetation that runs south towards the beach. Several of us saw the bird as it moved but not the killer looks that Lindsay

Re: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow, East Rd, Seneca Co.

2013-07-13 Thread Arie Gilbert
On 7/13/2013 8:16 PM, Kevin J. McGowan wrote: One always hates to post something without 100% certainty, but sometimes it just doesnt work that way. I know what you mean. BTW I know

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow - NO

2011-07-15 Thread Richard Guthrie
I stopped by the Ames site where Henslow's Sparrow had been reported. Although likely an element of my timing (roughly 11 AM to noon), I did not see the sparrow; What I did see disturbed me. Is it here we go again? I saw numerous trails that suggested that people were walking into the

Re: [nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow YES

2011-07-10 Thread Arie Gilbert
Today, Jean Loscalzo and I went in search of these species, particularly the Henslows Sparrow [HESP]. Construction delays on the GW bridge delayed our arrival, and the Henslows was not present when we got there ca. 11:30. We heard that others that were there earlier had had the bird. There

[nysbirds-l] Henslow's Sparrow

2011-07-09 Thread Peter Schoenberger
Susan Rogers and I went to Ames, Montgomery Co. to see Upland Sandpipers. We found 3 on the north side of West Ames Rd. (on the western end of the road) Then we continued south on MacPhail Rd. At mail box 221 we stopped to listen for Grasshopper Sparrows, when we heard the wonderful-pitiful