[nysbirds-l] Jones Beach West End and Point Lookout

2016-03-24 Thread Carney, Martin
2 Horned Grebes were at the Coast Guard Station, one in breeding plumage. A brief and windy visit to the western most Point Lookout jetty revealed approximately 15 Purple Sandpipers, 15 Long-tailed Ducks, 1 Common Eider, 1 Dunlin, and a bunch of Sanderlings. Happy birding... Martin Carney --

[nysbirds-l] Jones Beach West End and Point Lookout

2014-01-14 Thread Carney, Martin
Yesterday, Mike Kravatz and I birded Jones Beach West End 2 and Point Lookout with marvelous results: about halfway between the West End 2 parking lot and the inlet, we saw 2 Snowy Owls (guided by a number of people); a flock of about 50 Snow Buntings was at the Nature Center; the first jetty

[nysbirds-l] Jones Beach West End and Point Lookout...

2013-02-15 Thread Andrew Baksh
First the negative report: Last Sunday's GASSHOPPER SPARROW and the GLAUCOUS GULL reported earlier in the week were no shows today at West End Jones Beach. Today, birds were sparse and hard to come by despite a careful search of the surrounding areas. Highlights included the following: RED and

RE: [nysbirds-l] Jones Beach West End and Point Lookout...

2013-02-15 Thread Steve Walter
...@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Andrew Baksh Sent: Friday, February 15, 2013 5:03 PM To: nysbirds-l Cc: Nyc ebirds Subject: [nysbirds-l] Jones Beach West End and Point Lookout... First the negative report: Last Sunday's GASSHOPPER SPARROW and the GLAUCOUS GULL reported earlier in the week were