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

2020-05-21 Thread Gus Keri
Thank you, Doug, for the info. As a matter of fact, I have seen them sitting on the beach on few occasions but I have never seen them going on to have any fledglings. (My personal experience). And just three weeks ago, I saw one sitting and when it saw me, it ran away. When I checked the spot,

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

2020-05-20 Thread Doug Gochfeld
For the record, American Oystercatcher has nested at this site annually for the past 5 years or more, with the nest typically being right in the area Gus described. Here is a checklist with photos (by Bobbi Manian) of two recently hatched young from this site in 2015:

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

2020-05-20 Thread Joe Jannsen
Much larger conversation—let’s get the nest protected! From: Adelia Honeywood Sent: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 10:27 AM To: Joe Jannsen Cc: Birding alert, NYSBirds, Birding alert Subject: Re: [nysbirds-l] Oystercatcher nest in unprotected area Hi Joe, Thank you for bringing the NPS's attention

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

2020-05-20 Thread Adelia Honeywood
  From: TURNER Sent: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 5:41 PM To: Gus Keri ; Joe Jannsen Cc: Birding alert, NYSBirds, Birding alert Subject: RE: [nysbirds-l] Oystercatcher nest in unprotected area   Joe is influential and a good man. > On May 19, 2020 at 4:45 PM Gus Keri wrote: > >

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

2020-05-20 Thread Joe Jannsen
NPS is aware and stated they will protect the nest. Thanks. Joe From: TURNER Sent: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 5:41 PM To: Gus Keri ; Joe Jannsen Cc: Birding alert, NYSBirds, Birding alert Subject: RE: [nysbirds-l] Oystercatcher nest in unprotected area Joe is influential and a good man

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

2020-05-19 Thread TURNER
> > Sent: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 3:47 PM > > To: Birding alert, NYSBirds, Birding alert > > Subject: [nysbirds-l] Oystercatcher nest in unprotected area > > > > Hi everyone, > > > > I know we are not supposed to reveal nesting locations but I t

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

2020-05-19 Thread Gus Keri
; Thanks. > > Joe > > From: bounce-124641923-10871...@list.cornell.edu > On Behalf Of Gus Keri > Sent: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 3:47 PM > To: Birding alert, NYSBirds, Birding alert > Subject: [nysbirds-l] Oystercatcher nest in unprotected area > > Hi everyone,

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

2020-05-19 Thread Joe Jannsen
Gus, I reached out to a Gateway contact to see if they can get this nest protected. Thanks. Joe From: bounce-124641923-10871...@list.cornell.edu On Behalf Of Gus Keri Sent: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 3:47 PM To: Birding alert, NYSBirds, Birding alert Subject: [nysbirds-l] Oystercatcher nest

[nysbirds-l] Oystercatcher nest in unprotected area

2020-05-19 Thread Gus Keri
Hi everyone, I know we are not supposed to reveal nesting locations but I think everyone who is going to visit Plumb beach should be aware of this one. I have never seen a nest in this place which is not protected and have many people and dogs roaming the beach. Today, I found an