[nysbirds-l] Re: [nysbirds-l] Ross’s goose - Jamaica, Queens

2018-01-11 Thread Gus Keri
Ross is still here. Same spot. 10 am nowSent using Zoho Mail On Wed, 10 Jan 2018 09:39:46 -0800 Nancy Tognan wrote Ross’s goose continues at ballfield. 150th st just north of north conduit ave. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L

[nysbirds-l] eBird.org: Recent Additions to County Checklists

2018-01-11 Thread Ben Cacace
When working on the NYS eBird Hotspots wiki I'll compare the previous bar chart list of species with the current one picking up any additions or deletions. By going to each county's 'Overview' page you can determine the date the species was added by county. Some are from newly submitted checklists

[nysbirds-l] Pink-footed Goose,Montauk Downs SP, Suffolk County

2018-01-11 Thread suefeustel
The Pink-footed goose found in December on the Montauk CBC continues at the Montauk Downs golf course. The bird is feeding with numerous Canada geese and 3 Snow geese as viewed from the cart path at hole #1. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info:

[nysbirds-l] Ross's Geese - East Hampton (Suffolk)

2018-01-11 Thread Derek Rogers
Passing along a message from Paul D'Andrea who discovered two Ross's Geese feeding in the farm fields with a large flock of Canada Geese on Long Lane in East Hampton. The flock shuffles around in this area but they're currently favoring the fields along the south side Long Lane, just east of the

[nysbirds-l] Brooklyn Bird Alert

2018-01-11 Thread David Barrett
*Brooklyn Bird Alert* (*@BirdBrklyn* on Twitter) has been operating for over a month now, relaying real-time reports of birding news, rarities, other good birds, and birding conditions. It works the same way as my Manhattan and Bronx alerts. It provides a reliable single source for the above

[nysbirds-l] Queens Gr. White-fronted Goose Update

2018-01-11 Thread Steve Walter
As far as I know, it was not seen today at Alley Pond. I know it was looked for this morning, but there were much fewer geese than yesterday at a comparable time of the morning. Based on the previous reports, it would seem that the geese were roosting there, making the early morning the best time.

[nysbirds-l] Baisley Pond Ross' Goose

2018-01-11 Thread Rob Bate
The Ross' Goose was foraging with about 300 Canadas and Brants on the ballfields just south of Baisley Pond. The fields are part of the BP Park and I guess the roost on the water and ice on the pond and forage on the fields during the day. Rob Bate Brooklyn -- NYSbirds-L List Info:

[nysbirds-l] EPCAL, Suffolk County

2018-01-11 Thread richard gostic
A 45 minute tour of the EPCAL property produced 2 Rough-legged Hawks, 1 Merlin, 1 Cooper's Hawk, 1 Sharp-shinned Hawk, and 7 Meadowlarks.   The Merlin and 1 Rough-legged were seen along the east runway.  All the other birds were seen over the west runway near the intersection of Grumman Blvd.

[nysbirds-l] Montauk to Shinnecock Field Trip Report (Suffolk Co.)

2018-01-11 Thread Ken F
We spent the day birding on the east end, starting our day at Montauk Pt. The point had numerous Common Eider and scoters but very few other species. We missed Razorbill entirely and had only one Red-throated Loon. Hoping it would get better we worked our way back west stopping briefly at Ditch