[nysbirds-l] Chukar Partridge?

2019-08-13 Thread Edward Rubinfeld
My friend took a picture of what we believe is a Chukar Partridge. He saw it on the SW corner of 3rd and 3rd in Brooklyn a little while ago. Corner of whole foods. On the step of the corner building. Just thought I’d post. -- NYSbirds-L List Info:

[nysbirds-l] Bridled Tern continues on Great Gull I., Suffolk Co.

2019-08-13 Thread Joseph DiCostanzo
At about 5:30 pm I spotted the Bridled Tern flying off the north side of Great Gull Island somewhat east of the center of the island. Numbers of the breeding Common and Roseate terns have been dropping sharply in the last couple of weeks, but migrant terns have been increasing. Individual

Re: [nysbirds-l] Chukar Partridge?

2019-08-13 Thread Paul R Sweet
Maybe the new #hotbird we could start a whole media circus for a charismatic escapee? ; ) Paul Sweet | Department of Ornithology | American Museum of Natural History | Central Park West @ 79th St | NY 10024 | Tel 212 769 5780 | Mob 718 757 5941 On Aug 13, 2019, at 6:25 PM, Edward Rubinfeld

Re: [nysbirds-l] Chukar Partridge?

2019-08-13 Thread Gus Keri
A similar bird was reported seen in Greenwood Cemetery, which is not far from this location, a couple of months ago. Could that bird have survived the wild until now? Sent using Zoho Mail On Tue, 13 Aug 2019 19:07:27 -0400 Paul R Sweet wrote > Maybe the new #hotbird we could

RE: [nysbirds-l] Chukar Partridge?

2019-08-13 Thread rcech
A native vagrant no doubt. -Original Message- From: bounce-123820382-3714...@list.cornell.edu On Behalf Of Edward Rubinfeld Sent: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 6:25 PM To: nysbird...@list.cornell.edu Subject: [nysbirds-l] Chukar Partridge? My friend took a picture of what we believe is a

[nysbirds-l] 14th Annual Jamaica Bay Shorebird Festival

2019-08-13 Thread Lloyd Spitalnik
14th Annual Jamaica Bay Shorebird Festival Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 8:00am - 5pm Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Join bird and nature enthusiasts for a festive day at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge. Over 40 species of shorebirds have been recorded at the Refuge, with the greatest diversity