[nysbirds-l] See Life Paulagics August 17/18 overnight pelagic results

2019-08-21 Thread Sean Sime
The See Life Paulagics trip on The Voyager targeting deep water off the continental shelf (in NY and NJ waters) sailed in calm conditions August 17th/18th out of Pt. Pleasant NJ. The extended 32 hour trip encountered a broad mix of birds, cetaceans, turtles and other sea life. The trip got off to

[nysbirds-l] Nocturnal Flight Calls

2019-08-21 Thread Long Island Birding .
Am hearing a good amount of nocturnal flight calls over Bay Shore (1:45am - 2:20am) but it seems to be slowing down a bit. Maybe some new birds later this morning. Mike Z. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm

[nysbirds-l] Fall in Croton/Thanks to Tom F. and others

2019-08-21 Thread Joseph Wallace
In the era of 280-character rare bird alerts (and, yes, I do rely on those), I really value this place's continued survival. Not only for the heads-up on birds outside NYC (such as the Western Kingbird and Upland Sandpiper in my new town), but for such things as the radar migration discussions,