[nysbirds-l] Brown Booby+ Robert Moses SP, Suffolk County

2019-08-26 Thread Shaibal Mitra
Around 9:00 this morning an adult Brown Booby flew east to west past Robert Moses SP, parking field 2. Its uniformly dark brown upperparts, head, and upper breast were discernible, as was the sharp contrast between the last and the white belly and underwing linings. Moreover, its flight style

[nysbirds-l] Mecox bay- avocet-yes

2019-08-26 Thread kevin rogers
We're sitting by the avocet as it actively feeds...7:03 pm... west side of the bay on the west side!!  -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Syracuse RBA

2019-08-26 Thread Joseph Brin
RBA *New York August 26, 2019 NYSY 08. 26. 19 Hotline: Syracuse Area Rare Bird Alert To report by email: brinjoseph AT yahoo DOT com Reporting upstate counties: Onondaga, Oswego, Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, Cayuga,  Montezuma Wildlife Refuge and Montezuma Wetlands Complex

[nysbirds-l] Miriam Levine, 1923-2019

2019-08-26 Thread Shaibal Mitra
Dear New York Birders, We learned today that Miriam Levine passed away yesterday, peacefully at home. For more than 70 years, Mickey was an sharp observer of birders, scoring their strengths and flaws with an inimitable wit. Her husband Manny forged a prominent role in the New York birding

Re: [nysbirds-l] Miriam Levine, 1923-2019

2019-08-26 Thread Judith Thurber
Thank you for letting us know...and sharing a few memories. Judy Thurber Liverpool NY Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 26, 2019, at 7:25 PM, Shaibal Mitra wrote: > > Dear New York Birders, > > We learned today that Miriam Levine passed away yesterday, peacefully at home. > > For more than 70

[nysbirds-l] Avocet continues at Mecox Cut (Suffolk Co.)

2019-08-26 Thread Ken Feustel
Observed at 8:00AM this morning on west side of cut (which is currently closed to ocean) with Greater Yellowlegs and a few gulls. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm