[nysbirds-l] American Golden Plover, Heckscher State Park, Suffolk County

2019-08-30 Thread suefeustel
Being seen in parking field 7. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

[nysbirds-l] Henslow’s Sparrow - Freshkills Park [No Access]

2019-08-30 Thread José R . Ramírez-Garofalo
Shannon Curley and I just had an adult Henslow’s Sparrow at Fresh Kills Park while netting Grasshopper Sparrows. Trying to net the Henslow’s now. Jose Ramirez-Garofalo & Shannon Curley -- José R. Ramírez-Garofalo Biology Department The City University of New York/College of Staten Island --

Re: [nysbirds-l] Croton Point Park this morning

2019-08-30 Thread Anne Swaim
In case helpful to pass along, this week's planned mowing of the Croton Point Park capped landfill grasslands is part of a two-year restoration plan designed by Larry Weaner Landscape Associates. (Vegetation has not been removed from the site.) *Quick overview of project* (from local media story

Re: [nysbirds-l] Croton Point Park this morning

2019-08-30 Thread Larry Trachtenberg
There are several people who have been instrumental in aiding in the restoration of the Croton Point Park landfill, working with the County and the meadow landscaper, etc. They have put in countless hours over the last few years of volunteer time (I am not one of them). I won’t shout them out

Re:[nysbirds-l] nysbirds-l digest: August 29, 2019

2019-08-30 Thread Alison Dundy
Green Heron Inwood Hill Park A green heron has been observed by myself and others twice this week, perched overlooking the southwest end of the salt marsh, beyond the willow tree. Bright yellow eye, rust and white streaked neck, greenish/blackish back. A Belted Kingfisher has been hanging

[nysbirds-l] Central Park NYC - Fri., Aug. 30, 2019: Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Cape May, Black-throated Green & 10 More Wood Warbler Species

2019-08-30 Thread Deborah Allen
Central Park NYC Friday, August 30, 2019 Robert DeCandido, PhD, m.ob. Highlights: Yellow-billed Cuckoo (FOS), Cape May Warbler (FOS), Black-throated Green Warbler, and 10 More Wood Warbler Species. Canada Goose - around 8 flyovers Gadwall - 4 Reservoir (Bob - early) Mallard Mourning Dove - 2

Re: [nysbirds-l] American Golden Plover, Heckscher State Park, Suffolk County

2019-08-30 Thread lisa . nasta
American Golden Plover was seen until approx 1:15pm in which it took off calling, flying high above the tree lines in a west north-westerly direction until it was out of sight.  Sent from Yahoo Mail for iPhone On Friday, August 30, 2019, 11:59 AM, suefeus...@optonline.net wrote: Being

Re: [nysbirds-l] American Golden Plover, Heckscher State Park, Suffolk County

2019-08-30 Thread lisa . nasta
The American Golden Plover has returned to field 7. Pat Lindsay has the bird there now.  Sent from Yahoo Mail for iPhone On Friday, August 30, 2019, 2:36 PM, lisa.na...@gmail.com wrote: American Golden Plover was seen until approx 1:15pm in which it took off calling, flying high above the

[nysbirds-l] Announcing a 34+ Hour Brooklyn Pelagic on Sat-Sun, Sep 21-22

2019-08-30 Thread Paul Guris
Our long trip from Pt. Pleasant was so successful that we decided to try to run one for New York on our old favorite the Brooklyn VI. We will be limiting the trip to fewer people for comfort though we might be willing to add a few more from the waiting list last minute if the forecast looks like

[nysbirds-l] Stone Bridge Nighthawk Watch -Setauket

2019-08-30 Thread TURNER
After batting zero in Wednesday's rainy watch, we were hoping the skies would be filled with nighthawks on Thursday night. Alas, this was not to be with only 12 birds tallied...but a better result tonight with 148 nighthawks seen, many of which were actively feeding overhead. John Turner

[nysbirds-l] NYC Area RBA: 30 August 2019

2019-08-30 Thread Gail Benson
-RBA * New York * New York City, Long Island, Westchester County * Aug. 30, 2019 * NYNY1908.30 - Birds Mentioned BROWN BOOBY+ (+ Details requested by NYSARC) Cory’s Shearwater MANX SHEARWATER AMERICAN AVOCET AMERICAN GOLDEN-PLOVER Whimbrel MARBLED GODWIT White-rumped Sandpiper Pectoral