[nysbirds-l] Exotic ID?

2020-06-13 Thread Andrew Mason
Anybody have an idea on this bird--seen in upstate NY--Otsego Co.? Andy Mason -- Andrew Mason 13 Boylston St. Oneonta, NY 13820 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm

Re: [nysbirds-l] Exotic ID?

2020-06-13 Thread Long Island Birding .
Hello, It is a Chukar, people sometimes keep them as game animals. Mike Z. On Sat, Jun 13, 2020, 12:30 PM Andrew Mason wrote: > Anybody have an idea on this bird--seen in upstate NY--Otsego Co.? > > Andy Mason > > > -- > Andrew Mason > 13 Boylston St. > Oneonta, NY 13820 > (607)

Re: [nysbirds-l] Exotic ID?

2020-06-13 Thread Nancy Jane Kern
? Chukar/pheasant cross. I found a photo in a a search at link:

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2020-06-13 Thread Andrew Mason
Yeah--my thought too. That bill is way out of line! On 6/13/2020 12:31 PM, zach schwartz-weinstein wrote: > > Chukar. Introduced gamebird. > > On Sat, Jun 13, 2020 at 12:30 PM Andrew Mason > wrote: > > Anybody have an idea on this bird--seen in upstate

Re: [nysbirds-l] Exotic ID?

2020-06-13 Thread Charles Witek
Likely a pen-raised bird that always fed from a dish or tray, removing the opportunity for the bill to be worn down normally. As someone alluded to before, the bird was probably either an escape from a shooting preserve or a survivor from a dog-training session. On Sat, Jun 13, 2020 at 1:05 PM

Re: [nysbirds-l] Exotic ID?

2020-06-13 Thread Adelia Honeywood
That bird has endured a whole lot of cruelty. Andrew, if you can tell them where it is, one of these wildlife rehabbers would probably rescue it. The names below are from this public database  https://www.dec.ny.gov/cfmx/extapps/sls_searches/index.cfm?p=live_rehab | County | City | Name of

Re: [nysbirds-l] Exotic ID?

2020-06-13 Thread zach schwartz-weinstein
Chukar. Introduced gamebird. On Sat, Jun 13, 2020 at 12:30 PM Andrew Mason wrote: > Anybody have an idea on this bird--seen in upstate NY--Otsego Co.? > > Andy Mason > > > -- > Andrew Mason13 Boylston St. > Oneonta, NY 13820 >

RE: [nysbirds-l] Exotic ID?

2020-06-13 Thread Larry Trachtenberg
Yes; what’s up with that bill? L. Trachtenberg Ossining Lawrence B. Trachtenberg | trachtenb...@amsllp.com Aronson Mayefsky & Sloan, LLP 12 E. 49th Street, New York, New York 10017 | T: 212.521.3511 | F: 212.838.5505 NOTICE: This e-mail is intended only for the

[nysbirds-l] Wallkill River NWR birds

2020-06-13 Thread Andrew Block
6/13/20 - Liberty Loop Trail, Wallkill River NWR, NY/NJ 1 Sandhill Crane (male was in same place as last time and eventually walked over to where the female is on her nest)2 Least Bitterns100+ Wood Ducks (of all different ages all in southern most impoundment)1 Brown Thrasher3 Bobolinks4 Marsh