[nysbirds-l] Nearby mega-rarity

2020-06-28 Thread Robert Lewis
Terek Sandpiper, Rhode Island. https://ebird.org/alert/summary?sid=SN35613 Bob Lewis Sleepy Hollow -- -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

Re: [nysbirds-l] Purple gallinule

2020-06-28 Thread Robert Lewis
I made the pilgrimage this morning to Twin Lakes, near Wantaugh, Nassau County, for the oft-reported Purple Gallinule. This time I had good luck, as someone was already on the bird when I arrived. June 28. (I spent more than two hours there Thursday afternoon with no success.) The bird hugs

Re: [nysbirds-l] Purple gallinule

2020-06-28 Thread Larry Trachtenberg
Mr. Lewis this is a statewide list can you let folks know what “Ryder” is and where it is. Best L. Trachtenberg Ossining Sent from my iPhone > On Jun 28, 2020, at 7:57 AM, Robert Lewis wrote: > > -CAUTION: EXTERNAL EMAIL > > > > Hugging west shore near entrance at Ryder First seen

Re: [nysbirds-l] Purple gallinule

2020-06-28 Thread ArieGilbert
Purple gallinule is in Twin Lakes Preserve in Wantagh. See googlePosition in pond most favored is approx across from ryder. Park on old mill roadEnter ca. 300' north of park ave then walk south to a small board walk across from ryderFound by Robert Proniewych  a few days agoReleased by rehabber

Re: [nysbirds-l] Purple gallinule

2020-06-28 Thread Andrew Baksh
I believe the location is Twin Lakes Preserve in Wantagh, Long Island. Try these coordinates (40.675957,-73.515862) to get a feel of the location; you should also see where “Ryder” is as referenced by Mr. Lewis. I hope this helps. Cheers, "I prefer to be true to myself, even at the

[nysbirds-l] Purple gallinule

2020-06-28 Thread Robert Lewis
Hugging west shore near entrance at Ryder First seen around 7:00. Five people following its slow progress Bob Lewis. Sent from my iPhone -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

Re: [nysbirds-l] Purple gallinule

2020-06-28 Thread Robert Lewis
The often reported purple gallinule. Twin lakes Nassau. Near Wantagh. See previous posts. Ryder Avenue. Sent from my iPhone > On Jun 28, 2020, at 9:02 AM, Andrew Baksh wrote: > > I believe the location is Twin Lakes Preserve in Wantagh, Long Island. > > Try these coordinates