[nysbirds-l] Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch 2009 wrapup

2010-01-05 Thread Andrew Mason
21 Peregrine Falcon20 Unknown Accipiter 4 Unknown Buteo 7 Unknown Falcon 2 Unknown Eagle 2 Unknown Raptor 35 Total: 6334 Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Delaware-Otsego Audubon Soc. Eagle Trip results

2010-01-09 Thread Andrew Mason
of waterfowl, including Common and Hooded Mergansers, Common Goldeneyes and Buffleheads; Wild Turkeys, and a few Snow Buntings. Best sight of the day was a close view of two immature eagles scrapping over a fish. Andy Mason Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma

[nysbirds-l] New NY State bird resource available

2010-01-13 Thread Andrew Mason
who share your passion for birds. For more information, contact NYSOA president Carena Pooth at mailto:preside...@nybirds.orgpreside...@nybirds.org. Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Tug Hill monitoring opportunity for wind project

2010-06-17 Thread Andrew Mason
conservation project, please contact Mary Pappa at mailto:mpa...@tnc.orgmpa...@tnc.org or 315-387-3600 x21. Thank you! Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Mississippi Kites

2010-08-11 Thread Andrew Mason
I visited the Root, Montgomery Mississippi Kite location today with Hugh and Urling Kingery of Colorado, along with Urling's sister Judy. We had good views of two kites, very active to the SW of the Donato/Mapletown Rd. intersection. Andy Mason Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY

Re: [nysbirds-l] Mississippi Kites - Successful nesting confirmed

2010-08-21 Thread Andrew Mason
Baltimore, The Greene County, New York mailto:gael...@capital.netgael...@capital.net Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES ARCHIVES

Re: [nysbirds-l] Good news from NYSARC

2010-09-17 Thread Andrew Mason
in the near future. Good birding! Angus Wilson Chair, New York State Avian Records Committee (NYSARC) New York State Ornithological Association (NYSOA) Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Fwd: Snowy Owl - Oneonta

2010-10-17 Thread Andrew Mason
at the end of a day of strong NW winds. Tom Salo Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com

[nysbirds-l] Delaware Co. eagle trip

2011-01-15 Thread Andrew Mason
, including a couple of goldeneyes, Common and Hooded Mergansers, and good numbers of Black Ducks. Andy Mason Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Fwd: [bluewing-group] Mississippi Kites in Root, NY

2011-07-17 Thread Andrew Mason
Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http

[nysbirds-l] Winter Eagle Project

2011-09-15 Thread Andrew Mason
toms...@localnet.com Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Golden Eagles at Franklin Mt.

2011-10-28 Thread Andrew Mason
to the lookout. More info on the Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch, including directions, is available at www.franklinmt.org. If you do visit, be sure to dress extra warmly. Andy Mason Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info

[nysbirds-l] Franklin Mt. season wrapup

2012-01-05 Thread Andrew Mason
-shouldered Hawk 37 Broad-winged Hawk 1424 Red-tailed Hawk 1384 Rough-legged Hawk 0 Golden Eagle 160 American Kestrel 88 Merlin 27 Peregrine Falcon 19 Unidentified Raptor 44 Total: 4609 Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info

[nysbirds-l] NYSOA Annual Meeting Saturday, September 29th

2012-09-03 Thread Andrew Mason
share the day with fall migrants and birding friends. Although there is no registration fee, to assist us with our preparations, we ask you to please pre-register if at all possible. Details and the registration form are available on the NYSOA website at www.nybirds.org . Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St

[nysbirds-l] Golden Eagle flights anticipated at Franklin Mt. this weekend

2012-11-02 Thread Andrew Mason
to dress warmly--it can be considerably colder on the mountain than elsewhere. More information on the Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch, including directions, can be found at www.franklinmt.org. Andy Mason Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds

[nysbirds-l] Franklin Mt. season wrapup

2012-12-30 Thread Andrew Mason
Leahy, Andrea Lodovice, Randy Lynch, Andy Mason, Abby Nelson, Ralph Niederlander, Leslie Preston, Tom Salo. All Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch data is available at www.hawkcount.org. Information on the site can be found at www.franklinmt.org. Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607

Re: [nysbirds-l] New Deadline for Comments on Gateway Mgmt. Plan

2013-10-17 Thread Andrew Mason
resources of the Gateway National Recreation Area as its highest priority. Sincerely, Andrew Mason, Conservation Chair -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Golden Eagles at Franklin Mt.

2013-10-25 Thread Andrew Mason
The Golden Eagle season is underway at the Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch near Oneonta.  Three goldens were counted today, bringing this year's total to six.  274 Red-tailed Hawks and 14 Bald Eagles also passed the lookout today. Franklin Mt. has averaged around 180 Golden Eagles annually for the past

[nysbirds-l] 16 Golden Eagles at Franklin Mt.

2013-11-03 Thread Andrew Mason
Today's good NW winds brought 16 Golden Eagles to the Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch near Oneonta, along with 221 Red-tailed Hawks out of a total of 264 raptors. Goldens are a good possibility on any north or northwest winds over the next two or three weeks. Anyone interested in getting on the

[nysbirds-l] NPR story on Jamaica Bay restoration

2016-05-29 Thread Andrew Mason
NPR ran a story on the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge restoration effort this morning that may be of interest: http://wamc.org/post/wrecked-superstorm-sandy-conservationists-work-restore-migratory-birds-refuge. Andy Mason -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma

[nysbirds-l] Merlin courtship

2016-04-11 Thread Andrew Mason
The spread of nesting Merlins continues-a pair engaged in courtship today in the Delaware Co. village of Stamford. They were very vocal, returning repeatedly to a tall, scrawny spruce tree on a village street. Andy Mason Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162

[nysbirds-l] Taking Flight: Birding in the Catskills, June 10-12

2016-05-21 Thread Andrew Mason
e, as well as the opportunities for camping. Visitwww.catskillcenter/taking-flightfor a complete schedule, information and registration. -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWE

[nysbirds-l] Golden Eagles--Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch

2016-10-23 Thread Andrew Mason
information and directions to the hawkwatch at the Delaware-Otsego Audubon Soc. Sanctuary can also be found at www.franklinmt.org. If you do visit the site, be sure to dress warmly--conditions are generally colder on the mountain than expected. Andy Mason -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St

[nysbirds-l] Huge Golden Eagle day at Franklin Mt.

2016-11-11 Thread Andrew Mason
and warmer. I expect birds will be moving but conditions are not ideal, especially after 2 days of good NW winds. Andy is counting. Tom Salo -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] 24 Goldens at Franklin Mt. yesterday; dead eagle found

2016-11-01 Thread Andrew Mason
at that elevation staring into the wind. I expect to send an update as Friday draws nearer. Tom Salo -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] 27 Goldens at Franklin Mt. today

2016-10-28 Thread Andrew Mason
intermittent showers are forecast. Monday should be dry. Andy Mason -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch 2016 Wrapup

2017-01-01 Thread Andrew Mason
include:Larry Dake, Kyle Dudgeon, Fred Fries, Becky Gretton, Randy Lynch, Andy Mason, Pam Peters and Tom Salo.We also had a great supporting cast of spotters and hawk enthusiasts who made the mountain a fun place to be this fall---thanks to all! /--Andy Mason/ -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY

[nysbirds-l] Timely advice from DEC--Guidelines for Viewing Wildlife

2016-12-23 Thread Andrew Mason
mp;&&110&&://public.govdelivery.com/accounts/NYSDEC/subscriber/new?topic_id=NYSDEC_162>. Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor * Basil Seggos, Commissioner This email was sent to andyma...@earthling.net usin

[nysbirds-l] Delaware County eagle field trip

2017-01-14 Thread Andrew Mason
with modest numbers of waterfowl. Andy Mason -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch underway

2017-09-09 Thread Andrew Mason
and archived data for Franklin Mt. and other hawk watch sites can be accessed at Hawkcount, www.hawkcount.org <http://hawkcount.org/> . Andy Mason -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirdi

[nysbirds-l] 31 Golden Eagles at Franklin Mt.

2017-11-27 Thread Andrew Mason
on the Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch can be found at www.franklinmt.org. Andy Mason -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http

[nysbirds-l] Good Golden Eagle conditions at Franklin Mt. Hawkwatch

2017-11-24 Thread Andrew Mason
. Hawkwatch can be found at www.doas.us/research/franklin-mountain-hawkwatch/. -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http

Re: [nysbirds-l] Astonishing High Count for Common Raven, Suffolk Co., LI

2017-12-01 Thread Andrew Mason
ES.htm> > Subscribe, Configuration and Leave > <http://www.northeastbirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm> > *Archives:* > The Mail Archive > <http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html> > Surfbirds <http://www

[nysbirds-l] Wood Stork, Delaware Co.

2017-10-21 Thread Andrew Mason
/in/dateposted-public/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/37864965@N08/37843320051/in/dateposted-public/ Andy Mason -- Andrew Mason 1039 Peck St. Jefferson, NY 12093 (607) 652-2162 andyma...@earthling.net -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http

Re: [nysbirds-l] Hook Mountain hawk watch

2017-10-22 Thread Andrew Mason
<http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html> > Surfbirds <http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/NYSBirds-L> > ABA <http://birding.aba.org/maillist/NY01> > *Please submit your observations to **eBird* > <http://ebird.org/content/ebird/>*!*

[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 http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [nysbirds-l] Exotic ID?

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 <mailto:andyma...@earthling.net>> wrote: > > Anybody have an idea on th