[nysbirds-l] Yellow-headed Blackbird in Chappaqua, NY

2010-01-11 Thread Anne Swaim
that date. Today's sighting was through spotting scopes by Trudy Battaly, Drew Panko, Rik Kaufman and Anne Swaim. Identifying photos were also taken by Trudy Battaly. Anne Swaim Chappaqua, NY ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Anne Swaim, Executive Director Saw Mill River Audubon 914.666.6503 asw

[nysbirds-l] Yellow-headed Blackbird continues in Chappaqua, NY

2010-01-12 Thread Anne Swaim
://www.sawmillriveraudubon.org/YHBB Anne Swaim Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html 2) http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/NYSB.html

[nysbirds-l] YELLOW-HEADED BLACKBIRD continues in Chappaqua, NY

2010-01-25 Thread Anne Swaim
on this posting. Anne Swaim Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html 2) http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/NYSB.html 3) http

[nysbirds-l] Doodletown/Iona Isl/Mine Rd FT May 15: Saw Mill River Audubon

2010-05-16 Thread Anne Swaim
American Goldfinch *Additional sightings at Iona Island* Osprey Northern Mockingbird Eastern Bluebird Chipping Sparrow *Additional sightings at **Mine Road* Black Vulture Cooper's Hawk Tree Swallow Prairie Warbler Pine Warbler Golden-winged Warbler Brewster's Warbler Anne Swaim Saw Mill River

[nysbirds-l] Muscoot Farm: Saw Mill River Audubon field trip 5/17

2010-05-17 Thread Anne Swaim
and also along the SW portion of the yellow trail. Wood Street trail entrance 41.26512, -73.7426 Anne Swaim Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l

[nysbirds-l] Rockefeller State Park Preserve Mourning Warbler and More

2012-05-08 Thread Anne Swaim
American Goldfinch 3 House Sparrow 2 Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon Chappaqua, NY -- 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] Snow Geese over Millwood, NY

2012-05-12 Thread Anne Swaim
At 7:20pm this evening, we observed an estimated 120 snow geese flying relatively low over Pruyn Audubon Sanctuary, about 200ft above tree top level, and heading due north. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon Millwood, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Sterling Forest VC Mississippi Kite

2012-05-26 Thread Anne Swaim
Saw Mill River Audubon field trip now at Sterling Forest Visitors Center looking at perched Mississippi Kite. Great view. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon Chappaqua NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Orchard Oriole imm male Chappaqua

2012-10-21 Thread Anne Swaim
A first yr male orchard oriole is Hanging out behind New Castle Town Hall, 200 S Greeley Ave, Chappaqua. Viewed last 2 hrs by Saw Mill River Audubon group during out annual seed sale Bird is feeding on and in porcelain berries along stream bank by parking lot. Pictures taken to be posted

Re:[nysbirds-l] Orchard Oriole imm male Chappaqua

2012-10-21 Thread Anne Swaim
Photos uploaded here http://www.flickr.com/photos/nykestrel/ We welcome all input given side messages suggesting other possibilities. Anne Swaim Chappaqua, NY On Sun, Oct 21, 2012 at 12:56 PM, Anne Swaim annesw...@gmail.com wrote: A first yr male orchard oriole is Hanging out behind New

[nysbirds-l] Fox Sparrow numbers -- Pruyn Sanctuary Chappaqua

2012-11-09 Thread Anne Swaim
of local Carolina wren pair post-Sandy and nor'easter. In the woods, the juncos and white-throats are making use of the storm-fallen trees as welcome brush shelters even as they did post-Snowtober 2011, given lack of understory with deer over browsing. Anne Swaim Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L List

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point: morning sightings assistance sought

2012-12-03 Thread Anne Swaim
interested groups seek to work together in advocating for a management plan that recognizes Croton Point's significance as an Important Bird Area. Anne Swaim Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

[nysbirds-l] FDR State Park, Yorktown Heights: Redheads, etc

2012-12-16 Thread Anne Swaim
, and 4 Gadwall, as well as numbers of Canada Geese and Ring-billed Gulls. Viewed from the NE corner of Mohansic Lake from the park road that leads into the swimming pool area. image http://www.flickr.com/photos/nykestrel/8277727104/ Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L

[nysbirds-l] Northern Westchester Waterfowl: Redhead, Wood Ducks

2013-02-20 Thread Anne Swaim
and usual abundance of Mute Swan (48). ebird list (w/ map link) http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S13108555 Anne Swaim Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Gyr Yes E of Gilgo

2013-03-05 Thread Anne Swaim
Currently perched on ground on first shoreline across water on north side. Perhaps feeding. Anne Swaim Chappaqua NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [nysbirds-l] 2 Northern Gannets north Great Peconic Bay-Suffolk County

2013-04-03 Thread Anne Swaim
Wonderful views of a Northern Gannet yesterday mid-day soaring and plunging into Mamaroneck outer harbor, viewed from southern end of Marshlands Conservancy (Westchester County). Anne Swaim On Wed, Apr 3, 2013 at 10:20 AM, libbyros...@gmail.com libbyros...@gmail.com wrote: 2 Northern Gannets

[nysbirds-l] Gannets off Playland, Westchester

2013-04-16 Thread Anne Swaim
Wonderful show of Northern Gannets off Playland in Rye this afternoon with conservative count of 32 soaring and plunging into Long Island Sound. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

[nysbirds-l] Late Report: Sandhill Crane, Croton Point, Thu Apr 18

2013-04-21 Thread Anne Swaim
. Photographs uploaded to Saw Mill River Audubon Flickr group here: - http://flic.kr/p/ed9xkW http://flic.kr/p/ed3TGp - http://flic.kr/p/ed3TGp Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point, Westchester: Black-bellied Plover Orchard Oriole

2013-04-28 Thread Anne Swaim
A black-bellied plover was feeding on the low tide mud flats by the Croton train station 8:30-9:00am morning with a group of three killdeer. Two eastern kingbirds were flycatching and vocalizing nearby and a group of eight Canada goose goslings (perhaps a week old) were also seen with two nearby

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point/River this morning conservation note

2013-05-02 Thread Anne Swaim
habitat management at Croton Point Park. More details on initial management changes proposed for this year are available.) Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Red-Headed Woodpecker at Muscoot Farm

2013-06-27 Thread Anne Swaim
An adult red-headed woodpecker was well seen at Muscoot Farm in Westchester around 8am this morning by Paul Lewis and Jim Jones. It was not relocated this afternoon. When seen, it was in dead snag along the main farm road from the parking area through the pastures just past a mulberry tree. (This

Re: [nysbirds-l] Croton boat ramp terns

2013-07-28 Thread Anne Swaim
The two Caspian terns were still on the sandbar just up river from boat ramp at Croton River as of 8:50am in group with 26 Ring-billed gulls and one Great black-backed gull. (Thanks to Larry T. for texting out the tern sighting!) Some of the other birds noted in same area this morning: 1

[nysbirds-l] Red-headed Woodpecker at Croton Point

2013-09-23 Thread Anne Swaim
and further down driveway toward adjacent play area. This same bird was likely first observed Friday morning in same location based on second-hand description from another local birder. Anne Swaim www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME

[nysbirds-l] Chappaqua/Croton Point today/yesterday

2013-10-09 Thread Anne Swaim
on the landfill * a peregrine flyover mid-day over the model airplane field * * *Croton boat ramp at low tide yesterday morning*: * a lesser yellowlegs actively feeding * an adult bald eagle on a log in the mudflats below St Augustine's Church was feeding on the remains of an unidentified duck. Anne

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Sparrows

2013-10-17 Thread Anne Swaim
the brush with several swamp sparrows, two eastern towhees and two brown thrashers. http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S15420492 Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point at Dusk: Snow Bunting Flock

2013-11-04 Thread Anne Swaim
Dusk at Croton Point County Park tonight, a harrier skimming the grass tops put up a flock of 27 snow buntings which landed on a nearby gravel path offering a great scope view. Three American pipit flyovers as well. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L

[nysbirds-l] Another Snowy Owl Death: Westchester Co, Cortlandt Manor

2013-12-05 Thread Anne Swaim
We've just received news that an emaciated snowy owl too weak to fly was picked up yesterday at the Hollow Brook Golf Club, Cortlandt Manor, northern Westchester County by a wildlife rehabilitators and taken to a local veterinarian for care. Sad news today is that it did not survive. Anne Swaim

[nysbirds-l] Eagles/Waterfowl on No. Westchester Reservoirs

2013-12-19 Thread Anne Swaim
Purdys Reservoir: (41.32671, -73.66232) 50+ Canada Geese 100+ Mute Swan 20+ Gadwall 10 Mallard 30+ Ring-necked Duck 35+ Bufflehead 12 Hooded Merganser 3 Common Merganser Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Glen Island Park Waterfowl

2013-12-31 Thread Anne Swaim
: http://goo.gl/maps/XzIGO) and Peregrine Falcon 1 http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/email?subID=S16127625 Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Eagles-on-Hudson this afternoon

2014-01-09 Thread Anne Swaim
County Park, with many special events, and several different eagle viewing locations. Details here: http://www.teatown.org/teatown-events/eaglefest.html Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon Chappaqua, NY -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Tree Swallows (6) at Black Rock Park, Croton and Eagle Numbers

2014-02-26 Thread Anne Swaim
, 12 immature. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail

[nysbirds-l] Birders Sought: June 19-23 Birding Blitz at Rockefeller State Park Preserve

2014-04-30 Thread Anne Swaim
specified census areas. Contact Anne Swaim, asw...@sawmillriveraudubon.org, for more info and/or to be added to contact list for RSPP staff follow up for coordination of dates/census areas and park access instructions. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Landfill sightings ( management update)

2014-05-24 Thread Anne Swaim
of the landfill grassland habitat short term. The county parks department has also engaged a meadow management specialist to inventory and map the landfill vegetation and prepare a long-term habitat improvement and management plan. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Grasshopper Sparrow Fledglings

2014-07-25 Thread Anne Swaim
replacement project continues in the months ahead. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Rockefeller State Park Preserve this morning

2014-09-08 Thread Anne Swaim
the Sleepy Hollow Trail and heading west away from Swan Lake. http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S19771796 Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Mon 9/22/14

2014-09-22 Thread Anne Swaim
/checklist?subID=S19904805 Our 5th Monday walk 9/29 will be at Marshlands Conservancy, Rye beginning 7:30am in the main parking area. Schedule of upcoming Mon weekend field trips at SMRA web site link below. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Chimney Swift flock over Chappaqua

2014-10-05 Thread Anne Swaim
them for a few minutes through bins as they circled higher moving south. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Vesper Sparrows and more

2014-10-27 Thread Anne Swaim
cpl of wks in same location: shoreline trees along the river road; And a flock of 8 Rusty Blackbirds seen by Charlie Roberto near ballfield parking, with at least two other Rusty Blackbirds seen as landfill flyovers. eBird list http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S20352268 Anne Swaim Saw

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point: Snow buntings more

2014-11-11 Thread Anne Swaim
://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S20516434 Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point: Snow buntings pipits

2014-11-11 Thread Anne Swaim
=S20516434 Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point: bald eagles, horned larks, pipits, tree sparrows

2014-11-14 Thread Anne Swaim
. First-of-season tree sparrows heard and seen. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [nysbirds-l] Hudson River/Ossining

2014-11-25 Thread Anne Swaim
How funny...a d awkward. Just saw this. Don't do email on Tuesdays. Oh well. On Nov 25, 2014, at 10:57 AM, Larry Trachtenberg trachtenb...@amsllp.com wrote: In Hudson River off Mariandale Conf. Center and Retreat in Ossining this morning Charlie Roberto had a raft of 104 Canvasback,

[nysbirds-l] Waterfowl Diversity at Edith Read Sanctuary/Playland Lake, Rye

2015-03-30 Thread Anne Swaim
beside Playland Lake. Other upcoming spring field trips at our Google calendar at web site link below.) Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Woodcock Snipe in the Fog Tonight

2015-03-26 Thread Anne Swaim
on the once-wetlands/now ponded lawn by the NW corner of the landfill, by the road circle. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Edith Read Sanctuary: Eurasian Wigeon continuing

2015-04-03 Thread Anne Swaim
), Swamp Sparrow. http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S22659004 Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmilriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Blue Grosbeak, Muscoot Farm Westchester

2015-04-21 Thread Anne Swaim
Male blue grosbeak found last eve at Muscoot Farm, Westchester, by Roger Garrison still present all day today and being seen now. (By gazebo in back fields, associating w cowbirds and visiting nearby compost pile.) Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L

[nysbirds-l] Blue Grosbeak continuing Muscoot Farm, Westchester

2015-04-22 Thread Anne Swaim
Nick Hawvermale relocated male Blue Grosbeak 1:15pm this aft at Muscoot Farm, Westchester. Same area: by compost pile near gazebo in back, upper fields. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Black-throated Gray Warbler, Gate of Heaven Cemetary, Hawthorne-Westchester

2015-04-24 Thread Anne Swaim
back today and couldn't re-find the bird. Pictures upload here: https://flic.kr/p/s1tnHq Anne Swaim, Executive Director Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] YB Chat, Teatown Lake Reservation, Ossining

2015-06-25 Thread Anne Swaim
Hilary Seiner saw a male yellow-breasted chat during a Teatown breeding bird survey this morning. It was on the powerlines just up the hill from Spring Valley Rd. Anne Swaim -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Grasshopper Sparrows Return ( other birds)

2015-05-25 Thread Anne Swaim
Orchard Oriole in woods on E side of landfil * Cliff Swallows coming/going from upstream side of Rt 9/9A bridge over Croton River likely nest building as in prev years. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point, Westchester County

2015-08-07 Thread Anne Swaim
Ospreys also roaming about along Croton Point Park shoreline and around the Croton boat ramp. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

Re: [nysbirds-l] Lark Sparrow Robert Moses SP., Suffolk Co.

2015-07-21 Thread Anne Swaim
Lark Sparrow relocated just now in picnic area by volleyball courts adjacent to East most exit of Parking #2 Rbt Moses State Park. (A walk down rd marked auth vehicles only.) Thanks for orig report! Anne Swaim On Jul 21, 2015, at 11:10 AM, pjlind...@optonline.net pjlind...@optonline.net

[nysbirds-l] Good Sparrows & More at Croton Point this morning/aft

2015-10-26 Thread Anne Swaim
them. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail

[nysbirds-l] Migrants at Rockefeller State Park Preserve this Am

2015-09-14 Thread Anne Swaim
list here: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/email?subID=S25029995 Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Park: Sparrows & Raptors & Unexpected Am Bittern

2015-10-06 Thread Anne Swaim
e RR tracks. Great aerial look. Landed in phrags close to NW end of RR bridge. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding

[nysbirds-l] Lark Sparrow Seen at Croton Point Park, Westchester County

2015-12-13 Thread Anne Swaim
bird was favoring this spot as well as flying between the lawn there on either side of the road. a good hour later it was still there." Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWE

Re: [nysbirds-l] Via Facebook: Croton Point Lark Sparrow YES

2015-12-15 Thread Anne Swaim
Was just now messaging her teaching her steps to sign up and post her sighting on nysbirds. She just didn't know how. ButI see partial info just posted for her. Will update her. > On Dec 15, 2015, at 7:33 PM, Larry Trachtenberg > wrote: > > Is there a reason

Re: [nysbirds-l] Via Facebook: Croton Point Lark Sparrow YES

2015-12-15 Thread Anne Swaim
and Maria Constantelos Loukeris was between 2:30-3:00pm. Here's hoping it sticks around to be counted in Peekskill Christmas Bird Count this Sat or, at least, in count period. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org > On Dec 15, 2015, at 7:35 PM, Anne Swaim <

[nysbirds-l] Lark Sparrow continues at Croton Point this am (Thu 12/16)

2015-12-16 Thread Anne Swaim
Made the count period. Seen/photographed by Jeff Seneca this am. (Same location in lawn/shrubline area on hillside up to nature center at Croton Point Park, Westchester.) Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] YB Chat at Edith Read Sanctuary, Rye

2016-01-07 Thread Anne Swaim
Currently in view along trail NW corner of refuge about 50 yds from boardwalk end. Quick pic https://flic.kr/p/CKJkUb -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

[nysbirds-l] Gyrfalcon at Shawangunk Grasslands

2015-12-25 Thread Anne Swaim
Currently viewing. Quick pic link here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B7TChbSFVD-_VzhCWEtuc1pXQ2s -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Lark Sparrow continues at Croton Point Park

2015-12-18 Thread Anne Swaim
Seen ~10:30am this morning. Feeding on dandelion seed heads under willow tree on left side of nature center driveway. Video clip: https://vimeo.com/149429970 Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Lark Sparrow continues

2015-12-28 Thread Anne Swaim
Seen this morning ~11am associating with flock of juncos on lawn area between large parking lot and landfill hill at Croton Point Park. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Landfill Grasshopper Sparrows

2016-06-11 Thread Anne Swaim
New York to Saw Mill River Audubon, with installation via in-kind support from Westchester County Department of Parks, Recreation, & Conservation.) Anne Swaim, Executive Director Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbird

[nysbirds-l] March 5, 2016 Westchester Warbler Events

2016-01-15 Thread Anne Swaim
und Shore, Central Westchester, Hudson River, Saw Mill River). Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConf

Re: [nysbirds-l] stores that display a variety of spotting scopes

2016-03-14 Thread Anne Swaim
a generous gift enabling us to purchase 12 of these binoculars and EagleOptics matched with 12 additional binoculars. Anne Swaim, Executive Director Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org <914-548-3235> <http://www.northeastbirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME> -- NYSbirds-L Lis

[nysbirds-l] Rockefeller State Park Preserve this morning

2016-04-11 Thread Anne Swaim
tion to the one N at Croton RR station.) Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVE

[nysbirds-l] Two Red-headed Woodpeckers, Muscoot Farm, Westchester

2016-04-27 Thread Anne Swaim
road out to fields. Heads up that farm gates close 4pm. Open 10am. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Saw Mill River Audubon Westchester Birdathon/Global Big Day birding May 13-14, 2016

2016-05-15 Thread Anne Swaim
-119/activity under birder names below. *Sightings by*: Elijah Goodwin (Rockefeller SPP); Larry Trachtenberg, Christine McCluskey, & others (Teatown); Anne Swaim, Debbie Van Zyl, John & Mary Cava & others (Marshlands Conservancy N to Ward Pound Ridge Reservation) Elijah Goodwin, the o

[nysbirds-l] Caspian Terns(2) @ Croton River Boat Ramp

2016-07-25 Thread Anne Swaim
Two Caspian Terns present around low tide this morning (9:30-10:30am) on sandbar between Croton River boat ramp and Rts 9/9A bridge with nice views from boat ramp. (Boat ramp is inside and at very southern end of main parking lot for Croton RR Station.) Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Park Grassland Kestrels & Other Birds

2016-09-30 Thread Anne Swaim
day. Increasing numbers of Savannah Sparrows are on the landfill, 11 seen today. American Pipit flock seen last weekend and Monday with high count of 16 on Monday was not observed today. -- Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: h

[nysbirds-l] Croton Bay Arrivals & other Croton Point sightings

2016-10-25 Thread Anne Swaim
feeding on ballfield by entrance. Uptick today in other bird activity on Croton Point as well (eBird list below) but no re-sighting of yesterday's Nelson's Sparrow. http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S32226120 -- Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Purple Finch #s Westchester Co.

2016-10-28 Thread Anne Swaim
over Hook Mountain, Rockland County this past Wednesday morning. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Nelsons Sparrow Croton Point

2016-10-24 Thread Anne Swaim
Currently on grass along shrub edge S of Kitchawan Lodge behind RV camping. Being observed by Saw Mill River Audubon group. First spotted Kevin McGrath. Pics to be posted to eBird list. Three scopes on it -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME

[nysbirds-l] Sandhills Cranes, Now, Playland Park, Rye

2016-11-23 Thread Anne Swaim
Kevin McGrath just photographed 13 Sandhill Cranes flying over Playland Park in Rye, southeastern Westchester County. They may have been coasting in to land by Playland Lake/Edith Read Sanctuary. -- Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Purple Sandpipers at Rye & Edith Read Sightings

2016-12-11 Thread Anne Swaim
) & Great Cormorant (off Rye Beach.) Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave

[nysbirds-l] Northern Shrike continuing in Lewisboro, Westchester Co.

2017-01-01 Thread Anne Swaim
Seen just now by Saw Mill River Audubon group at same location as previously, Onatru Farm Park. Atop tree at far end first field on L beyond back parking. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] Black-headed Gull Five Islands Park Westchester Co

2016-12-20 Thread Anne Swaim
Black Headed Gull currently being observed at Five Islands Park, New Rochelle, NY. Seen on water on Long Island Sound side of park bldg. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm

[nysbirds-l] No. Shrike Rockefeller Park Preserve, Westchester.

2017-04-04 Thread Anne Swaim
eBird list to follow when better signal. (Also Louisiana Waterthrush and Pine Warbler present and singing around Pocantico River footbridge N of above location) Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http

[nysbirds-l] Northern Shrike. Rockefeller Park Preserve. Westchester.

2017-04-04 Thread Anne Swaim
://maps.google.com/?q=41.103265,-73.845835=en-US=us Anne Swaim -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com

[nysbirds-l] Bonaparte' Gulls Croton RR Station Westchester.

2017-04-18 Thread Anne Swaim
Six Bonaparte's Gulls currently on Croton Bay inlet next to Croton RR station, Westchester County. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http

[nysbirds-l] Upcoming Birding Program: Thu Mar 16 Chappaqua/Westchester County

2017-03-09 Thread Anne Swaim
.org Chappaqua Library Theater doors open at 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments. Book sales & signing follow program. More details & Google map link here: http://www.sawmillriveraudubon.org/events.html#upcoming -- Anne Swaim, Executive Director Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org O:

[nysbirds-l] Caspian Tern: Croton RR Stn

2017-04-17 Thread Anne Swaim
On the falling tide at Croton Bay at the Croton-Harmon RR Station, Westchester County: one Caspian Tern sitting with usual Ring-billed and Herring Gull flock on rock spit off parking lot directly across from cell tower. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Confirmed Red-headed Woodpecker breeding, Muscoot Farm, Westchester

2017-07-03 Thread Anne Swaim
confirmed breeding? Or perhaps this is (one of) the first confirmed county breeding record(s) for some time? The birds seemed to be most present along the strip of woods between the main parking lot and Route 100. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Park arrivals, Westchester County

2017-04-28 Thread Anne Swaim
36332108 -- Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://

[nysbirds-l] Pruyn Sanctuary (Westchester) slight uptick in migrants/arrivals

2017-05-16 Thread Anne Swaim
http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S36900926 <http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S36900926>* Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULE

[nysbirds-l] Dusk Walk at Croton Point Park

2017-06-21 Thread Anne Swaim
n ~7:00am and ~4:00pm due to an ongoing Metro North construction project.) -- Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.Nort

[nysbirds-l] Doodletown IBA, Rockland County, early am Sat 5/20

2017-05-20 Thread Anne Swaim
of 1777E trail: deeply rutted with churned up mud and many tracks including ATV tracks -- perhaps from foot race previous weekend? Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Park, Westchester: Purple Martin, Grasshopper Sparrow, Meadowlark, Bobolinks

2017-05-22 Thread Anne Swaim
line in this area as well. Anne Swaim, Saw Mill River Audubon ​schedule of free bird walks here:​ www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding

Re: [nysbirds-l] Shawangunk Grasslands, Ulster County NY, May 23, 2017

2017-05-24 Thread Anne Swaim
ttp://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] Black Skimmer: Croton RR Station Westchester

2017-05-30 Thread Anne Swaim
Currently in view on rock bar in inlet off parking lot. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Red headed woodpecker again at Muscoot Farm Westchester

2017-05-01 Thread Anne Swaim
For at least the 4th year, a red-head woodpecker is at Muscoot Farm. Westchester Cty. Actually two adults this am, in view, by ed bldg in fields Anne Swaim Saw Mill river Audubon. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Black Skimmer continuing

2017-05-31 Thread Anne Swaim
For those interested in this unusually-located Black Skimmer: present again this morning on rock bar within Croton River inlet alongside Croton Harmon RR Station parking. Joined by two semi-palmated plovers this morning. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Rockefeller State Park Preserve (Westchester County)

2017-09-10 Thread Anne Swaim
Next SMRA bird walks at RSPP 2nd Monday, 9/11 next, 7:30am from main parking 3rd Monday, 9/18 next, 7:30am from Sleepy Holllow Rd trails entrance Walk times switch to 8:30am Oct-Apr Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding

Re: [nysbirds-l] Baird's Sandpiper, Westchester County

2017-09-02 Thread Anne Swaim
Group of Birders at Nannahagen now for about hour total. Just Least and two Solitary Sandpiper. > On Sep 2, 2017, at 2:56 PM, Joseph Wallace wrote: > > Addendum: Nannahagen Park is located on Lake Street, off Broadway (Route 141) > between Pleasantville and Thornwood. If

[nysbirds-l] Kentucky Warbler singing: Rockefeller State Park Preserve

2018-05-14 Thread Anne Swaim
map here: https://parks.ny.gov/parks/attachments/RockefellerTrailMap.pdf ) Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding

[nysbirds-l] Muscoot Farm, Westchester: Red-Hooded Woodpecker & Hooded Warblers

2018-06-04 Thread Anne Swaim
-2018-HOWA-RHWO.jpg <http://www.sawmillriveraudubon.org/docs/Muscoot-Farm-June4-2018-HOWA-RHWO.jpg> (Above excerpted from more complete Muscoot Farm trail map here: https://www.mobilemaplets.com/showplace/14652) Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L Lis

[nysbirds-l] First of season: Canvasbacks, Bufflehead in Croton Bay

2017-10-23 Thread Anne Swaim
Retreat Center shoreline. Also seen was a lone, immature Brant off Croton Point bathing beach within a flock of Canada Geese and then two more adult Brant were seen in Croton Bay with above waterfowl. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Black Vulture movement & other sightings, Rockefeller SPP, Westchester County

2018-02-12 Thread Anne Swaim
Northern Cardinals and Song Sparrows both now singing, * and -- always enjoyable -- great looks at three adult Bald Eagles. eBird list here: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/email?subID=S42702484 Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List

[nysbirds-l] Croton Point Rough-legged Hawk, etc

2017-12-28 Thread Anne Swaim
the Hudson. Hopefully more to come. Anne Swaim Saw Mill River Audubon www.sawmillriveraudubon.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

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