[nysbirds-l] Mecox Bay

2009-08-21 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Least Tern 40 Roseate Tern3 Forster's Tern 25 Common Tern 225 Black Tern 5 SANDWICH TERN 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull6 Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

Re: [nysbirds-l] Report of Temmick's Stint on Eastern Long Island

2009-08-23 Thread Hugh McGuinness
I saw the bird and am not yet convinced. There were many photos taken and these should be available later and the analysis shall begin. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org On Aug 23, 2009, at 4:44 PM, Richard Guthrie wrote

[nysbirds-l] Eagles

2009-10-09 Thread Hugh McGuinness
likely flush the eagles. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES Archives: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com

[nysbirds-l] Montauk Lark Sparrow

2009-10-21 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Vicki Bustamante called to tell me that the LARK SPARROW found last Saturday just north of the new bathrooms in the lower parking lot at Montauk Point (Suffolk Co.) is still present this afternoon Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn

[nysbirds-l] possible exotic

2009-10-23 Thread Hugh McGuinness
side of the road. Perhaps someone in the area could check this out. Of course the provenance of this bird is uncertain and it is likely an escape, but records of escaped birds are worthy of documentation. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937

Re: [nysbirds-l] Hummingbird in Ardsley NY

2009-10-30 Thread Hugh McGuinness
knowledge about an important aspect in evolutionary ecology. Lest one think this is just idle speculation, there is currently an Allen's being reported in Massachusetts. Of course all rarities, such as this bird, should be submitted to NYSARC. Good birding, Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School

[nysbirds-l] WEKIs

2009-11-02 Thread Hugh McGuinness
in the overgrown field. Other birds seen along the road included WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW WILSON'S SNIPE. It looks like there is a great seaduck flight on the ocean, but I didn't have time to count. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org

Re: [nysbirds-l] Feral Cats

2009-11-18 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Those who would like more information about the effect of cats on wild bird populations should see the American Bird Conservancy's website: http://www.abcbirds.org/abcprograms/policy/cats/index.html Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn

[nysbirds-l] Cattle Egret @ Mecox

2009-12-02 Thread Hugh McGuinness
a bit farther east, but I couldn't find anything else among them. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

Re: [nysbirds-l] Northern Nassau Christmas Count results

2009-12-24 Thread Hugh McGuinness
the highest marks by Bull. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org On Dec 24, 2009, at 12:28 PM, Glenn Quinn wrote: The unanimous highlight of the count was the first recorded Common Ravens for a Long Island Christmas count, two

[nysbirds-l] Dovekie, Shinnecock

2009-12-28 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Seth Ausubel just called with news of a DOVEKIE being seen 15-20 yard southwest of the west jetty at Shinnecock (Suffolk Co.). I also received a call about the three Dovekies rescued yesterday, all of which will be returned to the wild, out at sea, this afternoon. Hugh Hugh McGuinness

[nysbirds-l] Black Guillemot, Bald Eagle more

2010-01-01 Thread Hugh McGuinness
farther east there were a good number of raptors including Northern Harrier, 5 Red-tailed Hawks, 1 Cooper's Hawk, and a first-year BALD EAGLE harassing a Great Black- backed Gull for the remains of a Long-tailed Duck. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY

[nysbirds-l] eastern Suffolk

2010-01-05 Thread Hugh McGuinness
these Tundra's had been unreported by birders, a hunter I talked with said they had been around for a while. Goes to show just how much we birders miss! Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Black Vulture

2010-01-12 Thread Hugh McGuinness
At 2:55pm today I spotted 2 BLACK VULTURES heading south over Main Street in Sag Harbor (Suffolk Co.). Where the heck did they come from? Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Montauk Birding

2010-01-17 Thread Hugh McGuinness
from the Point to Ditch Plains I was joined in this endeavor first by Richard Kaskan and then later by Vicki Bustamante. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Fwd: [nysbirds-l] Odd Prospect Park Shoveler

2010-01-25 Thread Hugh McGuinness
My first reaction to Alex Wilson's post was Couldn't be, but then I found these websites: http://www.gobirding.eu/Photos/HybridDucks.php (click on shoeveler hybrid link) http://www.azfo.org/gallery/noshXcite.html Yikes! Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East

Fwd: [nysbirds-l] Dovekie article in Newsday

2010-01-29 Thread Hugh McGuinness
-east-end-1.1730779 Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org Begin forwarded message: From: David Klauber davehawk...@msn.com Date: January 29, 2010 9:01:57 AM EST To: NY Birds nysbirds-l@cornell.edu Subject: [nysbirds-l] Dovekie

[nysbirds-l] Dovekie article in Newdays

2010-01-29 Thread Hugh McGuinness
as many as you did, but you feel good that you were at least able to help two. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Black Vulture @ Montauk

2010-02-20 Thread Hugh McGuinness
I just received a report of a BLACK VULTURE seen over Montauk Village (Suffolk Co.) at about 12:30pm. Keep looking up! Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] White-fronted Geese

2010-03-04 Thread Hugh McGuinness
any recent reports of them. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com

[nysbirds-l] Sandhill Cranes Suffolk Co

2010-03-20 Thread Hugh McGuinness
in Southampton by turning north onto David White's Lane and then veering right onto Seven Ponds. The field should be within the first quarter mile on the right side, while the orchard will be on the left side. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937

[nysbirds-l] Sandhill Cranes, Sagaponack

2010-03-27 Thread Hugh McGuinness
, but are most likely still in the area. Please call or post if anyone re-locates the bird. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] East End

2010-03-28 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Today, there were at least 4 BARN SWALLOWS among the 100+ Tree Swallows at Long Pond in Sag Harbor. An adult LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL continued at Sagaponack Pond, but the 2 TUNDRA SWANS, present yesterday, could not be found. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East

[nysbirds-l] East Hampton Report

2010-04-06 Thread Hugh McGuinness
SPARROWS continue along the dirt road to the south end of the pond. Good birding to all! Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Red Phalarope @ Sagaponack

2010-04-09 Thread Hugh McGuinness
. A first-year LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL was in the gull flock. Good birding to all! Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Sag Harbor Report

2010-04-11 Thread Hugh McGuinness
On Long Pond behind my house in Sag Harbor (SUFFOLK CO.) today I found a TURKEY VULTURE, an immature BALD EAGLE and my first of the year PURPLE MARTIN. HUGH Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Sag Harbor Report

2010-04-17 Thread Hugh McGuinness
for the disappointment. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- 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] Finally some migrants

2010-04-30 Thread Hugh McGuinness
This morning behind my house in Sag Harbor (Suffolk Co.) there was an EASTERN KINGBIRD and, much to my surprise when I tracked down the chip note, a LOUISIANA WATERTHRUSH. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds

Re: [nysbirds-l] South Fork LI: Blue Grosbeak, Bobolinks, Harlequin Ducks

2010-05-01 Thread Hugh McGuinness
at Long Pond, Sag Harbor in the afternoon. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org On May 1, 2010, at 3:19 PM, Angus Wilson wrote: Happily, the overnight influx of summer breeders and north-bound migrants extended out to Eastern

[nysbirds-l] Chuck-will's-widow

2010-06-02 Thread Hugh McGuinness
could not relocate it after its initial song burst at about 9pm. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

Re: [nysbirds-l] Blockbusting

2010-06-10 Thread Hugh McGuinness
qualifications: I have a Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary, have been a birder for 40 years, have written a similar report for the Town of East Hampton. Keep me posted. ;) Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org On Jun 10, 2010, at 8:22 AM

[nysbirds-l] East End Storm Birding

2010-09-04 Thread Hugh McGuinness
the northeast (not the east that had been predicted) and never got higher than 25mph at Montauk (highest sustained winds were in the teens overnight). The storm was so anemic that it actually enlarged the beaches along the south shore. Better luck next time. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross

[nysbirds-l] WEKI @ SOFO and more

2010-09-18 Thread Hugh McGuinness
GODWITS heading east. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1) http://www.mail-archive.com

[nysbirds-l] Montauk Sunday

2010-10-10 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Giunta Betsey McCauley), 5 Bobolink and a PINE SISKIN. Hugh Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 hmcguinn...@ross.org -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES ARCHIVES: 1

[nysbirds-l] Prothonotary Warbler Continues

2010-10-23 Thread Hugh McGuinness
. It was feeding on various smashed vegetables that had been left for it (perhaps someone could bring some mealworms or Indian Meal Moth larvae). I was traveling without binoculars being in NYC with my family for the weekend, but didn't need them as the bird allowed very close approach. Hugh -- Hugh

Re:[nysbirds-l] [South Fork Bird Report] Raven in Montauk, Cattle Egret nr Mecox and a very early Dovekie off Georgica

2010-10-30 Thread Hugh McGuinness
get sued if someone falls whilst simultaneously looking up and sideways? -- Angus Wilson New York City The Springs, NY, USA http://birdingtotheend.blogspot.com/ -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Lonely Vigil @ Captree

2010-11-01 Thread Hugh McGuinness
. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- 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

Re: [nysbirds-l] Dark morph Bohemian Waxwing pic from Scotland

2010-11-05 Thread Hugh McGuinness
-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html 2) http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/NYSB.html 3) http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/NYSBirds-L Please submit your observations to eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ -- -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East

[nysbirds-l] Common Ground Dove YES

2010-11-06 Thread Hugh McGuinness
. It is a lovely individual, showing quite a bit of structural (iridescent) coloration in the wing coverts and on the neck. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Two North Fork Reports

2010-11-10 Thread Hugh McGuinness
weeks there have been 2 CATTLE EGRETS in Peconic. From Rt 25 go south on Indian Neck Road until it bends sharply left (to the east). Look for the birds in the field immediately on the left. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List

[nysbirds-l] Retraction Brewer's Blackbird

2010-11-13 Thread Hugh McGuinness
for clogging the virtual airspace with a premature message. Perhaps it will be re-found. With egg on my face, Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Slightly Off-topic

2010-11-19 Thread Hugh McGuinness
. Best wishes, Hugh McGuinness -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- 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

[nysbirds-l] Cackling Greater White-fronted Geese

2010-11-23 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Four GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GEESE and a lone CACKLING GOOSE continue along Further Lane on the big lawn north of the road in East Hampton (Suffolk Co.). When the birds are not present here they can usually be found on nearby Hook Pond. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive

Re: [nysbirds-l] Identity of Jones Beach Shrike

2010-12-01 Thread Hugh McGuinness
) http://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html 2) http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/NYSB.html 3) http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/NYSBirds-L Please submit your observations to eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ -- -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18

[nysbirds-l] Black Vulture @ Montauk

2010-12-05 Thread Hugh McGuinness
on Montauk Highway just east and uphill from Deep Hollow Ranch east of the village of Montauk. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

Re: [nysbirds-l] Hermit Warbler food

2010-12-05 Thread Hugh McGuinness
? I couldn't tell you what type of insect the Hermit was eating but it definitely was finding food. Please follow the link for a image: http://www.lilibirds.com/gallery2/v/recent_work/hermit_warbler_1.jpg.html Good Birding, David Speiser NY, NY www.lilibirds.com -- Hugh McGuinness

[nysbirds-l] Hermit Warbler?

2010-12-09 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Anybody seen the Hermit Warbler today? I'm thinking of leaving work at 2pm and arriving at 3:30. Is the bird usually seen that late in the day? Is anybody feeding the warbler with suet? Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info

[nysbirds-l] North Fork Report

2010-12-22 Thread Hugh McGuinness
On Monday, Dec 20, Brian Kane and I traveled to the Orient Ferry (Suffolk Co.). En route I saw the drake BARROW'S GOLDENEYE towards the east end of the East Marion causeway along Rt 25. At the ferry terminal the gimp-legged, second-year GLAUCOUS GULL was on the car ramp. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness

[nysbirds-l] Montauk CBC redux

2010-12-22 Thread Hugh McGuinness
. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- 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

[nysbirds-l] Trumpeter Swan NO!

2010-12-30 Thread Hugh McGuinness
-- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- 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

[nysbirds-l] East End Birding

2011-01-23 Thread Hugh McGuinness
in case the Eared Grebe is still around. Finally there were 2 adult GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GEESE along Further Lane in the gi-normous hedged estate across from the big lawn where they have spent much of the winter. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937

Re: [nysbirds-l] Major Razorbill flight off northern NJ

2011-02-06 Thread Hugh McGuinness
will these birds end up? The rocky seabed along the north NJ shore can attract reasonable numbers of Razorbills but this is unprecedented. -- Angus Wilson New York City The Springs, NY, USA http://birdingtotheend.blogspot.com/ -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton

[nysbirds-l] Montauk Western Tanager

2011-02-18 Thread Hugh McGuinness
patience may be required. Yesterday birders with license plate CHSER walked down the driveway nearly to the front door of the people who host the feeder that the bird frequents. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Mea culpa re Montauk Tanager

2011-02-18 Thread Hugh McGuinness
the reputation of this person and I will try to be more careful to get all the facts when posting in the future Apologetically, Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Winter Kingbird Report

2011-02-28 Thread Hugh McGuinness
will take your input under advisement. Finally, if there is anyone with a penchant for summarizing the region's weather during the period, I would be most indebted. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] PUFI Report

2011-02-28 Thread Hugh McGuinness
On Sunday (Feb 27), there were 11 PURPLE FINCHES at my feeder in Sag Harbor (Suffolk Co.). Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES

Re: [nysbirds-l] Eared Grebe at Amagansett (Suffolk Co.)

2011-03-04 Thread Hugh McGuinness
smaller in direct comparison to Horned Grebes, with a thinner neck and bill. We reviewed a series of photos of Eared Grebe from Cornell University and noted photos of a number of individuals with similar features to the bird observed yesterday afternoon. Ken Sue Feustel -- Hugh McGuinness

[nysbirds-l] Late Report

2011-04-06 Thread Hugh McGuinness
On Sunday (Apr 3) the 3rd cal yr GLAUCOUS GULL was at the ferry terminal in Orient (Suffolk Co.). Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [nysbirds-l] Blue Grosbeak in Southampton

2011-07-14 Thread Hugh McGuinness
/ebird/ *!* -- -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1

Re: [nysbirds-l] Blue Grosbeak in Southampton

2011-07-15 Thread Hugh McGuinness
://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/NYSB.html *Please submit your observations to **eBird*http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ *!* -- -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] WHITE IBIS @ Sagaponack

2011-09-02 Thread Hugh McGuinness
to come into view. This field is private, so please look for the bird from the road. My guess is that early morning and perhaps late afternoon will be the best time to look for it. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Mecox Bay, Suffolk Co.

2011-09-05 Thread Hugh McGuinness
beach at Sagaponack. The White Ibis has not been reported since Saturday afternoon. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Wheatear

2011-09-17 Thread Hugh McGuinness
. Walk east toward the barn to a gate and notice a wide path that lead to the barn. The Wheatear has been foraging to the left (north) of the path among the small plants (goldenrods) on the slope above the west side of the pond that lies north of the barn. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18

[nysbirds-l] Sag and Mecox

2011-09-25 Thread Hugh McGuinness
SANDPIPER. At Mecox, there were 104 BLACK SKIMMERS, 2 Piping Plovers, 3 CASPIAN TERNS -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Mecox Sagg

2011-09-26 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Tonight at Mecox (eastern Suffolk Co.) there were 2 Caspian Terns, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, 96 Black Skimmers and 4 Peregrine Falcons. At nearby Sagaponack, two American Golden Plovers and a juvie BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER were on the sand flats near the inlet. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness

[nysbirds-l] Montauk Birding

2011-10-02 Thread Hugh McGuinness
-- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- 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] East End Birding

2011-10-23 Thread Hugh McGuinness
moving west. -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- 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] Two Selasphorus

2011-11-26 Thread Hugh McGuinness
in Southampton has been present for nearly a month and the East Hampton bird for about a week. One appears to be an immature male and the other an adult female. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Barrow's Goldeneye

2011-11-26 Thread Hugh McGuinness
I just received a photo from Paul Stoutenburgh of the East Marion (Suffolk Co.) BARROW'S GOLDENEYE, which appeared yesterday. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

[nysbirds-l] Swainson's thrush Winter Kingbird Reports

2011-12-12 Thread Hugh McGuinness
with a camera to document this potentially very exciting record. For those who do not know about The Kingbird, check out http://www.nybirds.org/. Sincerely, Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 On Mon, Dec 12, 2011 at 1:11 PM, Meredith, Leslie leslie.mered

[nysbirds-l] Saturday Birds eastern Suffolk

2012-01-08 Thread Hugh McGuinness
at Lake Montauk Inlet). Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

[nysbirds-l] Gyrfalcon

2012-01-14 Thread Hugh McGuinness
north of Jones Beach. I will post more info if it becomes available. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Gyr Location update

2012-01-15 Thread Hugh McGuinness
on the west side of the parkway, still along the water. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Belated East End Birds

2012-01-21 Thread Hugh McGuinness
. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- 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] Rufous @ AMNH

2012-01-26 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Hi All, The AMNH Rufous Hummingbird (Manhattan) was still present yesterday afternoon at about 2:45. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Chat in Montauk

2012-02-03 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Vicki Bustamante called with news that she discovered a YELLOW-BREASTED CHAT today along the north side of Montauk Highway at Caswell Avenue, east of Montauk Village (Suffolk Co.). Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] White-faced Ibis in East Hampton

2012-05-13 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Thus morning Shai Mitra and Pat Lindsay found a White-faced Ibis in Scoy Pond on the Grace Estate in East Hampton (Suffolk Co.). The bird was still present when I left it at about 8:50. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info

[nysbirds-l] Lat Post: Saturday eastern Suffolk

2012-05-21 Thread Hugh McGuinness
at Chatfield's Hole, East Hampton PROTHONOTARY WARBLER: south end of Long Pond, Sag Harbor (seen by Kane only). Bobolink: 4 in Wainscott Veery, Black and White Warbler, Scarlet Tanager seemed noticeably scarce. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937

[nysbirds-l] Mecox yesterday

2012-05-22 Thread Hugh McGuinness
in Watermill on Saturday. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm

Re: [nysbirds-l] Wilson's Phalarope continues at Mecox

2012-05-29 Thread Hugh McGuinness
/mailinglists/NYSB.html *Please submit your observations to **eBird*http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ *!* -- -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Phalaropes @ Mecox

2012-06-03 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Earlier today Angus Wilson found a RED-NECKED PHALAROPE at the Mecox Bay inlet in eastern Suffolk Co. The bird was still present this afternoon at 4pm as were two WILSON'S PHALAROPES. No sign of the Arctic Tern found there yesterday by John Shemilt. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18

Re: [nysbirds-l] Royal Tern at Piermont Pier

2012-06-10 Thread Hugh McGuinness
/NYSB.html *Please submit your observations to **eBird*http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ *!* -- -- Hugh McGuinness The Ross School 18 Goodfriend Drive East Hampton, NY 11937 -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

Re: [nysbirds-l] Bells Vireo--Second Thoughts

2012-09-13 Thread Hugh McGuinness
://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/NYSB.html Please submit your observations to eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ -- -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

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

2012-10-21 Thread Hugh McGuinness
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Re: [nysbirds-l] Orchard Oriole imm male Chappaqua

2012-10-21 Thread Hugh McGuinness
/NYSB.html *Please submit your observations to **eBird*http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ *!* -- -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

[nysbirds-l] Sad News

2012-11-30 Thread Hugh McGuinness
in recent years, he remained active in the field and was often the first to report the rare waterfowl of Lake Marratooka. I, for one, am very saddened to learn of his demise even though I did not know him well. -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

[nysbirds-l] Dovekies

2012-12-14 Thread Hugh McGuinness
We have had 9 sightings of an estimated 6 individual Dovekies at montauk pt this morning. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1)

Re: [nysbirds-l] Napeague Snowy Owl - 1-10-13 NO - Here's Why

2013-01-11 Thread Hugh McGuinness
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[nysbirds-l] Starr Saphir

2013-02-07 Thread Hugh McGuinness
I hadn't seen this posted and I thought that NY birders would want to know that Starr Saphir has recently died. Here is the information that is posted on her website: http://starrtrips.wordpress.com/ Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http

Re: [nysbirds-l] Fwd: [MDBirding] Re: Bad News--Disturbance of Long-eared Owls AND eBird corporate stance related future eBird changes

2013-03-08 Thread Hugh McGuinness
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[nysbirds-l] Staten Island Mississippi Kite News?

2013-06-14 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Hi All, I'll be driving through Staten Island tomorrow and am interested in knowing if the Kite is still being seen. Thanks, Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Cupsogue

2013-06-16 Thread Hugh McGuinness
TERNS. -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- 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@cornell.edu

Re: [nysbirds-l] Possible Elegant Tern @ Cupsogue LI...

2013-07-03 Thread Hugh McGuinness
://www.mail-archive.com/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html 2) http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/NYSBirds-L 3) http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/NYSB.html Please submit your observations to eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ -- -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- NYSbirds-L

[nysbirds-l] Elegant Tern

2013-07-06 Thread Hugh McGuinness
I haven't seen a post but the -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- 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] Elegant Tern @ Shinnecock

2013-07-06 Thread Hugh McGuinness
I haven't seen a post, but the ELEGANT TERN has been seen (not by me) on and off over the last hour on the bars north of Dune Road between Triton Lane and the bar east of Tiana Beach, where I believe it is currently being seen. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- NYSbirds-L List Info

[nysbirds-l] Blue Grosbeak in Bridgehampton

2013-07-11 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Indigo Buntings and a small colony of Purple Martins in the field. I heard from Jim Ash that his search for the Elegant Tern at Shinnecock was unsuccessful today, however there was a MARBLED GODWIT on the Tiana flats, and a WHIMBREL at Triton Lane. -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- NYSbirds

Re: [nysbirds-l] Birding in Britain

2013-12-15 Thread Hugh McGuinness
/nysbirds-l@cornell.edu/maillist.html Surfbirds http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/NYSBirds-L BirdingOnThe.Net http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/NYSB.html *Please submit your observations to **eBird*http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ *!* -- -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C

Re: [nysbirds-l] Birding in Britain

2013-12-15 Thread Hugh McGuinness
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[nysbirds-l] Birds on the East End

2013-12-29 Thread Hugh McGuinness
present I heard from Angus Wilson that an adult BLACK-HEADED GULL was present at Sagaponack Pond, both yesterday and today. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES http

[nysbirds-l] Bald Eagle in Sag Harbor.

2014-01-03 Thread Hugh McGuinness
Ken Dorph has just sent me a photo of an adult BALD EAGLE hanging out at Round Pond in Sag Harbor. Round Pond can be viewed from the end of Middle Line Highway. Hugh -- Hugh McGuinness Washington, D.C. -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME http

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