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 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

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

Re: [nysbirds-l] Purple gallinule

2020-06-28 Thread ArieGilbert
Bobby Horvath who determined bird was fine after an overnight. Arie Gilbert N. Babylon Sent from my T-Mobile 4G LTE Device Original message From: Larry Trachtenberg Date: 6/28/20 8:34 AM (GMT-05:00) To: Robert Lewis Cc: NYSBirds Subject: Re: [nysbirds-l] Purple gallinule

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: [ebirdsnyc] Re: [nysbirds-l] Purple Gallinule in Central Park and the marathon

2019-11-03 Thread David Barrett
The Central Park Turtle Pond area is expected to be accessible, though you likely will have to go under one of the park's east-side bridges to avoid crossing the park's East Drive, which will host the marathon, and to avoid the dedicated marathon areas on the west side of the park. As for the

Re: [nysbirds-l] Purple Gallinule in Central Park and the marathon

2019-11-03 Thread Robert Lewis
I'd like to drive down and look for the bird today.  But today is the NYC Marathon!  Would it be best to wait and come down another day?  Could I get parking?   Could I even walk close to the bird?  Bob Lewis Sleepy Hollow NY On Saturday, November 2, 2019, 4:56:06 PM EDT, ArieGilbert