Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Sullivan County Christmas Bird Count – preliminary report

Sullivan County held its 62nd Christmas Bird Count today, 12/28/11. A total of 53 species and one additional count week species (Great Black-backed Gull 12/27) were seen. Lance Verderame and I had a total of 30 species in our area, … Continue reading

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Sullivan County – birding picks up 12/21/11

After nearly four weeks of few birds in the county, birding finally picked up the last couple of days. An influx of finches occurred the last few days and I found nearly 100 Goldfinches and 33 Purple Finches in total. … Continue reading

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Indiana Road – Black Dirt Region – Orange County 12/18/11

Today, Arlene Borko and I birded Indiana Road in Orange County after recieving a call from Rob Stone that he had a few Lapland Longspurs among many Horned Lark there this morning. When we arrived, we found at least 300 … Continue reading

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