Monthly Archives: May 2014

Linear Park and Gumaer Falls Road

On Saturday May 24, Arlene Borko, Wilma Amthor and I birded not only the Bashakill, but Linear Park and Gumaer Falls Road. We had a great morning, Wilma and Arlene getting some nice new year birds and Wilma having some … Continue reading

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Wolf Brook Multiple Use Area and Neversink Gorge

This morning, Scott Baldinger, Gordon and Lori Lam and I hiked in the Wolf Brook Multiple Use Area and on into the Neversink Gorge Unique Area out to Katrina Falls Road. This is a hike of 6.6 miles and is … Continue reading

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Bashakill Explodes to life again!

For the third Friday in a row, the Bashakill exploded to life again today. Scott Baldinger, Bruce Nott and I birded the Bash for four hours this morning, never getting any farther than the Orchard/Stop Sign Trail and the Nature … Continue reading

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Birding by Kayak – four heron day!

This morning I decided to skip birding on land. I felt I had gotten the majority of birds that were likely at this time and wanted to get out on the water for some good sightings. I had heard the … Continue reading

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Linear Park and the Bashakill

This morning Bob Kurtz and I birded Linear Park and the Bashakill. At the Bash we met up with Wilma Amthor and ran into Tom Burke and Gail Benson. While today wasn’t as good as this past weekend, it was … Continue reading

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Mearn’s Club Break-a-hundred – the results are in!

Congratulations goes out to the McDermott, Stone and Schuyler team! They came in with an impressive 139 species! Not far behind was Gerhard Patsch’s team with 131! To all the other teams, Congratulations as well, we all had a great … Continue reading

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Orange County Mearn’s Bird Club Break-a-hundred Day

The Mearn’s Bird Club held its annual Break-a-hundred Day competition this weekend. The event took place from Friday 5/16 at 4PM until Saturday 5/17 at 4 PM. I participated with team “Whip-poor-will”. This year the team consisted of Lisa O’Gorman, … Continue reading

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