Monthly Archives: November 2017

More Goose chasing

The Cackling Goose swims among many Canada Geese. This morning I headed back to the Orange County Black Dirt Region.  I was pleased to see that many more geese had arrived since my last visit. (or I just hit it … Continue reading

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More Goose Chasing

This morning I headed to Orange County to try for a Greater White-fronted Goose.  By the time the morning was over, I had sifted through at least 6,000 Canada Geese in Orange and Ulster Counties.  I had fewer geese in … Continue reading

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Ulster County Geese

The Cackling Goose can be seen in the upper center of the shot. Note the smaller paler goose with the tiny bill. I needed something different to do today, and all it took was seeing Curt McDermott’s post last evening … Continue reading

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Bashakill

Nothing exceptional this morning, just a nice walk around several areas of the kill.  It was sleeting for some time while I was out, but with no wind, it was of no bother.  I didn’t even get wet.  The Birch … Continue reading

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Another good day in Sullivan County

This morning I headed out around the county with a list of specific target species in mind.  I never found one of them.   That said, I had a great day of birding and had some nice highlights.  Common Goldeneye, … Continue reading

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Bashakill continues to entertain!

This morning, after a rather quiet tour of the county that revealed most of the waterfowl had moved on, I went to the Bashakill. One note from up county was the continuing 3 Dunlin at Morningside Park!  I started at … Continue reading

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Corn Crake Update

I am so sad to report here that the Corn Crake was found dead this morning on Long Island.  There is no immediate report as to what happened.  I will update once I hear more. This is devastating news for … Continue reading

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