Monthly Archives: June 2018

Nickerson Beach, Nassau, Long Island

This morning, Karen Miller, Matt Zeitler and I traveled to Nickerson Beach in Nassau County to try for some of the birds that have been being reported there.  We had a great morning and some enjoyable viewing of many young … Continue reading

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Sullivan, around the county

Yesterday, I birded the northeastern portion of the county hoping for something good like a Ruffed Grouse or Pine Siskins.  I didn’t find either of those birds, but I had a nice morning.  A stop at Sue Rayano’s feeders was … Continue reading

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Neversink River

With migration in the past and my summer birding trip over as well, I am once again focusing on some of our breeding birds.  Today, I traveled along the Neversink River from Holiday Mountain to the Neversink Reservoir.  As many … Continue reading

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More good news for Orchard Orioles and Marsh Wrens in Sullivan County!

Three weeks ago I had heard that Marsh Wrens were being seen at Fireman’s Park in White Sulphur Springs.  This was my first chance to see if they continued.   As soon as I opened my door, I could heard … Continue reading

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Bashakill

I spent most of the mornig working in the yard and doing chores in Monticello.  I finally got to the Bashakill this afternoon.  I had a good afternoon, spending most of my time at the Deli Fields.  The place was … Continue reading

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Back Home

I’m back home.  Today I spent considerable time working on my yard. While I was away, the last trees were removed and the stumps taken out. There is much to do to get the yard back to normal, so I … Continue reading

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South Dakota

This is a quick update to let you know I’m out west once again.  My friends Mark Spina, June Fisher and I left at 5 am Sunday heading for South Dakota.  It was a stormy trip out, but we arrived … Continue reading

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