Monthly Archives: October 2018

Bashakill: Haven Road Sparrow Quest

This afternoon I went to Haven Road to see if I could find some good sparrows.  It was clearly a great day for them and I found far more than I thought I would.  I had the following during the … Continue reading

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Another productive morning!

Things were a bit quieter this morning, but there were a couple of hot spots.  Unusual for the site, Morningside Park was dead.  Apollo Plaza had fewer sparrows, the most common, 5 White-crowned.  Wanaksink Lake however was quite busy.  This … Continue reading

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A bit quieter today.

I was out early, as were our other local birders, seeking the birds that might have dropped in overnight with the intense northwest winds.  It was a bit quieter this morning though there were some nice highlights.  A stop at … Continue reading

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WOW!!!

Birdcast predicted no migration for us last night and the radar overnight that I viewed this morning supported that assertion.  I wasn’t disappointed because I knew I was going to be busy all morning, so what better time to have … Continue reading

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A Little something different.

This morning, Lance Verderame and I presented the “Birds of the Bashakill” program at the Bashakill Area Associations annual meeting.  The program was well received and Lance especially does a great job at presenting a great slide show of the … Continue reading

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A bit quieter today.

This morning I was headed to the Bashakill when I got an alert from Scott Baldinger that he had found a juvenile Dunlin at the Apollo Plaza.  I headed right up to try for some photos.  The bird was present … Continue reading

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The Day had only just begun!

This afternoon as soon as I finished my entries and lunch, I headed to the Bashakill to see if anything had come in there.  As soon as I arrived on Haven Road, I found a VESPER SPARROW! (above) There were … Continue reading

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