Monthly Archives: November 2018

Winter Finch Update!

I just checked the reports around the state today.  The winter finches are moving our way with some of the highest counts in some time being seen today.  Evening Grosbeaks 37, 53, 68, 72!  Bohemian Waxwings 98! (one location) Common … Continue reading

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Another good day in Sullivan Grasslands

This morning I headed back to the grasslands in Delaware Township to see if the interesting winter birds were still around.  I first found a flock of SNOW BUNTINGS on Gabel Road.  This flock numbered in the mid twenties, and … Continue reading

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Surprisingly good day!

I had planned for several days to head to the grassland area of the county this morning.  I knew that “winter field birds” were just arriving and that the foot of snow we were going to receive on Friday was … Continue reading

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Another good day.

We had 13 inches of snow overnight and most of my morning was dedicated to snow removal.  That said, I had some good birds at my feeders.  The pair of EVENING GROSBEAK visited my feeders three times this morning between … Continue reading

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Evening Grosbeaks!

Twenty years ago, I had a male Evening Grosbeak at my feeders for five minutes.  Last week, one was in the trees over the feeders calling, but it didn’t come in and I never saw it.  This afternoon as I … Continue reading

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Bashakill Cackling Goose Continued!

I spent the morning birding the Bashakill in hopes of finding yesterdays Cackling Goose.  I had an interesting morning with lots of birds.  It was also Cold, Windy and Snow flurrying! I was dressed for winter and it was a … Continue reading

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Bashakill Cackling Goose!

This afternoon I was standing on Haven Road looking for waterfowl or what ever else might be around.  I had just seen a Great Blue Heron and was about to get in my car when I heard geese.  I looked … Continue reading

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