Monthly Archives: September 2019

Orange County Lark Sparrow!

This morning Kathy Ashman found a beautiful LARK SPARROW at the entrance to the Heritage Trail at Six and a half Station Road in Goshen. She posted it to “Whats App”and many people were able to view this very cooperative … Continue reading

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Another good day.

Things were about the same as yesterday at the Bashakill. Warbler numbers were good though I only had 8 species myself. Others had several that I missed. A Philadelphia Vireo at the Orchard was a nice find. Highlights at the … Continue reading

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A busy day!

Another one of my famous late starts this morning. That didn’t stop it from being a good day. Unfortunately, it did mean I would miss both Connecticut Warblers found at the Bashakill.  I saw how good the radar was last … Continue reading

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White-rumped Sandpiper!

Last evening I received a call from Matt Zeitler. He had just found a WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER at the Citgo Pond in Goshen. It was too late for me to go down last night, so I went first thing this morning. … Continue reading

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The usual suspects.

I birded around the county this morning, hoping for the best. Ulster County had a wave of shorebirds over the weekend that was impressive to say the least. I was hoping maybe something had come our way.  What I found … Continue reading

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Nice but quiet morning.

I birded the Bashakill again this morning. It was a beautiful cool morning and nice for walking the trails. I had a nice assortment of birds, but passerines, especially migrants were few.  On the marsh I had 8 Great Egrets … Continue reading

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Interesting day at the Bashakill.

I birded the Bashakill only today. The overnight radar was not good, fading to black in our area by 3 am.  That said, it was slightly better than yesterday for me, and others had pretty good mornings!  I ran into … Continue reading

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