[CT Birds] CTBirds Digest, Vol 2063, Issue 1

Cimino 1 sailcarm at aol.com
Fri Oct 19 13:50:40 EDT 2012


Great to heAr from you

Will send you a very detailed email within a couple of weeks with some  
suggestions of places to bird here

The Ebro delta wa like a combo of brigantine and such places

Half the size of rhode island, all rice pAddies

I thought I had died and gone to heaven: ce

Sent from my iPod

On Oct 19, 2012, at 10:03 AM, ctbirds-request at lists.ctbirding.org wrote:

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>   1. Common Gallinule, Bishops Pond (Jan Collins)
>   2. Need some help with an ID (John Flynn)
>   3. Selasphorus Hummingbird in Chaplin (Mark Szantyr)
>   4. request wood sand update (A W)
>   5. Orange-crowned Warbler East Haddam (Daniel Rottino)
>   6. Re: request wood sand update (Frank Mantlik)
>   7. FW: [nysbirds-l] Bird Killings in the Bronx (Meredith, Leslie)
>   8. Saw-whet Owl migration, banding in MA (Frank Mantlik)
>   9. Ellington hummer/siskins (cekroth at comcast.net)
>  10. hummer update (cekroth at comcast.net)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2012 23:08:20 -0400
> From: "Jan Collins" <jgcollins at cox.net>
> To: <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Common Gallinule, Bishops Pond
> Message-ID: <D562425BD3594849ADD96A6B3063A2D9 at somers>
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> 10/18  from Patrice Favreau and Jan Collins 3 PM  Bishops Pond,  
> Meriden  1
> COMMON GALLINULE continues along with 5 NORTHERN SHOVELERS, 1 NORTHERN
> PINTAIL, and 2 PIED-BILLED GREBE as well as 4 other duck species and  
> 2 Coot.
> Also at nearby Town Farm Pond, Durham 3 PECTORAL SANDPIPERS, 6 Wood  
> Ducks, 6
> Coot but not much else.
>
> Jan in Somers
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>
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> Message: 2
> Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 03:32:51 +0000 (GMT)
> From: John Flynn <flynnjohn at me.com>
> To: ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org
> Subject: [CT Birds] Need some help with an ID
> Message-ID: <8083b8ba-442c-63fe-9ee4-f00b9a1d20db at me.com>
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> I was looking through some old pictures and found an unidentified  
> warbler picture from June. It's out of focus , the light was  
> terrible and I wasn't sure what it was and now I think I may have an  
> ID but I'd like to get a second opinion on it. Seems like it may be  
> a fairly uncommon species. ?Would someone with a bit of free time  
> shoot me an email at flynnjohn at me.com and help me out? ?
> Thanks!
> John
>
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> Message: 3
> Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 00:14:56 -0400
> From: "Mark Szantyr" <birddog55 at charter.net>
> To: "CTBirds" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Selasphorus Hummingbird in Chaplin
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> As reported earlier, a female Selasphorus Hummingbird is attending a  
> feeder
> at a private residence in Chaplin.  It is likely a Rufous by  
> observation of
> structure and plumage.  There is quite a movement of western  
> hummingbirds to
> the east this year.best we all pay close attention!
>
>
>
> Some photos of this bird
>
> http://Birddog55.zenfolio.com/p96260327
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>
>
> Mark
>
>
>
> Mark S. Szantyr
>
> 80 Bicknell Road #9
>
> Ashford, Connecticut 06278
>
> USA
>
>
>
> 1-860-487-9766
>
> Birddog55 at charter.net
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>
>
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>
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> Message: 4
> Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 04:20:15 -0700 (PDT)
> From: A W <antpitta8 at yahoo.com>
> To: "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] request wood sand update
> Message-ID:
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> Does anyone have an update on whether or not the Jamestown, RI Wood  
> Sandpiper is still being seen? ?RI Audubon hotline (401-949-3870 has  
> not been updated since Oct. 14. ?Any websites, phone numbers or  
> contacts where an update can be found is appreciated.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Allan Welby
> Ridgefield
>
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> Message: 5
> Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 11:42:28 +0000
> From: Daniel Rottino <rottino at hotmail.com>
> To: <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Orange-crowned Warbler East Haddam
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>> From Dan Rottino:
> 10/18/12 - East Haddam Yard -- 1 ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER.
>
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> Message: 6
> Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 04:59:43 -0700 (PDT)
> From: Frank Mantlik <mantlik at sbcglobal.net>
> To: A W <antpitta8 at yahoo.com>,    "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org"
>    <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: Re: [CT Birds] request wood sand update
> Message-ID: <1350647983.92365.YahooMailRC at web80010.mail.sp1.yahoo.com>
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> Hi Allan,
> The Wood Sandpiper in Jamestown, RI (7th record for lower 48 states)  
> has been
> seen daily, including 10/18,  since its discovery on 10/13 by Carlos  
> Pedro.
> Here is the most recent email update by Rachel Farrell <pollypie at att.net 
> >
>
> The Wood Sandpiper was in the NW corner of Marsh Meadows in  
> Jamestown through at
> least 3:45 PM.  Please call me (cell: 401-439-6124) or email if the  
> bird is seen
> on Friday.  Great interest in this bird continues, as there are at  
> least 2
> organized groups as well as many individual birders planning to try  
> for it on
> Saturday.
>
>
> From George Welly, 10/18:
> Eighteen birders assembled off the path behind the Jamestown water  
> treatment
> plant, just past the white pipe; about one hundred minutes after the  
> tide turned
> (receded), the subject became very active feeding and eventually  
> wandered within
> 35 feet of the scopes and cameras. With the light behind us, some  
> incredible
> photos should show up.
>
> Frank Mantlik
> Stratford
>
>
>
> ________________________________
> From: A W <antpitta8 at yahoo.com>
> To: "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Sent: Fri, October 19, 2012 7:20:21 AM
> Subject: [CT Birds] request wood sand update
>
> Does anyone have an update on whether or not the Jamestown, RI Wood  
> Sandpiper is
> still being seen?  RI Audubon hotline (401-949-3870 has not been  
> updated since
> Oct. 14.  Any websites, phone numbers or contacts where an update  
> can be found
> is appreciated.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Allan Welby
> Ridgefield
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> Message: 7
> Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 13:14:19 +0000
> From: "Meredith, Leslie" <Leslie.Meredith at simonandschuster.com>
> To: "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] FW: [nysbirds-l] Bird Killings in the Bronx
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> Horrible
> One birder earlier this year reported seeing a Red-bellied WP fall  
> out of a tree with this kind of dart in it in CENTRAL PARK
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: bounce-69371187-12941460 at list.cornell.edu  
> [mailto:bounce-69371187-12941460 at list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Rob  
> Jett
> Sent: Friday, October 19, 2012 9:12 AM
> To: NYSBirds
> Subject: [nysbirds-l] Bird Killings in the Bronx
>
> Someone has been hunting and killing birds in the Bronx using a dart  
> gun. See this article:
>
> http://tinyurl.com/8gmsmab
>
> If you bird in Pelham Bay Park (or anywhere around the city, for  
> that matter), be on the lookout for any suspicious activity. Do not  
> attempt to intervene yourself, but rather, call the city's 311 line  
> to report it.
>
> Thanks.
>
> Rob
>
> http://citybirder.blogspot.com
> --
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> 3) http://birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/NYSB.html
>
> Please submit your observations to eBird:
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> --
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> Message: 8
> Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 06:40:51 -0700 (PDT)
> From: Frank Mantlik <mantlik at sbcglobal.net>
> To: Birds CT <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Saw-whet Owl migration, banding in MA
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> ? Newer  |  Older ?
> Subject: Saw-whet Owl banding
> Date: Thu Oct 18 2012 7:02 am
> From: skwheelock AT yahoo.com
>
> We have started our Saw-whet Owl banding at the Lincoln, Ma and  
> Lookout Rock
> site for 2 weeks weather permitting. After a slow beginning due to  
> the mild
> weather and southerly winds, some rain, this past week both sites  
> have been
> catching double digit number of owls - last Friday each site had 16  
> owls and the
> NW wind shift on Tuesday brought nonstop owls all evening - every  
> 1/2 hour we
> were collecting 4 to 6 owls in the nets - the Lincoln site had a  
> final total of
> 47 owls and Lookout Rock had 27 owls for a total of 74 owls for the  
> evening. If
> we didn't have real jobs and were willing to go into the AM hours,  
> the total
> would have been amazing since our last run was still catching  
> several owls. Last
> night the milder evening only caught 18 owls at both Lookout Rock  
> and Lincoln in
> 3.5 hours of banding.
> The total between the sites is about 180 owls banded - only 1  
> foreign recapture
> which was the Lincoln site recapturing a Saw-whet that Lookout Rock  
> banded 2
> years ago as a HY. As always, females are the majority of the owls  
> caught - last
> night we caught our 1st three males for the season [probably due to  
> the fact
> that we use a male Saw-whet call to attract the owls]. The exciting  
> thing this
> year is the high number of HY [Hatching Year] owls - all very large  
> and healthy
> birds compared to last years extremely low number of migrating owls  
> and  a lower
> percentage of young birds. Lookout Rock and Lincoln in only 2 weeks  
> have already
> surpassed last years total banded birds for each site and we have  
> another 3 to 4
> weeks to go. As these cold fronts come in following Southerly winds,  
> the owls
> will be riding these winds through New England.
>
> Strickland Wheelock
> Uxbridge, Ma
>
>
>
> Hide ?
> GREGNEISE #ABArare - Wood Sandpiper - Rhode Island - UPDATED - ABA
> Blogblog.aba.org/2012/10/abarar?
> 4 days ago ? reply ? retweet ? favorite
> rostamam #ABArare - Wood Sandpiper - Rhode Islandblog.aba.org/2012/10/abarar?
> 4 days ago ? reply ? retweet ? favorite
> The_CityOfRoses Arts And Crafts Top story: #ABArare - Wood Sandpiper  
> - Rhode
> Island - ABA Blogblog.aba.org/2012/10/abarar?, see
> moretweetedtimes.com/The_CityOfRose?
> 5 days ago ? reply ? retweet ? favorite
> Birdingblogs via @BirdingMagazine#ABArare - Wood Sandpiper - Rhode
> Island bit.ly/WinazE#birdwatching
> 5 days ago ? reply ? retweet ? favorite
> inkednaturalist RT @ABA #ABArare- Wood Sandpiper - Rhode Island:  
> Carlos Pedro is
> at it again. You may recall t... bit.ly/W6zG70 at inkednaturalist
> 5 days ago ? reply ? retweet ? favorite
> NC_N8 New ABA post - #ABArare - Wood Sandpiper - Rhode Island:  
> Carlos Pedro is
> at it again. You may recall that he dis... bit.ly/W6zHYy
> 5 days ago ? reply ? retweet ? favorite
> DawnFine Via ABA Blog #ABArare - Wood Sandpiper - Rhode
> Islandbit.ly/W6zHYy #Birds @DawnFine
> 5 days ago ? reply ? retweet ? favorite
> inkednaturalist RT @ABA #ABArare- Cassin's Sparrow - Oregon: Oregon  
> has a new
> addition to the state list (pend... bit.ly/Q1YQfW at inkednaturalist
> 7 days ago ? reply ? retweet ? favorite
> DawnFine Via ABA Blog #ABArare - Cassin's Sparrow -
> Oregonbit.ly/TC640p #Birds @DawnFine
> 7 days ago ? reply ? retweet ? favorite
> Birdingblogs via @BirdingMagazine#ABArare - Cassin's Sparrow -
> Oregon bit.ly/R0sIM5 #birdwatching
> 7 days ago ? reply ? retweet ? favorite
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> Message: 9
> Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 13:54:25 +0000 (UTC)
> From: cekroth at comcast.net
> To: sightings report <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] Ellington hummer/siskins
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> 10/19 Ellington:? At my feeders this morning 15 pine siskins and at  
> 9:40 had a visit from SELASPHORUS HUMMINGBIRD.?
>
> Had not been seen since my last report a couple of days ago.
>
> Carl Ekroth
>
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> Message: 10
> Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 14:03:23 +0000 (UTC)
> From: cekroth at comcast.net
> To: sightings report <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
> Subject: [CT Birds] hummer update
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> 10/19 Ellington:? Just had another visit from the hummer and was  
> able to see a band, this is
>
> the same bird I had the first 12 days of October.
>
> Carl Ekroth
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