Naomi, John H., Lindsey and I all just saw a young black tern fly back and
forth over the Mohawk at Cohoes Flats. It flew over the dam a few minutes
ago but may still be in the area. It was not a very dark bird, but had the
telltale facial and shoulder pattern.
On Sat, Aug 12, 2017 at 8:50 AM John Kent <k2ent76...> [hmbirds] <
> This morning at Cohoes Flats there were more shorebirds than I ever recall
> seeing there. Counts of Lesser Yellowlegs, Semipalmated Plovers, and Least
> Sandpipers were in the double digits. Also present were Semipalmated
> Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, Greater Yellowlegs, Killdeer, and Solitary
> Sandpiper. They were all viewable right from the shore at the base of the
> path from the Clark Avenue parking area.
> John Kent
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