Date: 11/2/17 5:52 am
From: <philwhitney17...> [hmbirds] <hmbirds-noreply...>
Subject: [HMBirds] November 1 Birdline


Birdline summary for week ending November 1:

20 reports; 73 species reported



Best of the week:

LONG-TAILED DUCK: Greenwich 10/29 (6)

RED-NECKED GREBE: Saratoga Lake 10/26 (3)

NORTHERN GOSHAWK: Rensselaerville SF 10/28

LAUGHING GULL: Saratoga Lake 10/30 (2)

RUSTY BLACKBIRD: Saratoga Lake 11/1 (2)

RED CROSSBILL: Rensselaerville SF 10/28 (35)



Other notables:

Brant: Saratoga Lake 10/27 (4), 10/28 (6); New Baltimore 11/1 (30)

Northern Pintail: Stanton Pond 10/27 (12)

Greater Scaup: Loughberry Lake 11/1 (24)

Lesser Scaup: Loughberry Lake 11/1 (35)

Surf Scoter: Saratoga Lake 10/26, 10/27; Alcove Reservoir 10/27 (7)

White-winged Scoter: 5 reports

Black Scoter: 6 reports

Red-breasted Merganser: Saratoga Lake 10/28

Common Loon: Alcove Reservoir 10/27, 10/28; Saratoga Lake 10/28,11/1

Pied-billed Grebe: Tomhannock 10/26 (2); Basic Creek 10/27; Saratoga Lake 10/27

Horned Grebe: Alcove Reservoir 10/27; Basic Creek 10/28; Saratoga Lake 11/1

Black Vulture: Ravena 12/28 (4)

Bald Eagle: Tomhannock 10/26 (5); Basic Creek 10/27; Greenwich 10/29

Northern Harrier: Tomhannock 10/26; Stanton Pond 10/28

American Coot: Basic Creek 10/27 (3); Saratoga Lake 10/28

Greater Yellowlegs: Bog Meadow 10/26

Lesser Yellowlegs: Tomhannock 10/26 (2)

Pectoral Sandpiper: Basic Creek 10/28 (4)

Wilsons Snipe: Huyck Preserve 10/28 (2)

Barn Swallow: Tomhannock 10/26

Carolina Wren: Saratoga Lake 10/26, 11/1

American Pipit: Tomhannock 10/26 (20)

Fox Sparrow: Bog Meadow 10/26; Rensselaerville SF 10/28

Purple Finch: Bog Meadow 10/26

Pine Siskin: Rensselaerville SF 10/28



Thanks to Lindsey Duval (Bog Meadow, Amsterdam, Saratoga Lake), Rich Guthrie (Ravena, New Baltimore), Ron Harrower (Saratoga Lake, Loughberry Lake), John Kent (Basic Creek, Alcove Reservoir, Stanton Pond), Nancy Kern (Nassau, Schodack, Chatham), Bill Lee (Tomhannock), Naomi Lloyd (Saratoga Lake), Zach Schwartz-Weinstein (Rensselaerville SF, Huyck Preserve, Basic Creek, Alcove Reservoir, Stanton Pond) , Scott Stoner (Rensselaerville SF), Scott Varney (Greenwich) and Tom Williams (Saratoga Lake)

 
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