[Ontbirds] RBA Buffalo Bird Report 12 Jul 2012

David Suggs dsuggs at buffaloornithologicalsociety.org
Thu Jul 12 18:39:14 EDT 2012


- RBA
* New York
* Buffalo
* 07/12/2012
* NYBU1207.12
- Birds mentioned

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  HORNED GREBE
  RED-HEADED WDPKR.
  LOGGERHEAD SHRIKE [outside region - Monroe County]
  D.-crest. Cormorant
  Red-br. Merganser
  Osprey
  Broad-winged Hawk
  Merlin
  American Coot
  Black-bellied Plover
  Greater Yellowlegs
  Lesser Yellowlegs
  Solitary Sandpiper
  Ruddy Turnstone
  Semipalm. Sandpiper
  Least Sandpiper
  Pectoral Sandpiper
  Short-b. Dowitcher
  Caspian Tern
  Black Tern
  Black-billed Cuckoo
  Yellow-billed Cuckoo
  Barred Owl
  Yellow-b. Sapsucker
  Pileated Woodpecker
  Acadian Flycatcher
  Cliff Swallow
  Common Raven
  Red-br. Nuthatch
  Brown Creeper
  Winter Wren
  Veery
  Swainson's Thrush
  Wood Thrush
  Yellow-thr. Vireo
  Red-eyed Vireo
  Northern Parula
  Chestnut-s. Warbler
  Yellow-r. Warbler
  Yellow-thr. Warbler
  Pine Warbler
  Prairie Warbler
  American Redstart
  La. Waterthrush
  Hooded Warbler
  Scarlet Tanager
  Rose-br. Grosbeak
  Grasshopper Sparrow
  Bobolink
  Orchard Oriole
  Pine Siskin

- Transcript
  Hotline: Buffalo Bird Report at the Buffalo Museum of Science
  Date:             07/12/2012
  Number:           716-896-1271
  To Report:        Same
  Compiler:         David F. Suggs (dfsuggs localnet com)
  Coverage:         Western New York and adjacent Ontario
  Website:          www.BuffaloOrnithologicalSociety.org

  Thursday, July 12, 2012

  The Buffalo Bird Report is a service provided by your
  Buffalo Museum of Science and the Buffalo Ornithological
  Society. To contact the Science Museum, call 896-5200.

  Highlights of reports received June 28 through July 12 from
  the Niagara Frontier Region include HORNED GREBE, RED-HEADED
  WDPKR. and just outside the region, LOGGERHEAD SHRIKE.

  July 10, a very rare in July, HORNED GREBE, in breeding
  plumage, on Lake Erie off Grabel Point in Wainfleet,
  Ontario. This would be the BOS region's first July record of
  HORNED GREBE in 35 years.

  Also, shorebirds along the Lake Erie shore in Ontario
  included BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER, GREATER YELLOWLEGS, LESSER
  YELLOWLEGS, RUDDY TURNSTONE, SEMIPALM. SANDPIPER, LEAST
  SANDPIPER, PECTORAL SANDPIPER and SHORT-B. DOWITCHER, plus 7
  RED-BR. MERGANSERS. Under the Peace Bridge at Fort Erie, 30
  CLIFF SWALLOWS with 71 nests and 20 nestlings.

  From Buffalo, an adult and juvenile RED-HEADED WDPKR., July
  9, at the north end of Squaw Island in Black Rock. The
  woodpeckers were by the parking lot at the railroad bridge.

  Just outside the BOS region, July 8, a New York State
  endangered species - a LOGGERHEAD SHRIKE, at Braddock Bay
  Park, at the Manitou Road entrance to the Lake Ontario
  Parkway.

  Eighty-six species were recorded during a week of camping in
  Allegany State Park the first week of July. Highlights
  included an immature D.-CREST. CORMORANT on Quaker Lake,
  four active OSPREY nests, BROAD-WINGED HAWK, BARRED OWL,
  ACADIAN FLYCATCHER, COMMON RAVEN, RED-BR. NUTHATCH, BROWN
  CREEPER, WINTER WREN, SWAINSON'S THRUSH, and 17 warbler
  species including NORTHERN PARULA, YELLOW-R. WARBLER, PINE
  WARBLER and LA. WATERTHRUSH. Other Allegany State Park
  reports - YELLOW-THR. WARBLER at the Administration Building
  and Maintenance Road at Road 1, PRAIRIE WARBLER at the Red
  House entrance, and MERLINS at various locations in the
  park.

  In the Iroquois Refuge recently, at Kumpf Marsh on Route 77,
  5 BLACK TERNS, plus 3 CASPIAN TERNS, abundant AMERICAN COOTS
  with young, and a flyover SOLITARY SANDPIPER.

  In and around the Carlton Hill Multiple Use Area in the
  Wyoming County Town of Middlebury, BLACK-BILLED CUCKOO,
  YELLOW-BILLED CUCKOO, YELLOW-B. SAPSUCKER, PILEATED
  WOODPECKER, ACADIAN FLYCATCHER, YELLOW-THR. VIREO, RED-EYED
  VIREO, COMMON RAVEN, VEERY, WOOD THRUSH, NORTHERN PARULA,
  CHESTNUT-S. WARBLER, AMERICAN REDSTART, HOODED WARBLER,
  SCARLET TANAGER, GRASSHOPPER SPARROW, ROSE-BR. GROSBEAK and
  BOBOLINK.

  And in a Town of Wilson yard by Lake Ontario, an immature
  male ORCHARD ORIOLE and 4 PINE SISKINS.

  The Bird Report will be updated Thursday evening, July 19.
  Please call in your sightings by noon Thursday. You may
  report sightings after the tone. Thank you for calling and
  reporting.

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