[Ontbirds] RBA Buffalo Bird Report 04 Oct 2012

David Suggs dsuggs at buffaloornithologicalsociety.org
Thu Oct 4 19:43:53 EDT 2012


- RBA
* New York
* Buffalo
* 10/04/2012
* NYBU1210.04
- Birds mentioned

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  Please submit reports to
  DSuggs at buffaloornithologicalsociety.org
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  [BOS Meeting - Wednesday, Oct 10, 7 PM at the Buffalo Museum
  of Science. Visitors are always welcome. Thank you.]

  Pied-billed Grebe
  Great Egret
  Bl.-cr. Night-Heron
  Northern Pintail
  Red-br. Merganser
  Ruddy Duck
  Semipalmated Plover
  Killdeer
  Greater Yellowlegs
  Lesser Yellowlegs
  Solitary Sandpiper
  Least Sandpiper
  Pectoral Sandpiper
  Eastern Screech-Owl
  Great Horned Owl
  Yellow-b. Sapsucker
  Red-br. Nuthatch
  Brown Creeper
  Carolina Wren
  Winter Wren
  Golden-cr. Kinglet
  Ruby-cr. Kinglet
  Gray-cheeked Thrush
  Swainson's Thrush
  Gray Catbird
  Northern Mockingbird
  American Pipit
  Blue-headed Vireo
  Philadelphia Vireo
  Red-eyed Vireo
  Nashville Warbler
  Yellow Warbler
  Magnolia Warbler
  Bl.-thr. Bl. Warbler
  Yellow-r. Warbler
  Bl.-thr. Green Warb.
  Blackburnian Warbler
  Pine Warbler
  Blackpoll Warbler
  Bl. and w. Warbler
  American Redstart
  Common Yellowthroat
  White-thr. Sparrow
  Dark-eyed Junco
  Red-w. Blackbird
  Rusty Blackbird
  Common Grackle

- Transcript
  Hotline: Buffalo Bird Report at the Buffalo Museum of Science
  Date:             10/04/2012
  Number:           716-896-1271
  To Report:        Same
  Compiler:         David F. Suggs
  Coverage:         Western New York and adjacent Ontario
  Website:          www.BuffaloOrnithologicalSociety.org

  Thursday, October 4, 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 September 27 through October
  4 from the Niagara Frontier Region.

  September 27, a varied list from the seldom reported Hanging
  Bog WMA in the Allegany County Town of New Hudson, included
  NORTHERN PINTAIL, LESSER YELLOWLEGS, SOLITARY SANDPIPER,
  PECTORAL SANDPIPER, YELLOW-B. SAPSUCKER, BLUE-HEADED VIREO,
  RED-BR. NUTHATCH, GOLDEN-CR. KINGLET, RUBY-CR. KINGLET, BL.-
  THR. GREEN WARB., PINE WARBLER, WHITE-THR. SPARROW and RUSTY
  BLACKBIRD.

  52 species at Tifft Nature Preserve in Buffalo on the 30th
  included RUDDY DUCK, 9 GREAT EGRETS, 7 BL.-CR. NIGHT-HERONS,
  SEMIPALMATED PLOVER, LEAST SANDPIPER, YELLOW-B. SAPSUCKER,
  PHILADELPHIA VIREO, RED-EYED VIREO, WINTER WREN, CAROLINA
  WREN, numerous GOLDEN-CR. KINGLET and RUBY-CR. KINGLET,
  GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH, SWAINSON'S THRUSH, 24 GRAY CATBIRDS,
  NORTHERN MOCKINGBIRD and nine warbler species - BL. AND W.
  WARBLER, NASHVILLE WARBLER, COMMON YELLOWTHROAT, AMERICAN
  REDSTART, MAGNOLIA WARBLER, YELLOW WARBLER, BLACKPOLL
  WARBLER, YELLOW-R. WARBLER and BL.-THR. GREEN WARB. GRAY-
  CHEEKED THRUSH also reports at Forest Lawn in Buffalo with
  six warbler species, including BLACK-THR. BLUE WARBLER and
  BLACKBURNIAN WARBLER.

  October 3, just three shorebird species, KILLDEER, GREATER
  YELLOWLEGS and LESSER YELLOWLEGS, at the Modern Wetlands on
  Porter Center Road in Lewiston, with 500 COMMON GRACKLES,
  numbers of RED-W. BLACKBIRDS and 40 RUSTY BLACKBIRDS.

  Also reported this week - A roost of 97 GREAT EGRETS in the
  Oak Orchard Wildlife Management Area at the north end of
  Windmill Marsh. GREAT EGRETS on the upper Niagara River
  appear to be down to single numbers. Both RED-BR. MERGANSER
  and PIED-BILLED GREBE were noted arriving on the upper
  Niagara River at Beaver Island State Park. On Grand Island,
  both GREAT HORNED OWL and EASTERN SCREECH-OWL were heard, 20
  AMERICAN PIPITS on the West River Parkway, and DARK-EYED
  JUNCO at a feeder. And, in a Hamburg yard, RED-BR. NUTHATCH,
  BROWN CREEPER and 2 MAGNOLIA WARBLERS.

  The Bird Report will be updated Thursday evening, October
  11. 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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