[Ontbirds] RBA Buffalo Bird Report 06 Jun 2013

David Suggs dsuggs at buffaloornithologicalsociety.org
Thu Jun 6 18:29:02 EDT 2013


- RBA
* New York
* Buffalo
* 06/06/2013
* NYBU1306.06
- Birds mentioned

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  Please submit reports to
  DSuggs at buffaloornithologicalsociety.org
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  [The final BOS meeting of the year will be on Wednesday, June
  12, at Tifft Nature Preserve in Buffalo. Bring your picnic
  dinner and meet at 6 PM at the Visitor Center for a meeting
  and evening hike through the preserve.]

  YELLOW-BR. CHAT
  GLAUCOUS GULL
  PROTHONOTARY WARBLER
  Canvasback
  Osprey
  Bald Eagle
  Red-shouldered Hawk
  Broad-winged Hawk
  Merlin
  Black-billed Cuckoo
  Yellow-billed Cuckoo
  Eastern Screech-Owl
  Barred Owl
  Common Nighthawk
  Gr. Cr. Flycatcher
  Cliff Swallow
  Brown Creeper
  Winter Wren
  Golden-cr. Kinglet
  Veery
  Swainson's Thrush
  Hermit Thrush
  Wood Thrush
  Blue-headed Vireo
  Blue-winged Warbler
  Northern Parula
  Chestnut-s. Warbler
  Magnolia Warbler
  Yellow-r. Warbler
  Bl.-thr. Green Warb.
  Blackburnian Warbler
  Yellow-thr. Warbler
  Pine Warbler
  Cerulean Warbler
  Ovenbird
  La. Waterthrush
  Mourning Warbler
  Common Yellowthroat
  Hooded Warbler
  Canada Warbler
  Scarlet Tanager
  Indigo Bunting
  Eastern Towhee
  Grasshopper Sparrow
  Dark-eyed Junco
  Bobolink
  Orchard Oriole
  Purple Finch
  Red Crossbill

- Transcript
  Hotline: Buffalo Bird Report at the Buffalo Museum of Science
  Date:             06/06/2013
  Number:           716-896-1271
  To Report:        Same
  Compiler:         David F. Suggs
  Coverage:         Western New York and adjacent Ontario
  Website:          www.BuffaloOrnithologicalSociety.org

  Thursday, June 6, 2013

  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. Press
  the pound key to report sightings before the end of this
  report.

  Highlights of reports received May 30 through June 6 from
  the Niagara Frontier Region include YELLOW-BR. CHAT,
  GLAUCOUS GULL and PROTHONOTARY WARBLER.

  May 31, a scarce YELLOW-BR. CHAT was found in the Carlton
  Hill MUA, in the Wyoming County Town of Middlebury. The
  elusive chat was on the west side of Bank Road, 1-3/4 miles
  south of West Middlebury Road.

  Further south on Bank Road, a GRASSHOPPER SPARROW and
  multiple BOBOLINKS, north of the parking area.

  On Lake Ontario, June 1, a late GLAUCOUS GULL off Sunset
  Beach in the Orleans County Town of Carlton.

  June 4, two PROTHONOTARY WARBLERS singing at a recent
  breeding location - the woods on either side of the canal
  west of Meadville Road in the Tonawanda Wildlife Management
  Area.

  A woodland Breeding Bird Census on state land in the
  Allegany County Town of Ward recorded singing males of 23
  species, starting at Brown and Vandermark Roads reported
  CHESTNUT-S. WARBLER, MAGNOLIA WARBLER, YELLOW-R. WARBLER,
  BLACKBURNIAN WARBLER, OVENBIRD, MOURNING WARBLER, COMMON
  YELLOWTHROAT and CANADA WARBLER, plus GR. CR. FLYCATCHER,
  BLUE-HEADED VIREO, BROWN CREEPER, WINTER WREN, GOLDEN-CR.
  KINGLET, SCARLET TANAGER, DARK-EYED JUNCO and PURPLE FINCH.
  Also on Vandermark Road, one mile from the flashing light at
  Five Corners, a PINE WARBLER.

  Allegany State Park is also alive with breeding birds. A
  weekend visit recorded at least 100 species, highlighted by
  a rare but regular breeding YELLOW-THR. WARBLER at the east
  end of the maintenance road at Red House Lake. Other
  warblers of note - NORTHERN PARULA, BLACKBURNIAN WARBLER,
  HOODED WARBLER, LA. WATERTHRUSH and CERULEAN WARBLER, plus
  possible breeding MERLIN by the Administration Building.
  Also in park - RED-SHOULDERED HAWK, BROAD-WINGED HAWK,
  numerous YELLOW-BILLED CUCKOOS and BLACK-BILLED CUCKOOS,
  EASTERN SCREECH-OWL, BARRED OWL, CLIFF SWALLOW, VEERY,
  SWAINSON'S THRUSH, HERMIT THRUSH, WOOD THRUSH, ORCHARD
  ORIOLE, a passing flock of 12 RED CROSSBILLS and an
  unexpected CANVASBACK on Red House Lake.

  Other reports this week - at Sprague Brook Park in southern
  Erie County, EASTERN TOWHEE, BLUE-WINGED WARBLER, BL.-THR.
  GREEN WARB. and 3 INDIGO BUNTINGS. BALD EAGLE fishing at the
  mouth of Cattaraugus Creek and Lake Erie in Hanover. A pair
  of OSPREYS, but no nest located yet, at the mouth of Johnson
  Creek and Lake Ontario in Carlton. And, a few COMMON
  NIGHTHAWKS over of some parts of Buffalo.

  The final BOS meeting of the year will be on Wednesday, June
  12, at Tifft Nature Preserve in Buffalo. Bring your picnic
  dinner and meet at 6 PM at the Visitor Center for a meeting
  and evening hike through the preserve.

  The Bird Report will be updated Thursday evening, June 13.
  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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