May 6, 2013

Sightings from ebird-alert@cornell.edu  Ruby-throated Hummingbird seen on Rock Rd in village of Warsaw between Douglas Rd and South St – “visiting feeder at residence on N side Rock Rd (#898)”  Observer: Don Sutherland  

May 6, 2013

Robert DiFruscia found Eastern Pine Elfin, Hoary Elfin and Henry’s Elfin yesterday on Sandy Lake Road (off of County Road 46, south of Lasswade). Today he and I checked the area again, seeing the same three elfins plus we added Brown Elfin, Chryxus Arctic, and Olympia Marble. First of year Read more…

May 6, 2013

Yesterday morning (Sunday, May 5) I was sure I heard a Baltimore Oriole in the trees above our house. This morning, May 6, I saw him at the top of our oak tree, with the morning sun intensifying his bright orange breast. I don’t know if they are very territorial, Read more…