RBA Buffalo Bird Report 08 Dec 2016


Mockingbird

- RBA
* New York
* Buffalo
* 12/08/2016
* NYBU1612.08
- Birds mentioned

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  Please submit reports to
  DSuggs@buffaloornithologicalsociety.org
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  BOHEMIAN WAXWING
  Red-throated Loon
  Harlequin Duck
  Black Vulture
  Bald Eagle
  Little Gull
  Black-headed Gull
  Bonaparte's Gull
  Thayer's Gull
  Iceland Gull
  L. Black-b. Gull
  Glaucous Gull
  Black-leg. Kittiwake
  Eastern Screech-Owl
  Fish Crow
  American Pipit
  Cedar Waxwing
  Pine Warbler
  Snow Bunting

- Transcript
  Hotline: Buffalo Bird Report at the Buffalo Museum of Science
  Date:             12/08/2016
  Number:           716-896-1271
  To Report:        Same
  Compiler:         David F. Suggs
  Coverage:         Western New York and adjacent Ontario
  Website:          www.BuffaloOrnithologicalSociety.org

  Thursday, December 8, 2016

  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 December 1 through December 8
  from the Niagara Frontier Region.

  December 1, at Sunset Beach on the Lake Ontario shore in
  Orleans County, 5 BOHEMIAN WAXWINGS with 15 CEDAR WAXWINGS.

  On the Niagara River, 11 gull species during the past week.
  At the river source in Buffalo, a juvenile BLACK-LEG.
  KITTIWAKE in a flock of BONAPARTE'S GULLS, reported at the
  Peace Bridge and at the north end of Unity Island. An adult
  BLACK-HEADED GULL on the lower Niagara River, reported at
  the Whirlpool, power plants, and at the mouth of the river.
  Other gulls at the falls and lower river - LITTLE GULL, 2
  THAYER'S GULLS, 5 ICELAND GULLS, 12 L. BLACK-B. GULLS and 2
  GLAUCOUS GULLS.

  Also along the Niagara River - four, male, HARLEQUIN DUCKS
  above the falls, viewed from the Three Sisters Islands off
  Goat Island. Another pair of HARLEQUIN DUCKS at the Peace
  Bridge. A PINE WARBLER on the Niagara Parkway at the
  greenhouse above the falls in Ontario. And, BLACK VULTURES
  continue in the Village of Lewiston.

  December 5, at the Port Weller pier in Ontario, RED-THROATED
  LOON, BALD EAGLE, EASTERN SCREECH-OWL, 3 AMERICAN PIPITS and
  40 SNOW BUNTINGS.

  And in Buffalo, FISH CROW reported again at Forest Lawn
  Cemetery.

  The December BOS meeting will be on Wednesday, December 14,
  at 7 PM, at the Buffalo Museum of Science. A program on the
  Niagara River and waterfront environment will be followed by
  the annual holiday party. Bring a desert to share, and
  visitors are always welcome at BOS meetings.

  The Bird Report will be updated Thursday evening, December
  15. 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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