Bird Sightings

Long-tailed duck – Waryas Park, Poughkeepsie 1/23/16

Date: 1/23/16Contributor(s): Chet Vincent

Location: Hudson River, Waryas Park, Poughkeepsie NY

Details: A drake Long-tailed Duck was discovered in the Hudson River near the "Ice ...See more.

11/7/15 Greater White-fronted Goose, Cackling Goose – Northern Dutchess

Date: 11/7/2015Contributor(s): RT Waterman Bird Club Field Trip

Location: Northern Dutchess Co.

Details: The following rare birds were seen during the RT Waterman Bird Club Field ...See more.

American Golden-Plover 11/4/15 Ryder Pond, Bangall-Amenia Road, Stanfordville

Date: 11/04/2015Contributor(s): Chet Vincent

Location: Ryder Pond, Stanfordville NY

Details: Chet Vincent found an immature American Golden-Plover  on 11.4.2015 perched on ...See more.

White-winged Scoter – Lavelle Road pond, Amenia NY 10.31.2015

Date: 10.31.2015Contributor(s): Deb Tracy-Kral

Location: Lavelle Road, Amenia

Details: A White-winged Scoter was photographed amongst the hundreds of Canada Geese, a lone ...See more.

Hudson Valley Mammals

Details: Some Mammal sightings in the Hudson Valley [caption id="attachment_3687" align="alignnone" ...See more.

Broad-winged Hawks are migrating

Details: Broad-winged Hawk Migration The Broad-winged hawk (Buteo platypterus) is a small, compact summer ...See more.

Buff-breasted Sandpiper – Soccer Fields, 132 Rockefeller Lane, Red Hook

Date: 09-06-2015Contributor(s): Matthew Rymkiewicz

Location: 132 Rockefeller Lane, Red Hook NY

Details: A Buff-breasted Sandpiper was discovered by Matthew Rymkiewicz on 9-06-2015 on a soccer ...See more.

Mid-August-Early September Birding Calendar

Details: *  Watch for migrating sandpipers and Common Nighthawks. *Look for casual migrants, which wander ...See more.

July Birding Calendar

Details: July Birding Calendar Look for young, particularly large broods of poults (young Wild ...See more.

6-4-15 Yellow-breasted Chat at the Mills-Norrie “Hopeland Area”

Date: 6.04.2015Contributor(s): Steve Bauer

Location: Hopeland Area - Mills-Norrie

Details: A Yellow-breasted Chat was seen on 6-4-15 by Steven Bauer and Susan Rogers ...See more.

Olive-sided Flycatcher – Buttercup East 5.14.15

Date: 5-14-2015Contributor(s): Carena Pooth

Location: Buttercup East

Details: Carena Pooth found an Olive-sided Flycatcher at Buttercup East, Stanfordville, on the eastern (...See more.

Swallow-tailed Kite, Rt. 44 & Canoe Hill Rd., 5/13/15 5:30pm

Details: John Askildsen reported a Swallow-tailed Kite flying at treetop level from east to ...See more.