Rare Birds

Rare Birds

4.22/17, 4/26/17 White-winged Crossbills at Vanderbilt Mansion

Date: 4/22, 4/26/17Contributor(s): Gerhard and Tracy Patsch, Barbara Mansell

Location: Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site

Details: On 4/22/17 an eBird report was made by Gerhard Patsch and ...See more.

12.30.16 Chipping Sparrow – Pitcher Lane, Red Hook

Date: 12.30.16Contributor(s): Carena Pooth, Bert Pooth

Location: Pitcher Lane, Red Hook

Details: A Chipping Sparrow was found on Pitcher Lane at Greig Farm, Red Hook ...See more.

11/5/16 Hudsonian Godwit – Strauss Marsh, Amenia

Date: 11/5/16Contributor(s): Barbara Mansell, RT Waterman Bird Club FT

Location: Strauss Marsh, Haight Rd, Amenia

Details: Participants on the RT Waterman "Northern Dutchess Ducks" field trip located a Hudsonian ...See more.

Red Phalarope – Hunn’s Lake, Stanfordville NY 10.23.2016

Date: 10.23.16Contributor(s): Carena Pooth, Herb Thompson

Location: Hunn's Lake, Stanfordville

Details: A Red Phalarope was discovered by Carena Pooth and Herb Thompson foraging along ...See more.

Greater White-fronted Goose – Ryder Pond, Stanfordville

Date: 10/16/16Contributor(s): Chet Vincent, Adrienne Popko, Jim Clinton

Location: Ryder Pond, Stanfordville NY

Details: A Greater White-fronted Goose was sighted by Chet Vincent on 10/16/16 ...See more.

3/20/16 Red-headed Woodpeckers – Rhinebeck, NY

Date: 3/20/16Contributor(s): Justin Schmidt

Location: Rhinebeck NY

Details: Two Red-headed Woodpeckers were observed and photographed in a Rhinebeck swamp on 3/...See more.

2/23/16 Extralimital sighting (Ulster Co.) – Bullock’s Oriole, Milton NY

Date: 2/18/16Contributor(s): David Baxter

Location: Milton, NY (Ulster County)

Details: The oriole coming to an Ulster County feeder and first reported to eBird ...See more.

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.

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.