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Birdline for April 18, 2018

Birdline summary for week ending April 18:

42 reports; 107 species reported

Best of the week:

CANVASBACK: Saratoga Lake 4/12, 4/13

LONG-TAILED DUCK: 8 reports; 15 at Round Lake 4/15

RED-BREASTED MERGANSER: Saratoga Lake 4/12 (7), 4/17 (2); Collins Lake 4/15 (3), 4/16; Albany 4/16

RED-THROATED LOON: Fort Miller 4/16 (2)

RED-NECKED GREBE: Niskayuna 4/12; Collins Lake 4/15, 4/16; Saratoga Lake 4/17 (2)

RED-SHOULDERED HAWK: Stewart Preserve 4/13 (2)

RED-NECKED PHALAROPE: Schoharie Reservoir 4/17

BONAPARTES GULL: 9 reports; 210 on Saratoga Lake 4/15

Birdline for March 14, 2018

Birdline summary for week ending March 14

17 reports; 53 species reported

Best of the week:

NORTHERN GOSHAWK: Poestenkill 3/10

AMERICAN WOODCOCK: West Sand Lake 3/7, 3/9 (5)

SHORT-EARED OWL: Selkirk 3/11 (5); Castleton 3/12 (3)

SNOW BUNTING: Selkirk 3/11 (30)

Other notables:

Mute Swan: Basic Creek 3/10 (2)

Northern Shoveler: Vischer Ferry 3/9 (2)

Northern Pintail: Wrights Loop 3/6 (100), Vischer Ferry 3/9, Alcove Reservoir 3/10

Bald Eagle: Hudson 3/10 (9); Selkirk 3/11; Castleton 3/12

Northern Harrier: Selkirk 3/11 (3)

Birdline for March 7, 2018

Birdline summary for week ending March 7

18 reports; 50 species reported

Best of the week:

RED-BREASTED MERGANSER: Lake George 3/04

GREAT CORMORANT: Germantown 3/04 (2), 3/5 (4)

RED CROSSBILL: Bolton Landing 3/04 (2)

EVENING GROSBEAK: Bolton Landing 3/04 (7)

Other notables:

Mute Swan: Germantown 3/1 (4), 3/5 (2)

Black Vulture: Hudson 3/1 (14)

Bald Eagle: Germantown 3/5

Northern Harrier: Glenville 3/7

Rough-legged Hawk: Glens Falls 3/04 (2)

Merlin: Stillwater 3/5

Winter Wren: Earlton 3/1

Birdline for February 21, 2018

Birdline summary for week ending February 21:

28 reports; 43 species reported

Best of the week:

GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE: Stillwater 2/17 (2)

ROSS'S GOOSE: Schuylerville 2/21 (2)

ICELAND GULL: Waterford 2/21

SNOWY OWL: Stillwater 9/16

HARRIS'S SPARROW: Meadowdale 2/16 - 2/21

Other notables:

Mute Swan: Castleton 2/18

Northern Pintail: Stillwater 2/17

Turkey Vulture: 4 reports

Bald Eagle: Hudson River 2/14 (20); Coxsackie 2/14 (2); Cohoes 2/15; Charlton 2/18

Northern Harrier: Valatie 2/18; Kinderhook 2/20

Birdline for January 17, 2018

Birdline summary for week ending January 17:

34 reports, 44 species reported

Best of the week:

REDHEAD: Vischer Ferry Power Plant 1/14 (3), 1/15 (2)

GOLDEN EAGLE: Copake 1/14, 1/15

ICELAND GULL: Port of Albany 1/15

LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL: Port of Albany 1/15

SNOWY OWL: Northumberland 1/11; Ft. Edward 1/11(3), 1/15, 1/16 (2); Albany Airport 1/14 (2), 1/15 (2)

EASTERN PHOEBE: Austerlitz 1/15

LAPLAND LONGSPUR: Northumberland 1/11 (3)

SNOW BUNTING: Northumberland 1/11 (75); Fort Edward 1/15 (2)

RUSTY BLACKBIRD: Palenville 1/16

Other notables:

Birdline for December 6, 2017

Birdline summary for week ending December 6:

9 reports; 32 species reported

Best of the week:

PINK-FOOTED GOOSE: Coxsackie Flats 12/6

CACKLING GOOSE: Coxsackie Flats 12/6

GOLDEN EAGLE: Austerlitz 12/5

Other notables:

Northern Shoveler: Vischer Ferry 12/1 (9)

Northern Pintail: Vischer Ferry 12/1 (6)

Red-breasted Merganser: Saratoga Lake 12/5

Horned Grebe: Saratoga Lake 12/5 (2)

Bald Eagle: Salem 12/2 (7)

Eastern Bluebird: Glenville 12/4 (6)

Yellow-rumped Warbler: Albany 12/2

Birdline for November 15, 2017

Birdline summary for week ending November 15:

15 reports; 63 species reported

Best of the week:

CACKLING GOOSE: Schuylerville 11/10

LONG-TAILED DUCK: Tomhannock 11/11 (19); Queechy Lake 11/12

RED-THROATED LOON: Saratoga Lake 11/9 (2), 11/14 (2)

RED-NECKED GREBE: Saratoga Lake 11/9 (2)

CATTLE EGRET: Canajoharie 11/14, 11/15

BONAPARTES GULL: Saratoga Lake 11/9 (2)

SNOW BUNTING: Saratoga Lake 11/9 (25-30)

RUSTY BLACKBIRD: Vischer Ferry 11/12

Other notables:

Northern Pintail: Vischer Ferry 11/12 (5)

Ring-necked Pheasant: Kinderhook 11/12 (2)

Birdline for November 1, 2017

Birdline summary for week ending November 1:

20 reports; 73 species reported

Best of the week:

LONG-TAILED DUCK: Greenwich 10/29 (6)

RED-NECKED GREBE: Saratoga Lake 10/26 (3)

NORTHERN GOSHAWK: Rensselaerville SF 10/28

LAUGHING GULL: Saratoga Lake 10/30 (2)

RUSTY BLACKBIRD: Saratoga Lake 11/1 (2)

RED CROSSBILL: Rensselaerville SF 10/28 (35)

Other notables:

Brant: Saratoga Lake 10/27 (4), 10/28 (6); New Baltimore 11/1 (30)

Northern Pintail: Stanton Pond 10/27 (12)

Greater Scaup: Loughberry Lake 11/1 (24)

Lesser Scaup: Loughberry Lake 11/1 (35)

Birdline for October 18, 2017

Birdline summary for week ending October 18

16 reports; 65 species reported

Best of the week:

LONG-TAILED DUCK: Saratoga Lake 10/18 (5)

CONNECTICUT WARBLER: Fort Edward 10/14

VESPER SPARROW: Meadowdale 10/12; Kinderhook 10/14; Coxsackie Grasslands 10/15

RUSTY BLACKBIRD: Bog Meadow 10/15 (5)

Other notables:

Snow Goose: Overlook Park 10/14

Ring-necked Pheasant: Schodack Landing 10/13

Ruffed Grouse: Bog Meadow 10/12, 10/15

Pied-billed Grebe: Selkirk 10/12

Bald Eagle: American Oil Road 10/13; New Baltimore 10/13 (2)

Birdline for October 11, 2017

Birdline summary for week ending October 11:

16 reports; 75 species reported

Best of the week:

CACKLING GOOSE: Greenwich 10/7

BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER: Cohoes Flats 10/5 (2), 10/7, 10/10

WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER: Cohoes Flats 10/7

PECTORAL SANDPIPER: Cohoes Flats 10/5 (3), 10/7, 10/10

MOURNING WARBLER: Vischer Ferry 10/5

LINCOLNS SPARROW: Saratoga Spa SP 10/5

RUSTY BLACKBIRD: Saratoga Spa SP 10/5 (2)

Other notables:

Black Vulture: Hudson 10/9

Bald Eagle: Dutchmans Landing 10/6 (3), 10/9

Northern Harrier: Stuyvesant 10/7

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