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    Snowies in NYC?

    Due to the great weather, headed down to Jones Beach this afternoon and were in fact able to spot the almost pure white snowy male that has set up shop in the dunes! After trekking out into the dunes for a while on my own, I realized all I had to do was look for the semi-circle of about a dozen...
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    Snowies in NYC?

    Oh that's perfect, Mike! I looked at the eBird site earlier, but I didn't know that you could make it show specific sites, which is perfect. I was just looking at purple splotches :) Looks like Jones Beach is the place to go...apparently a Gyrfalcon was spotted nearby as well according to...
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    Snowies in NYC?

    Time to brave the cold and see if I can spot a Snowy Owl before they take off back north! Has anyone seen them within NYC? I was going to take a trip out to Floyd Bennett soon, as I haven't been there yet. Any tips greatly appreciated. Having a hard time finding any sightings listed, aside...
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    Block Island Best Birding Locations?

    Heading to Block Island in a few days for some R&R with the hubby, but definitely want to do some birding while I'm there. Anything good to see in July? Any recommendations for best places to go? We're there for about 3 days. Thanks!