• A Corn Crake in New York State!

    7 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    No one expected a Corn Crake. But, then, no one expected a Common Greenshanks in New Jersey. And, the message on the NYSbirds listserv this morning was clear:
    A Corn Crake is currently feeding on the north shoulder of the Ocean Parkway east of the Cedar Beach marina... Ken & Sue Feustel
    Now, probably if I was Corey, my response would be to grab my car keys, bins, and camera and go go go. (That is assuming that Corey would not be at work, which he was, which is why I get to write this post.) Instead, I stare at my phone while my brain goes through something like this, “Corn Crake? Is that...
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