Tag Archives: Red-necked Grebe

Birds After the Storms – Mar. 10, 2018

Condolences to all who have endured hardship over the past nine days as two epic storms battered the northeastern United States. Seriously, enough is enough. A few highlight birds of late winter are currently in Morris County. Alex Bernzweig relocated … Continue reading

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Saturday Field Notes; Rusty Blackbird Spring Migration Blitz, Mar. 1, 2014

Today’s field reports contain more of the same: A Red-necked Grebe spends day no. 8 at Clyde Potts Reservoir, Mendham (Chris Thomas, J. Klizas, Tom Gorman). Click on the photo for a larger image. (photo by Chris Thomas) A Canvasback … Continue reading

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Canvasback, Rough-legged Hawk, Red-necked Grebe, Feb. 27, 2014

John J. Collins reported a female Canvasback on the Raritan River at the western end of Duke Island Park, Bridgewater today. Although other sightings probably exist, Canvasback has only one other record in the eBird database for Somerset County in … Continue reading

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Wednesday Field Notes; Weather, Feb. 26, 2014

The Red-necked Grebe, found on Feb. 22, continues today on Clyde Potts Reservoir, Mendham Twp. (Alan Boyd). Joining the Grebe were the usual Common Mergansers and a Ruddy Duck. A light-morph Rough-legged Hawk (RLHA) was reported from Hillsborough Twp. this morning. … Continue reading

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Red-necked Grebe in Mendham Twp.; Ducks on the Raritan, Feb. 25, 2014

A Red-necked Grebe originally found last Saturday, Feb. 22, continues on Clyde Potts Reservoir in Mendham Township (Mike Hiotis). The Raritan River remains the stronghold for waterfowl in the mocosocoBirds region. Jeff Ellerbusch found the following along the Delaware and … Continue reading

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Red-necked Grebe, Rough-legged Hawk, Feb. 23, 2014

Birding and just getting around in general is arduous in Morris and Somerset Counties this winter. Walking trails is exhausting and out of the question in many cases. Most lakes and ponds have been frozen all winter. Field notes are … Continue reading

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Red-necked Grebe in Mendham Twp., Feb. 22, 2014

Red-necked Grebes are reported widely from the New Jersey coast this season. The only Red-necked Grebe reported in Morris and Somerset Counties in 2014, so far, was viewed at Clyde Potts Reservoir, Mendham Township this morning. In fact, this is … Continue reading

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