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    2017 Cayman Islands / Bonaire & Curacao / HK (1 day trip to China with Siu Ming)
    2016 celebrate birding 10 year anniversary - 決志:  矢志不渝 、堅定不移地 進行觀鳥, 成為一生一世的嗜好, 天長地久的興趣.
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    2015 (8/14-): Curacao / HK
    2015 (Jan-8/8) log: South Carolina / Seattle
    2014 log: Jamaica / Canadian Rockies / Curacao
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Friendly Badminton Club -    fb

1. Jamaica HS: Saturday from 2:00pm-6:00pm
16701 Gothic Drive, Jamaica NY 11432 (entrance on 168 street)
Facilities: four badminton indoor courts with hardwood floor and permanent lines, heater during winter, big parking lot (can accommodate about 60 cars), 10 minutes walk from F train at 169 street, three big benches around the courts.
Private/group training will be available from 2:00-3:00pm only with additional cost


2/24/2018 (Sat) am

Double-crested Cormorant (FOS).
West Pond:  RWBB.  Finch.  Pintail (FOS), a small group.  Ruddy Duck, a lot.  Shoveler, a lot.  Other ducks.  Hundreds of Snowy Geese (FOS).  Brant.  
Many saw Snowy Owl.

2/17/2018 (Sat) am
Baisley Pond Park & Crocheron Park

Baisley: RWBB (FOS), 3+.  Crow.  Not see Ruddy Duck and Ring-necked Duck.
Crocheron: Common Grackle (FOS), catching an earthworm & eating on a tree branch.  Finch (FOS), a few.  Robin, 10+, one pulling an earthworm (see video).  Junco, a few.  Mourning Dove (2). Cardinal.  Blue Jay.    

  Junco -

  Robin pulling earthworm
2/4/2018 (Sun) am
Baisley Pond Park 

Same ducks - Redhead.  Ruddy Duck.  Ring-necked Duck. Gadwall.  American Wigeon.  Shoveler.  Mallard.  Coot.  Gulls (including Greater Black-backed).  Swan, a pair.  Canada Geese. 

  Shoveler -
  Mallard pair in flight - <1>  
  Redhead -  <1>  

2/3/2018 (Sat) pm
Kissena Park

Hundreds of Canada Geese in the baseball fields.  Shoveler.  Red-bellied Woodpecker.  Blue Jay, a few.  Cardinal. 
1/27/2018 (Sat) earth wormam / pm
Baisley Pond Park / Kissena Park

Same ducks - Redhead.  Ruddy Duck.  Ring-necked Duck. Gadwall.  American Wigeon.  Shoveler, many not too far away.  Mallard.  Coot.  Gulls.  Swan, a pair.  Canada Geese.  Downy Woodpecker.  Possibly Falcon or other bird of prey.
Kissena:  A lot of Mallards, Canada Geese and Ring-billed Gulls.  Shoveler, 10+.  Cardinal.  Red-bellied Woodpecker (have not seen it since 5/14/2017).  Great Blue Heron.

  Shoveler - 
  American Wigeon - 

1/20/2018 (Sat) am / pm
Baisley Pond Park / Kissena Park

Redhead.  Ring-necked Duck. Gadwall.  American Wigeon.  Shoveler.  Mallard.  Coot.  Gulls (Greater Black-backed, Herring, Ring-billed).  Brant.  Canada Geese.  Cardinal.
Ruddy Duck too, pretty complete.    
Kissena: Shoveler.
1/1/2018 (Mon)
New Year's Eve
  It was the second-coldest on record. The temperature was only 10 degrees (minus 12 degrees Celsius) in New York City at midnight.
  The coldest ball drop celebration was in 1917, when it was only 1 degree (minus 17 degrees Celsius).
Noon : Kissena Park, sunny but wind chill temperature 0 degree F
  Northern Shoveler (a couple of males with females).