Shopping Cart Link


 







Sign up for our newsletter







Birdwatching in New York City and on Long Island
Deborah Rivel, Kellye Rosenheim

University Press of New England



Contents

• Contents
• Acknowledgments
• Introduction
• MANHATTAN
• Key Sites
• Central Park
• Inwood Hill Park
• Fort Tryon Park
• Sherman Creek and Swindler Cove
• Randall’s Island
• Governors Island
• Hudson River Greenway Biking
• The Battery
• Other Places to Find Birds in Manhattan
• Bryant Park
• Madison Square Park
• Union Square Park
• Washington Square Park
• Morningside Park
• Riverside Park and “the Drip”
• Carl Schurz Park and the East River
• Peter Detmold Park
• Uniquely Manhattan Birding
• BROOKLYN
• Key Sites
• Prospect Park
• Brooklyn Botanic Garden
• Green-Wood Cemetery
• Floyd Bennett Field
• Dead Horse Bay and Dead Horse Point
• Coastal Brooklyn Winter Waterfowl Viewing
• Brooklyn Bridge Park
• Bush Terminal Piers Park
• Brooklyn Army Terminal Pier 4
• Owls Head Park and American Veterans Memorial Pier
• Gravesend Bay
• Calvert Vaux Park
• Coney Island Creek
• Coney Island Creek Park
• Coney Island Pier
• Plumb Beach
• Salt Marsh Nature Center at Marine Park
• Dead Horse Bay and Dead Horse Point
• Canarsie Pier
• Canarsie Park
• Fresh Creek Park
• Hendrix Creek and Betts Creek
• Spring Creek Park
• Other Places to Find Birds in Brooklyn
• Brooklyn Bridge Park
• Bush Terminal Piers Park
• Owls Head Park and American Veterans Memorial Pier
• Calvert Vaux Park
• Plumb Beach
• Four Sparrow Marsh
• QUEENS
• Key Sites
• Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
• Big Egg Marsh, aka Broad Channel American Park
• Jacob Riis Park and Fort Tilden
• Breezy Point
• Edgemere Landfill
• Forest Park
• Queens Botanical Garden
• Alley Pond Park and Oakland Lake
• Other Places to Find Birds in Queens
• Baisley Pond Park
• Rockaway Beach Endangered Species Nesting Area
• Kissena Park and Corridor
• Flushing Meadows Corona Park
• Willow Lake
• World’s Fair Marina
• Highland Park and Ridgewood Reservoir
• Cemetery of the Evergreens
• THE BRONX
• Key Sites
• Pelham Bay Park
• New York Botanical Garden and Bronx Zoo
• Van Cortlandt Park
• Other Places to Find Birds in the Bronx
• Woodlawn Cemetery
• Wave Hill
• Riverdale Park / Raoul Wallenberg Forest Preserve
• Spuyten Duyvil Shorefront Park
• North Brother and South Brother Islands
• STATEN ISLAND
• Key Sites
• Clove Lakes Park
• Great Kills Park
• Blue Heron Park Preserve
• Wolfe’s Pond Park and Acme Pond
• Lemon Creek Park
• Mount Loretto Unique Area and North Mount Loretto State Forest
• Long Pond Park
• Conference House Park
• Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
• High Rock Park and Conservation Center and Moses Mountain
• Mariner’s Marsh Park
• Goethals Pond Complex, Including Bridge Creek, Old Place Creek Park, and Goethals Pond
• Snug Harbor and Allison Pond Park
• Willowbrook Park
• Miller Field, Midland Beach, and South Beach
• Other Places to Find Birds on Staten Island
• King Fisher Park
• Oakwood Beach
• Moses Mountain
• Fort Wadsworth
• Silver Lake Park
• Tottenville Train Station
• Other Greenbelt Parks
• Reed’s Basket Willow Swamp
• LaTourette Park
• In Case You Were Wondering
• Freshkills Park
• Harbor Herons Complex—Shooters and Prall’s Islands
• Staten Island Ferry
• NASSAU COUNTY
• Key Sites
• Jones Beach State Park
• Point Lookout
• Nickerson Beach
• Cow Meadow Park and Preserve
• Oceanside Marine Nature Study Area
• Hempstead Lake State Park
• Massapequa Preserve and Tackapausha Museum and Preserve
• John F. Kennedy Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary, Tobay Beach
• South Shore Winter Freshwater Birding
• Grant Park Pond and Willow Pond
• Lofts Pond Park
• Milburn Pond
• Cow Meadow Park and Preserve
• Camman’s Pond Park
• Mill Pond Park and Twin Lakes Preserve, Including Wantagh Pond and Seaman Pond
• Massapequa Preserve and Tackapausha Preserve
• The North Shore
• Muttontown Preserve
• Leeds Pond Preserve
• Sands Point Preserve
• Whitney Pond Park
• William Cullen Bryant Preserve
• Garvies Point Preserve
• Welwyn Preserve
• Stehli Beach Preserve and Charles E. Ransom Beach
• Centre Island Town Park
• Bailey Arboretum
• Shu Swamp (Charles T. Church Nature Sanctuary)
• Upper and Lower Francis Ponds
• Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park
• Mill Pond in Oyster Bay
• Sagamore Hill
• St. John’s Pond Preserve
• Uplands Farm Sanctuary
• SUFFOLK COUNTY
• Western Suffolk
• Robert Moses State Park
• Sunken Forest at Sailors Haven, and Watch Hill
• Smith Point County Park
• Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge
• Captree State Park and Gilgo Beach
• Caumsett State Historic Park
• Target Rock National Wildlife Refuge
• Tung Ting Pond and Mill Pond
• Sunken Meadow State Park
• Blydenburgh Park
• David Weld Sanctuary
• Connetquot River State Park
• Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park
• Heckscher State Park
• Central Suffolk County, Including the Grasslands
• Wading River Marsh Preserve
• Wildwood State Park
• Hulse Landing Road
• EPCAL
• Calverton Ponds Preserve, Preston’s Pond, and Swan Pond
• “The Buffalo Farm”
• Golden Triangle Sod Farms
• The South Fork and Shelter Island
• Shinnecock Bay and Inlet
• Dune Road
• Cupsogue Beach County Park
• Mecox Bay
• Mashomack Preserve on Shelter Island
• The North Fork
• Orient Point County Park
• Plum Island
• Orient Beach State Park
• Ruth Oliva Preserve at Dam Pond
• Inlet Pond County Park
• Moore’s Woods
• Arshamomaque Preserve
• Arshamomaque Pond Preserve
• Cedar Beach County Park
• Goldsmith’s Inlet Park
• Nassau Point of Little Hog Neck
• Downs Farm Preserve
• Marratooka Lake Park (Marratooka Pond)
• Husing Pond Preserve
• Laurel Lake
• Montauk Peninsula
• Montauk Point State Park and Camp Hero State Park
• Shadmoor State Park and Ditch Plains
• Hither Hills State Park
• Hook Pond
• SPECIES ACCOUNTS
• Rarities
• Accidentals
• Bibliography
• Index

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:06:10 -0500