ANGRY BIRDphotoANGRY BIRD7 LikesMonarch 4photoMonarch 42 LikesHooded MergansersphotoHooded Mergansers3 LikesRecent Birds on Grand MananJean and I spent the past week on Grand Manan. Birding was quite good on Monday and Tuesday, Sept 18-19th but then northeast winds resulting from the seaward passing of the hurricane plagued us for t…DiscussionRecent Birds on Grand Manan4 LikesLoggerhead ShrikephotoLoggerhead Shrike7 LikesDSCN4565 Hudsonian god…photoDSCN4565 Hudsonian god…1 LikeDSCN4513 Hudsonian godwitphotoDSCN4513 Hudsonian godwit2 LikesSandhill CranesvideoSandhill Cranes3 LikesFALL WARBLERSWith the fall migration well underway there is sure to be lots of head scratching.
Some people love the challenges and others dread those nondescript adults and juveniles. So here are a couple of bir…DiscussionFALL WARBLERS6 LikesRecent Pelagic Birding off Grand MananOn Saturday, August 26th 36 birders sailed out of Seal Cove aboard the Day’s Catch with Captain Peter Wilcox and First Mate Durlan Ingersoll. This was a birding trip, not a voyage for whales and Seaw…DiscussionRecent Pelagic Birding off Grand Manan3 LikesNorthern WheatearphotoNorthern Wheatear8 Likes
Marbled Godwit [Limosa fedoa] Barge marbreeSpotted yesterday at Marsh Creek, Saint John [end of Hanover Street at Haymarket Square], by David Putt.
Remains there today.DiscussionMarbled Godwit [Limosa fedoa] Barge marbree2 LikesHummingbird - 2photoHummingbird - 21 LikeHummingbirdphotoHummingbird1 LikeEclipse - Aug. 21 2017 - 4:04 pmDiscussionEclipse - Aug. 21 2017 - 4:04 pm5 LikesNeed some help identifying birds I saw today.Hello! I saw some birds this morning and need some help to figure out what they are.
I am wondering if one or more of the pics are young starlings, and then another may be a young mourning dove? The…DiscussionNeed some help identifying birds I saw today.1 LikeBlack-and-White WarblerMaybe it's just me, but there seem to be quite a few of these around this year. Usually I only spot a couple each year in my yard, but I am seeing them much more frequently and in other locations. …DiscussionBlack-and-White Warbler4 LikesColibri a gorge rubis Rubis-Throated Hummin…photoColibri a gorge rubis Rubis-Throated Hummin…5 LikesBlack-billed CuckoophotoBlack-billed Cuckoo11 LikesCampylenchia latipes - Wide-footed TreehopperThis little treehopper was on the inside of my patio door. It wanted out. Hard to get a photo there so I put it in a Styrofoam cup with a piece of cellophane over it. Took a few images and let it go…DiscussionCampylenchia latipes - Wide-footed Treehopper4 LikesRSCN3223 Olive-sided FlycatcherphotoRSCN3223 Olive-sided Flycatcher1 Like