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Laughing Gull on the Wirral. 6/2/2015

A trip to see the wintering Ring Ouzel`s in North Wales along with the various scoters got us all rarin` to go. Then as often happens a lifer turns up for a couple of the team. 370 more words

Bird Watching

Birdwatching in New Brighton

So we were going through New Brighton on Friday on the way to a movie. All of a sudden we saw a collection of (mostly) men with cameras, binoculars and scopes following a bird along the shore front. 62 more words

Carnage on the coast!

The title here may be somewhat hyperbolic, but the situation on Gil Grant’s North Carolina beach on November 10 was striking. Gil found 7 dead birds, all of which had been thoroughly dismembered and stripped of flesh. 374 more words

Coastal Environment



turning into the wind,

wings lifting,

spirit soaring.

I took these photo on Bay Pier while visiting Fort De Soto County Park 7 more words

On The Road

Killing time with terns

At least one tern was paying attention.

Which one doesn’t belong? I think that one with the orange legs is a common tern.

“Make room for me!” 183 more words

Bird Photography

Leaning power of risa

This gull — perhaps a non-breeding Laughing gull (Leucophaeus atricilla) — was in the process of abandoning its post on the Manasquan Reservoir. The tip of its dark beak was daubed with a dull hint of red.