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Small Chance of ‘Snow’ Showers…

Walking back from the Connecticut shoreline, we had the an encounter with a flock of snow buntings!  I never get to see them at home, so I made the best of my time and snapped some photos. Unfortunately, snow buntings have … Continue reading

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Photos from Hammonasset Beach State Park – March 2014

Earlier in the month, we drove out to Hammonasset Beach State Park for a little bird watching.  I’ve really gotten attached to going to the beach-like areas in Connecticut to compliment my woodland adventures of the Hudson Valley. We joined … Continue reading

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Birds at the Coastal Center at Milford Point

One place that we stopped that was pretty cool was the Connecticut Audubon Center in Milford, CT.  We enjoyed our stop there so much, that we stopped there a second time on the way home. The obvious highlight was a … Continue reading

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Wildlife Photos from 05/10/12 – Peach Hill Park

The wave of migration photos begins today! On day one of ‘Migration Lookout’, I spent a considerable amount of time at Peach Hill Park.  I picked a superb day to be there too, as there was a huge mixed flock … Continue reading

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Wildlife Photos from 08/05/11 – Vassar Farm

For the first time in weeks, Vassar Farm was pretty quiet.  I had a real difficult time finding wildlife to photograph, but at least I photographed two more new butterfly species. At the back ponds, there were plenty of wood … Continue reading

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Wildlife Photos from 07/15/11 – Vassar Farm

Last Friday’s hike through Vassar Farm was one of the best so far this summer in terms of wildlife diversity.  Of the 30 photos I selected, a third of them were different species of butterflies, including one I had never … Continue reading

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Scenery Photos from 07/15/11 – Vassar Farm

Normally, I love the marshy areas of Vassar Farm.  There’s something about seeing herons in their natural habitat with turtles, frogs, & dragonflies that just brightens my day.  In the summertime though, the fields become my favorite spot with an … Continue reading

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