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New Bird Photographed – Short-billed Dowitcher

Funny story about this species… I didn’t even know I spotted it until I reviewed the pictures I took in May! I ran into a mixed flock of shorebirds at the Coastal Center at Milford Point in Connecticut, which was … Continue reading

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New Bird Photographed – Common Tern

Connecticut continued to be a great place in May to look for new species I’ve never seen before. At the Coastal Center at Milford Point, I found a mixed flock of shorebirds and terns sitting just off shore.  Many of … Continue reading

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New Bird Photographed – Semipalmated Plover

The quest for new shorebirds continued on the Connecticut coast in May. I don’t know if we just picked the right shore spots to go on our single day visit to Connecticut or if it is always this bountiful, but … Continue reading

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New Bird Photographed – Greater Yellowlegs

This year, I spent more time along the Hudson River and the ocean in Connecticut and Rhode Island to fill a large void in my life list… shorebirds!  I’ve always loved sandpipers and plovers, but they aren’t very easy to … 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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