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New Bird Photographed – Purple Martin

We started off the month of May with a bang… a weekend trip to Connecticut to photograph birds along the coast. I barely got out of the car at Milford Point when a purple martin flew over.  When I checked … Continue reading

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New Bird Photographed – American Oystercatcher

What do you know… another new bird seen for my life list in Connecticut back in May!  Again, this was at the Coastal Center at Milford Point, Connecticut. While scouring the coastline for shorebirds, I came across my first american … 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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New Bird Photographed – American Wigeon

I got a very brief glimpse of an American Wigeon while at the Coastal Center at Milford Point on the way back home from our weekend getaway. I was hoping to take a digiscope shot, but it was spooked by … Continue reading

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The Connecticut Anniversary Wildlife Extravaganza!

On January 20th, we celebrated our two year anniversary of being married.  We decided to make a weekend of it, book a place to stay, and explore what we could in three days. Our adventure led us along the Connecticut … Continue reading

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