Sunday 25 September 2011

End of the line. see previous.

I couldn't quite make it.


Beautiful countryside.

Oldest cog railway.

Catbird,  appartment.

Chipmunk, appartment.

House finches, Spectacle Island, Harbor Islands.

Goldfinch, Spectacle Island.

Blue Jay,  Appartment.

Robin,  Appartment.

Laughing Gull?  Plymouth,  Mass.


Boston, from the Islands boat.

Black Swallowtail,  Spectacle Island, Harbor Islands.

Sulphor, Spectacle Island.

Painted Lady, Spectacle Island.

Pearl Cresent.? Spectacle Island.

Buckeye, Spectacle Island.

Skipper,  Spectacle Island.

Morning Dove,  Spectacle Island.

Bobolink,?  Spectacle Island.

Friday 23 September 2011

Massachusetts Part 2, See Previous.

Semi-Palmated Plover,  Plum Island. Parker River National Wildlife Refuge.   This is a significant breeding site for all types of birds and wildlife including Osprey and the endangered Piping Plover.  They do close the beaches in the breeding season.

Semi-Palmated Plover, Georges Island. Boston Harbor.

Bairds Sandpiper.  This bird was among the many Sandpipers and was thought to be a Bairds.

Bairds Sandpiper? Plum Island.

Semi-Palmated Sandpipers, Plum Island

Lesser-Yellowlegs, Plum Island

Lesser-Yellowlegs, Plum Island.

Least Sandpiper, Halibut Point, Mass.

Killdeer,  Georges Island,  Boston Harbor.

Great Egret,  Plum Island.

Great Egret

Snowy Egret, Plum Island.

Blue Heron, Great Meadows, National Refuge,  Mass.

Sanderling,  Salisbury Beach, State reservation,  Mass.