Monthly Archives: March 2013

Algonquin Park Magic

I go to Algonquin Park at least 5-10 times a year, there’s always something new and exciting to see.  Its a birding photographers dream. My friends Mike and Rick came with me, grabbing a Timss in Arnprior….off we went at … Continue reading

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Birds of a Feather

One of the things I like the most about birding is meeting new people.  They come from all walks of life, rich, poor, young, old, male or female and they all have one thing in common, their love of birds. On … Continue reading

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It’s Not Always a Sure Thing

After leaving Virginia and the Godwit we left hurried to Sussex County in Delaware.  There had been another Crested Caracara seen in this area feeding on a deer carcass. Pressed for time (had to catch the ferry to Cape May) … Continue reading

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Black-tailed Godwit – Chincoteague NWR

We struck out on the Lapwing and moved on to Salem, NJ.  There had been a Crested Caracara in the area most of the winter.  It had been feeding on carrion in the Featherbed Lane, across Auburn-Sharptown Road area.  Rick … Continue reading

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Barnegat Light, NJ

After a good nights sleep, We drove the short distance to New Egypt, NJ.  There had been 3  Northern Lapwings, overwintering on a farm in the area.  We arrived at first light but the Lapwings were nowhere to be seen.  It figures … Continue reading

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Pacific Loon – Morris Plains, NJ

Rick Poulin and I took a trip in search of the 3 overwintering Northern Lapwings in Ocean County, New Jersey.  We left on the 13 day of March in 2013…hmmm lots of thirteen’s. Just before we left I read a … Continue reading

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2013 – Northern Saw-Whet Owl

A lovely spring day.  Great to be alive and birding. We drove down from home via Smiths Falls and took a drive through Chaffey’s Locks.  We saw Trumpeter Swans and a few Canada’s in the water at Chaffey’s.  A lovely … Continue reading

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