Thomas Creek – Specialty Breeding Species

This morning Marie and I decided to kayak up Thomas Creek from the boat launch area at Thomas Creek Preserve in search of some of the localized breeding species like Hooded Warbler, Prothonotary Warbler, Acadian Flycatcher, and Black-bellied Whistling-Ducks. We got to the ramp just before 8AM on a pleasantly cool morning and headed out….

Glauczilla and others at Huguenot

I started this morning at Fort George Island hoping for a few migrants but so far migration has been incredibly slow for passerines. After an hour or so, I decided to head over to Huguenot and practice my photography some more. I spent the morning shooting in shutter priority mode and manually set the ISO…

Banner Day in Dayson Basin!

April 7, 2017 This morning a group of 15 birders visited the U.S. Marine Corps Support Facility – Blount Island, Dayson Basin, where we drove the length of the 2.5 mile elevated berm around the property. We made five stops for stationary observations. We were greeted by chilly weather conditions with temperatures in the low…