Category Archives: Cape Cod Birding

11/13/10 – BBC Extreme Pelagic #4

I thought I’d post the shots I was able to capture on the BBC Extreme Pelagic a couple weeks ago. It was a highly successful trip with the highlights being Great Skua and Little Gull. I wasn’t able to get … Continue reading

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FORK-TAILED FLYCATCHER – Stamford, CT

There are many words that can describe this bird. But in this case I’ll just stick with WOW!!!! Yesterday, Tina Green found a Fork-tailed Flycatcher at Cove Island in Stamford. I was stuck with school stuff (school and rarities are … Continue reading

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9/26 – Cape Cod Weekend Pelagic

On Sunday morning, 75 excited birders departed Provincetown Harbor aboard the Dolphin 7, setting sail for a much anticipated 6-hour pelagic. The sky was clear, the breeze heavy as we left the harbor. Overall, though, it was a wonderful day … Continue reading

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9/25 – South Beach Aftermath

After grabbing an ice cream to celebrate our good birding at South Beach we were on the road again. Our plan was very risky and almost aggressive in a way. Hit the Harwich Community Gardens, then move up to Wellfleet … Continue reading

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9/25 – Fall at South Beach

Dave Hursh, Jim Orrico and I spent the last Saturday of September at South Beach, one of my favorite birding spots. This trip was led by Mark Faherty for the Cape Cod Bird Club’s Weekend. We enjoyed a fantastic showing … Continue reading

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8/24/10 – Out on Stormy Cape Cod

For the 3rd time in the past couple weeks, James Orrico and I met Dave Hursh at Race Point in P’town, the location of my second IVGU of the winter last January. Because of the storm happening around us, we … Continue reading

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Interesting South Beach Tern

A few odd features on this otherwise normal Common Tern. -AB

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