Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Recent sightings May 26 2015, Spotted Sandpiper, Fulmar

May 14
a couple of Great cormorants on nests at Little Roberts Island,  there were only 5 nests counted there.

Female Spotted Sandpiper ashore at Seal Island.

May 25 Matinicus Rock

 We were down at Matinicus Rock and Keenan spotted this Fulmar
Rare around here unless you go offshore a ways

We saw it go zooming past and out of sight then it came right across the bow again giving a chance to get a few quick shots at it, 

Monday, May 18, 2015

May 15 16, 2015, Red-billed Tropicbird returns to Seal Island

News from Seal Island the Red-Billed Tropicbird is back on the island first seen the morning of May 16, 2015.

 old photo

Matinicus Rock in the morning

Then Warblers on Green's Island


yellow warbler

Parula female

Parula male

chestnut-Sided warbler

there were also, Myrtle, Yellowthroat, black-throated green, balck and white, blackpol, wilsons, ovenbird,